Melissa Jane is a singer-songwriter based right here on the Mornington Peninsula. ‘Happy Birthday in Heaven’ is her debut single. Melissa wrote this song to help people deal with their grief after a loved one has passed, on the anniversary of their birthdate. She hopes that this song will help people get through the day, when they are remembering their loved one.
Melissa started writing the lyrics to ‘Happy Birthday in Heaven’, after her own experience with grief and loss. The focus of the song is to help others who have lost someone that they love.
A percentage of all profits from the sale of the single ‘Happy Birthday in Heaven’ will be donated to ‘Too Beautiful For Earth Inc.’, a Victorian not for profit organisation established to provide information to those who have been touched by the loss of a much-wanted baby through miscarriage.
‘Happy Birthday in Heaven’s’ release date in online stores was on Thursday January 14, 2016. Melissa’s passion is music and writing lyrics that people can relate to. Her influences include other singer/songwriters including Tori Amos, Alicia Keys, and Missy Higgins.
Melissa has a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology/Communications), Graduate Diploma in Psychology, and a Master of Counselling. Her area of interest is in dealing with emotions, in particular grief.
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