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

Meet the new faces of Canadian hip hop

In a post-Drake era, these 10 artists are redefining how the genre looks and sounds.

Here's everything you need to know about Shawn Mendes' new single

"If I Can't Have You" includes nods to Toronto and British band the 1975.

12 albums you still can't find on streaming services

From Feist to Frank Ocean, certain artists' online discographies are still incomplete.

10 Canadian songwriters who are penning the biggest hit songs right now

While Canadian artists like Drake and Shawn Mendes have been topping the charts lately, these homegrown songwriters have been dominating behind the scenes.

The 2018 Juno nominees' guide to Vancouver

See where this year's nominees will be hanging out while they're in town.

Michael Bublé's 5 best Juno moments

We look back at the singer's most memorable appearances at the award show over the years.

Quiz: How well do you know this year's Juno nominations?

Test your knowledge of the 2018 Juno Awards!

From Arcade Fire to the Weeknd: the stories behind this year's Juno-nominated singles of the year

How much do you know about how these artists wrote their hit songs?

Michael Bublé praises this year's Juno Awards for 'celebrating the future' of Canadian music

Bublé is set to host this year's Junos in Vancouver.

Ed Robertson, Weaves and more reveal who their Junos dream dates would be

Who would you take to the Junos as your date?

'It blows me away that song isn't used at every wedding': Juno artists reveal their most underrated songs

Barenaked Ladies' Ed Robertson, Whitehorse, Weaves and more share.

Watch Arcade Fire kiss Deadmau5's head, shout out their peers in first Junos appearance

The Montreal band won four Juno Awards in 2011.

The 2018 Juno nominations, by the numbers

We take a closer look at this year's Juno Award nominations.

Arcade Fire and Daniel Caesar lead 2018 Juno Award nominations

Jessie Reyez, Arkells and the late Gord Downie are also among the nominees. Read the full list now.

The 2017 Golden Globes: the biggest surprises and snubs from this year's nominations

Looking at this year's nominations, from The Big Sick getting shut out to Ridley Scott's last-minute submission.