Mel began his professional career as a vocalist and songwriter in 2001. Attracting audiences internationally and stateside. Now a former Member of The Miracles, he looks forward, continuing to create soulful ballads.
He grew up singing in local bands and performed his way through college. While in the Marines, he carted around a set of conga's and taught his buddies the art of hand drumming. He has always known that music and performance would take the lead in his life. A singer, actor, songwriter, dancer, and percussionists his talents have allowed him to perform with the likes of Al Green, Journey, The Chi-Lites and a host of other accomplished musicians.
His theatre journey includes appearances in a variety of productions and has blessed him with a Zoni for his appearance in 5 Guys Named Moe.
Mel is a principal drummer and director with Kawambe - Omowale African Drum and Dance Theatre. Kawambe is a premier African Drum and Dance Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona.
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