Melody Lau

Associate Producer, CBC Music

Melody Lau is a Toronto-based writer for CBC Music. She can be found on Twitter @MelodyLamb or email

Latest from Melody Lau

Drake postpones the release of upcoming album, Certified Lover Boy

‘My energy has been dedicated to recovery,’ the rapper, who recently underwent surgery, wrote to fans.

21 songs turning 20 this year, from Glenn Lewis, Nelly Furtado, Nickelback, and more

'The Hamster Dance' to 'Cigarettes and Chocolate Milk': let's travel back to 2001

Neil Young has sold 50% of his 1,180-song catalogue

The Canadian icon is the latest musician to make this big move following the news of artists like Bob Dylan, Lindsay Buckingham and Lil Wayne selling the rights to their music to investment companies.

16 disco songs that added sparkle to this lacklustre year

Fabulous music from Kylie Minogue, k-os, BTS, Shawn Mendes, Jessie Ware and others.

10 Canadian music videos that had us glued to our screens in 2020

Featuring Drake, the Weather Station, Lido Pimienta and more.

Dave Grohl covers Drake and Peaches in new Hanukkah music series

The Foo Fighters front man has teamed up with superstar producer Greg Kurstin for 8 exclusive performances.

Cartel Madras wants to introduce you to Calgary's new hip-hop scene

CBC Music’s Beyond the 6 series takes a closer look at burgeoning hip-hop scenes across Canada.

Meet Sinful Poet, the rapper bringing Afro music to Canada's East Coast

This rising artist fuses his Sierra Leone roots with his love of hip hop.

'You deserved to be there': celebrities react to the Weeknd's Grammy snub

Scooter Braun, Drake, Elton John and more are expressing their disappointment online.

What makes a K-pop group? The complicated debate over non-Korean groups

South Korea's BTS is one of the world's biggest acts. It's natural that others want to replicate that success.