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

Watch drag superstar Priyanka play Jam or Not a Jam

The Toronto pop artist recently released 'Bad Bitches Don't Cry' featuring Ralph.

Montreal hit-makers Banx & Ranx break down 5 of their biggest hits

The Juno-nominated production duo explain their process, whether working with Canadian newcomers or international superstars.

Shania Twain's albums, ranked

The country-pop superstar recently released her 6th studio album, Queen of Me.

Juno nominees 2023: snubs and surprises

From Arcade Fire's unexpected inclusion to celebrating first-timers, here's our take on this year's nominees.

10 Canadian artists who broke out in 2022

Get to know the Canadian artists who are up next: Aysanabee, Isabella Lovestory, Softcult, Skiifall and more.

Carly Rae Jepsen's albums, ranked

The Canadian pop star recently released her 6th studio album, The Loneliest Time.

Johnny Orlando: 5 songs that changed my life

To mark the release of the pop star's debut album, Orlando looks back at the music that shaped him.

6 LGBTQ2S+ musicians celebrate the artists who came before them

T. Thomason, iskwē, Adria Kain and more tell us who has inspired them, and what we should listen to during Pride.

10 quotes from Shania Twain's new documentary that illustrate her immense influence

The Canadian country-pop star has released Not Just a Girl on Netflix, looking at her nearly 40-year career.

How Asian–Canadian artists are incorporating their heritage into their music

Whether it's lyrically, visually, or sonically, these 5 acts are using music to engage with their Asianness.