Miss Melody Mir International

She participated in the 1989 “Self Destruction” piece created by the Stop the Violence Movement. AllMusic said that her single, “Hype According to Ms. Melodie”, featured an “aggressive style” and was “excellent”. Ms. Melodie and the rest of BDP appeared in the Keenen Ivory Wayans film I’m Gonna Git You Sucka. Her only album, Diva, was released the following year by Jive/RCA Records and was largely produced by KRS-One, with contributions from Sam Sever and the Awesome 2’s DJ Teddy Tedd. The single “Wake Up, Wake Up” reached the Top 20 of Billboard’s Hot Rap Singles chart; the music video to its follow-up single “Live on Stage” was a hit on video stations. She appeared in the music video for Queen Latifah’s single “Ladies First,”