If you enjoyed the watching Melanie live in Afghanistan then Melanie’s editor recommends checking out her song “Distant Star”. The song explores a slower pace and gives a powerful sense of longing. Above all, it’s great gateway into Melanie’s music.
A voice like chocolate. Musical diversity. Power. Sunshine. Love & soulfulness. Combine all this with an entertainer, whose blithe spirit has created fantastic songs and 6 albums. Singer-songwriter Melanie Dekker from Vancouver, Canada will move you with her lyrics and world class percussive guitar style. She’s been the support act for Bryan Adams, Russell Peters, & Faith Hill. In other words, her tunes will surely take you on a ride and fire up your heart.
Live in Afghanistan
Christmas 2009 – Invited to tour for 4 days, live in Afghanistan, with Canada’s General (Chief of Defence) Walter Natynczyk. Canadian, Dutch, and American troops welcome Melanie for 11 concerts in 36 hours. Accompanied by comedian Mike Macdonald, the Chief of Defence Staff for Canada: General Walt Natynczyk, and the US Ambassador: David Jacobson. Melanie Dekker and her Canadian Forces escort, Lt Daphne Dale shot this footage.