Melisa Le Rue is releasing her debut EP. There will be 5 great rhythmically evoking songs, 1 of which that has inspired a global initiative to bring people together through music. Inspiration is pulled from many different places and one of the most inspiring platforms is music. UNITE, written by Melisa Le Rue is an uplifting song with one simple, inspiring message, UNITE.
Half Filipino, half British and culturally inspired, Melisa Le Rue is a singer song-writer whose style is uniquely intriguing and soulfully enriched. Her music lies at the crossroads of Liberal arts and Soul. Beautiful, charismatic, quirky and powerfully driven to express herself through her music to the world, Melisa Le Rue is ready to grace stages from London to New York City. She started her career performing at festivals and music venues with the likes of Yarah Bravo and the Latin Dub sound system in London and Europe, and then she moved to Dubai and started performing Jazz and Soul at events, bars & nightclubs, continually developing her live performance style. With her debut EP launch quickly approaching, she is preparing to take her performances on the road, but this time singing her own songs.
This summer, Melisa Le Rue will debut her self-entitle EP and you have the unique opportunity to be a part of this highly anticipated debut! The EP will have 5 songs, ‘Lost Soul’, ‘So Long’, ‘Let’s Go’, ‘Life is Beautiful’ and the globally inspiring ‘UNITE’. This is the first EP from Melisa Le Rue and the pre-releases are exclusive only to kickstarter supports. This will be a special edition pre-release which will include a bonus track! Our goal is to release the full EP by September 2012, however we need to start preparation now and with your support, we can deliver an amazing EP! . Take a listen to short clips of some songs from the EP!
UNITE has captured the attention of the world famous, two time grammy award winning group, The Soweto Gospel Choir and we have the honor of having this amazing south African choir featured on the song UNITE. This June, we are scheduled to go on a journey to South Africa to record with the choir in preparation for Melisa Le Rue’s debut EP. With your support, this trip will be an amazing documented experience that we hope will touch people from all walks of life once we launch the EP!
Every backer receives awesome gifts along with their fund. From a pre-release of Melisa Le Rue’s great single UNITE featuring the Soweto Gospel Choir, a pre-release physical copy of her signed special edition EP, t-shirts, the project UNITE DVD featuring Melisa Le Rue, the Soweto Gospel Choir and the micheck™ team in South Africa with exclusive interviews to VIP invitations for her special launch events in New York City, Miami, London and Dubai! Take a look below and check out the list of all the cool stuff that you can receive just by backing this amazing project!
- ‘Symbol of Music Lovers World Wide’ Sticker.
- Official ”UNITE’ t-shirt ( choose womens, mens and/or children sizes)
- ‘Symbol of Music Lovers Worldwide’ t-shirt ( choose womens, mens and/or children sizes).
- Pre-release digital single download of ‘UNITE’ featuring the grammy award winning group, The Soweto Gospel Choir.
- Pre-release digital download of Melisa Le Rue’s debut EP.
- Pre-release, physical signed copy of Melisa Le Rue’s debut EP.
- Physical DVD copy of ‘UNITE’ the Documentary of our
South Africa journey.
- Melisa Le Rue artistic expression pin-up poster. (Choose from 4)
- VIP tickets to Melisa Le Rue’s launch events (New York City,Miami,London, Dubai. see Q&A for more info)
- A personal live performance by Melisa Le Rue at your home (Must cover transportation and accommodations for two)
- A live performance by Melisa Le Rue at an event of your choice (Must be within reason and positive and must cover transportation and accommodations for two)
- Your name mentioned in the ‘Thank You’ section of
Melisa Le Rue’s debut EP.
- Your name mentioned in the special credits in the UNITE documentary.
- You interviewed for the UNITE documentary.
- Associate Producer credit in the physical EP booklet insert.
- Associate Producer credit on the UNITE documentary.
- Executive Producer credit in the physical EP booklet insert.
- Executive Producer credit on the UNITE documentary.
- The opportunity to be a part of something great!
Thank you so much for reading!
Don’t forget to fund and spread the word! We are music lovers and hope to reach as many music lovers as we can! Post on your facebook, invite friends to supports! send tweets and get the conversation started on UNITE and what it means to you and your friends and family. There’s a lot of work to do in a short period of time! We are excited about all of the positive music and events to come from this EP. You are a part of something great!
To help Melissa reach her goal, click here to donate – the deadline for donation is Sunday 3rd June