Melinda Elena is a powerful, sultry and versatile, R&B, Jazz & Blues singer and songwriter. Born and bred in South Florida, she has been active in the local music scene since her young teens, as the lead vocalist of multiple bands of several different genres. Melinda Elena, now spearheading her own named band is performing throughout the state and seeking to tour nationally in the near future.
The musicians in her band are all local, top Jazz and Blues musicians that perform regularly with other national bands and now join Melinda Elena as her backing band.
Influences and covers of many R&B and Blues artists including Amy Winehouse, Adele, Bruno Mars, Norah Jones, Sam Smith, Ella Fitzgerald, Tracy Chapman, Sarah Vaughan, Billie Holiday, The Animals, Alicia Keys, Blu Cantrell, BB King and Janis Joplin.
The night moves project is an adult contemporary fusion that covers all genres including r&b, pop, latin, and brazil.
Sample set list
Come together- Beatles
Whats going on – Marvin Gaye
Billie Jean- Michael Jackson
People make the world go round – Stylistics
Oye Como Va – Santana
Human nature- Michael Jackson
Sweetest Taboo – Sade
Sweet Love – Anita Baker
Too High- Stevie Wonder
Disco and More
Betty Padgett and The Fabulous Krush Band have been performing together in the Tri County of South Florida since 1999.
Set List includes classic R&B, Disco, Motown and Top 40 spanning several decades including well-known hits such as Chain of Fools, Superstition, My Girl, Billie Jean, Uptown Funk, Bad Girls, Ladies Night, Brick House, Gotta give it up, Blurred Lines, Treasure, Let’s get it on, Jumpin Jack Flash, Give It To Me Baby, Long Train Runnin, Honkey Tonk Woman, Cruisin, and many more.