Jazz Blues and More
Melva Houston is an internationally known jazz and blues singer, loved the world over for her smoky jazz standards and soulful blues. Melva wows crowds with her inviting presence and wins over the hearts of all who hear her.
A native of Memphis, Tennessee, Melva began her career with gospel performances. At the age of 16, she moved into R&B as a backup singer for Stax Records where she recorded R&B greats such as Isaac Hayes, Otis Redding, Rufus Thomas, Wilson Pickett and Sam and Dave.