Who is Melissa Brooke? An 19-year-old, tall, Texas drink of water, Melissa is an involved teenager who is very passionate about anything she does, and is always ‘on the go’. Growing up just outside Fort Worth in Crowley, Texas, much of her youth was spent on her grandfather’s cattle ranch where she learned to ride horses, becoming very good at barrel racing and competing in many local and area events. At 14, the family moved to Port Aransas where she found new interests in surfing and four wheeling, while “honing” her singing and songwriting skills at school, church, beach hangouts, and local venues.
Melissa Brooke has been performing around South Texas opening for acts such as Josh Abbott Band, Pear Ratz, Pat Green, Cody Johnson, Turnpike Troubadours and many more…Melissa kicked off the Buckin for Boobs Rodeo in Robstown, TX by singing the National Anthem and recently returned from Las Vegas where she performed many locations for the 2012 WNFR and has been invited back 2013 to the NRS Stage @ the MGM Grand. Fans won’t be disappointed by this Texas Country Artist she aims to please and will do just that.
Melissa Brooke has been nominated for “New Female Vocalist of the Year” by the Texas Regional Radio Association and will be attending the Awards Show in Arlington TX on April 21st.
Melissa Brooke can be heard on many local Radio Stations throughout the South Texas Coastal Bend, West Texas and on into NM and Colorado. Melissa released 2 singles this year to Texas Radio with both placing in the top 50 on the Texas Music Charts. Sticky Situation her Debut single made its way all the way to #35 with Texas Rubye still climbing at #43. Melissa continues to attract new fans and gain support.
Melissa just finished recording six tracks completing her debut studio album with Bill Green at BGM in San Antonio over Winter Break and is excited about the Debut Release January 22, 2013.
So now you know who Melissa Brooke is and yes, she is definitely a natural.