Melanie Fontana is a multi-platinum, Billboard #1 songwriter. She is most recently noted for co-writing “Boy With Luv” for Halsey & BTS, which landed them in the Guinness Book of World Records for “most viewed YouTube video in 24 hours” as well as “most viewed music video in 24 hours”. In the weeks prior, “CROWN”, a song Melanie also co-wrote, was released by the Korean boyband TXT. “CROWN” shattered a similar world record for most views on a K-pop MV In 24 hours.
Most recently, the single was just awarded a platinum certification by the RIAA, making “Boy With Luv” only 1 of 10 singles in the U.S. to earn that status so far in 2019. She has songs & singles recently released with Halsey, BTS, Britney Spears, The Chainsmokers, Justin Bieber, R3hab, Daya, Aaron Carter, Shawn Hook, Krewella, The Band Perry, Astrid S & more. In Asia, she has had singles & album releases with Girls Generation, Everglow, TXT, Minzy, Flowsik, F(x), Hyolyn, Tiffany, BP Rania, Melody Day, IOI, Kumi Koda, Jay Park and is known for co-writing BTS’s single “Euphoria” off of their #1 Billboard & RIAA certified Gold album, ‘LOVE YOURSELF: Answer’. She has co-written songs & collaborated with artists & writers such as Will.i.Am, Afrojack, Meghan Trainor, Icona Pop, Danja, Kungs, Marshmello, Lauren Christy, Leland, The Stereotypes, Vindata, Benny Benassi, Grey, Jake Miller, Marty James, Jordan Knight, Nick Carter, TLC, Simple Plan, Josh Kelley & Lady Antebellum. Upcoming releases include DeathbyRomy, BTS, TXT and many more.
In 2015, Melanie & Dj tyDi were awarded “most played song” on BPM Sirius/XM for their co-written collaboration “Redefined”, on which she was featured as a vocalist.