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Meiko

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Meiko's songs find common ground between indie pop and coffeehouse folk, with her distinctive alto vocals sharing the spotlight alongside acoustic guitars, pianos, and unique arrangements. A longtime songwriter, Meiko was raised in the small town of Roberta, Georgia, where she discovered her love for public performance after singing at a Southern Baptist church. She then took up the guitar, playing her father's Gibson before receiving her own instrument as a birthday present. At the age of 18, Meiko left home for greener pastures, eventually resettling in Los Angeles and scheduling recurring performances at the Hotel Café, a popular haven for L.A.-based singer/songwriters. Meiko's self-titled album appeared in September 2007. Eventually every track on the album would find song placement in such high-profile TV shows as Grey's Anatomy. She soon found herself receiving a considerable amount of attention on the digital folk music charts. Boosted by her Internet popularity, Meiko signed a contract with MySpace Records/DGC in June 2008, and a re-release of her endearing debut album followed in September. Amid a campaign of Internet videos and promotion, the follow-up album The Bright Side arrived in May of 2012. In 2014, Meiko unveiled a moodier, bass-heavy sound with her third full-length album, the Jimmy Messer-produced Dear You on Fantasy Records. The Fantasy-issued Lovers & Fighters EP from early 2015 was followed in October of that year by a self-released EP, Live Songs from the Hotel Cafe, which featured live renditions of several fan favorites as well as a new song called "Perfect Fit." Finding further success without a label, Meiko issued her fourth LP, Moving Day, in the summer of 2016, reaching number nine on Billboard's Heatseekers chart while also cracking the Top 200. ~ Andrew Leahey
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Stations Featuring
Meiko

    Female Focus

    Female Focus
    5 songs

    Late Night Mix

    Late Night Mix
    1 song

Albums by
Meiko

Top Songs by
Meiko

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Maybe Next Year (X-Mas Song)
  3.   Leave The Lights On
  4.   Bad Things
  5.   Stuck On You
  6.   Boys with Girlfriends
  7.   Be Mine
  8.   Piano Song
  9.   I'm Not Sorry
  10.   Under My Bed
  11.   Reasons To Love You
  12.   Abracadabra
  13.   Dear You
  14.   Sittin' Here
  15.   Our Love is Here To Stay
  16.   I Wonder
  17.   Thinking Too Much
  18.   When The Doors Close
  19.   Hawaii
  20.   Heard It All Before
  21.   Let It Go
  22.   Hiding
  23.   You're Mine (The Chase)
  24.   Wonderful Christmastime
  25.   Deep Sweat
  26.   Wake Up
  27.   The Cloud Song
  28.   The Very Thought of You
  29.   Leave The Lights On by Morgan Page
  30.   Lie To Me
  31.   Walk By
  32.   Sleep
  33.   Said And Done
  34.   If He Doesn't Love You
  35.   How Lucky We Are
  36.   Lose It
  37.   Oh My Soul
  38.   Go to Hell
  39.   I'm In Love
  40.   Good Looking Loser
  41.   Raincoat Song
  42.   Weather for the Better
  43.   Sweeter
  44.   Real Real Sweet

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