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

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