Monday, August 5, 2013
Leilah "Make Believe"
Click here to take survey After you weigh in tweet ME at Twitter.com/artseesdiner @artseesdiner and you will be entered to win an ArtSees Diner Radio prize pack. Listen to an interview tonight at 8pm, or catch it in archived! Leilah is a performer, songwriter and daughter of Woodstock's hit singer/songwriter Melanie.On the road since she was 8 yrs old, she is now focusing on her solo career as a writer/artist. Leilah Hayman joins Mary E. as she celebrates the her new album, "Make Believe." Leilah isn't new to music. She was born to it. It is her birthright. Her first top 10 hit in Canada came at the age of eight, with "Grandma We Love You". She has traveled the world in a musical family, the daugher of Melanie ("I've Got A Brand New Pair of Rollerskates", "Look What They've Done To My Song"), and part of the group safka (with her sister, Jeordie, and brother, Beau). She's played the NYC clubs, The Bottom Line and The Bitter End, as well as world festivals across Europe. Along with singing background vocals on many of her mother’s projects, shows, and tours, Leilah has sung with artists like Bob Dylan, Arlo Guthrie, Dion, Mike Pinera of Iron Butterfly, Mickey Dolenz (The Monkees), Three Dog Night, Jefferson Starship, Ritchie Havens, Wolfman Jack, The Platters, The Coasters, and more. She has been featured (with Safka) in Billboard, People Magazine, and Rolling Stone. You can also cast your vote at HERE!