Mélanie De Biasio Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Mélanie De Biasio Quick Info
Height 5 ft 5 in
Weight 50 kg
Date of Birth July 12, 1978
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Hair Color Dark Brown

Mélanie De Biasio is a Belgian jazz singer, flutist, and composer who has released a number of tracks, extended plays, and albums such as A Stomach Is BurningYour Freedom Is the End of MeBlackened CitiesLiliesNo DealThe Flow, and Gold Junkies. Moreover, she has also been a recipient of honors like Medaille Chevalier Wallon and Cavaliere Della Stella d’Italia.

Born Name

Mélanie De Biasio

Nick Name

Mélanie

Melanie De Biasio pictured while performing at an event in November 2017
Melanie De Biasio pictured while performing at an event in November 2017 (Eric de Redelijkheid / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Sun Sign

Cancer

Born Place

Charleroi, Hainaut, Belgium

Residence

Brussels, Belgium

Nationality

Belgian

Education

Mélanie De Biasio got enrolled at the Royal Conservatory of Brussels and studied singing. Also, she was awarded the first prize with a degree of the highest distinction.

Occupation

Singer, Flutist, Composer

Genre

Jazz

Instruments

Vocals, Flute

Labels

Igloo Records, PIAS Recordings

Melanie De Biasio as seen while smiling for a picture in Rosseau Lake, Muskoka in September 2019
Melanie De Biasio as seen while smiling for a picture in Rosseau Lake, Muskoka in September 2019 (Melanie De Biasio / Instagram)

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 5 in or 165 cm

Weight

50 kg or 110 lbs

Race / Ethnicity

White

Mélanie De Biasio is of Belgian descent on her mother’s side and has Italian roots on her father’s side.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Hazel

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Sports short hair
  • Whispering chant
Melanie De Biasio performing at the European Border Breakers Awards Show 2015 in Stadsschouwburg Groningen, Netherlands
Melanie De Biasio performing at the European Border Breakers Awards Show 2015 in Stadsschouwburg Groningen, Netherlands (Suzanne Schols / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Mélanie De Biasio Facts

  1. She was 3 years old when she started learning ballet and when she was 8 years of age, she began playing the Western concert flute.
  2. While growing up, Mélanie De Biasio was a fan of bands like Nirvana, Portishead, Pink Floyd, and Jethro Tull and at the age of 15, she became a part of a rock band.
  3. In the year 2011, she collaborated with the non-profit organization Avanti and started working with prisoners in a collective creative process using voice, movement, breath, and rhythm. The combined efforts resulted in a critically acclaimed performance in the prison.
  4. On October 6, 2017, Mélanie De Biasio released her 3rd studio album titled Lilies via PIAS Recordings and the album comprised of songs like Your Freedom Is the End of Me, Let Me Love You, LiliesAfro BlueBrother, and And My Heart Goes On. It was also ranked at number #3 on the Belgian Albums (Ultratop Flanders) chart and at number #35 on the French Albums (SNEP) chart.
  5. She has struggled with a serious pulmonary infection which made her lose her ability to sing for a year and that was the time when she developed her characteristic whispering chant.
  6. Over the years, Mélanie has won several awards including the 2015 Gilles Peterson’s Worldwide Award for “Best Live Act”, 2016 D6BELS Award for “Musician Of The Year”, and 2017 Music Industry Award for “Author & Compositor Of The Year”.

Featured Image by Eric de Redelijkheid / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0

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