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Biography




In Memory of
Melanie Thornton

1994-1999
From 1994 until 1999 Melanie Thornton was the lead singer of the group La Bouche.

2001
On March 18, 2001 Melanie Thornton released her latest single "Heartbeat".

Melanie Thornton released her first solo album entitled "Ready To Fly" on April 30, 2001.

On September 3, 2001 the single "Makin' Oooh Oooh (Talking About Love)" was released.

November 24, 2001
Melanie Thornton died in a plane crash on November 24, 2001.
This was just 2 days before her new single and album was going to be released.

On November 24 she performed in Leipzig and then she drove to Berlin where she took the plane to Zürich.

"I know we don't have any guarantee that we're gonna live tomorrow.
That's why I live everyday as it was my last."
, she said in one of her last interviews.

2002
La Bouche feat. Melanie Thornton released a single on November 25th. The single "In Your Life", an unreleased song composed by Melanie Thornton, reminds us of what a great singer Melanie was, whose first year death anniversary was on November 24th. There is a video and a best of Album along with the single.

2003
"Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming)" was be re-released on November 24th, 2 years after her death.

A compilation of Melanie Thornton was released on December 1st through X-Cell Records / Sony Music Germany, and is entitled "Memories - Her Most Beautiful Ballads".

The Singles

Title: Love How You Love Me (CD-maxi)
Released: November 2000
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Track 5.
Love How You Love Me (Original Radio Version)
Love How You Love Me (Chicago Radio Remix)
Love how You Love Me (Deep Chilled Store Cut)
Love how You Love Me (Art-of-Soul Tight Mix)
Love how You Love Me (Chicago Main Room Mix)
3:29
3:36
3:43
3:36
5:48

Title: Love How You Love Me (CD-single)
Released: November 2000
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Love How You Love Me (Original Radio Version)
Love How You Love Me (Chicago Radio Remix)
3:29
3:36


Title: Heartbeat
Released: March 18, 2001
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Track 5.
Heartbeat (Radio Version)
Heartbeat (Chicago Radio Remix)
Heartbeat (Tyger Remix)
Forever
Love How You Love Me (Sammy Peralta Remix)
3:54
3:52
6:09
3:04
3:38

Title: Makin' Oooh Oooh (Talking About Love)
Released: September 03, 2001
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Makin' Oooh Oooh (Talking About Love) (Brand New Radio Version)
Makin' Oooh Oooh (Talking About Love) (Album Version (Remix))
Makin' Oooh Oooh (Talking About Love) (Gena B. Good Remix)
I Wish It Was Love
3:20
3:20
4:09
4:16

Title: Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming)
Released: November 26, 2001
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Radio Version)
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Art-of-Soul Tight Mix)
Memories
3:50
3:34
4:22

Title: Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming)
Released: November 24, 2003
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
MM.
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Radio Version)
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Art-Of-Soul Tight Mix)
Memories
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Video)
3:50
3:34
4:22
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Title: Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming)
Released: 2004
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
MM.
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Radio Version)
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Winter Wonderland Mix)
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Art-Of-Soul Tight Mix)
Memories
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Video)
3:50
3:28
3:34
4:22
n/a


The Albums

Title: Ready To Fly
Released: April 30, 2001
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Track 5.
Track 6.
Track 7.
Track 8.
Track 9.
Track 10.
Track 11.
Track 12.
Track 13.
Track 14.
Love How You Love Me
No Tears
Heartbeat
Makin' Oooh Oooh (Talking About Love)
Back On My Feet Again
I Wish I Was Love
Intoxicated
Walk On By
Memories
It's Alright
Too Late
I Apologize
Forever
Love How You Love Me (Chicago Radio Remix)
3:29
3:31
3:54
3:21
3:58
4:16
3:16
3:03
4:22
3:51
3:16
3:53
3:39
3:36

Title: Ready To Fly (New Edition)
Released: November 26, 2001
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Track 5.
Track 6.
Track 7.
Track 8.
Track 9.
Track 10.
Track 11.
Track 12.
Track 13.
Track 14.
Track 15.
Track 16.
Love How You Love Me (Original Radio Version)
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Radio Version)
No Tears
Heartbeat (Radio Version)
Makin’ Oooh Oooh (Talking About Love) (Brand New Radio Version)
Back On My Feet Again
I Wish It Was Love
Intoxicated
Walk On By
Memories
It’S Alright
Too Late
I Apologize
Forever
Love How You Love Me (Chicago Radio Remix)
Heartbeat (Chicago Radio Remix)
3:29
3:50
3:11
3:54
3:20
3:58
4:16
3:16
3:03
4:22
3:51
3:16
3:53
3:39
3:36
3:52

Title: Memories - Her Most Beautiful Ballads
Released: December 1, 2003
Tracklisting:
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Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Track 5.
Track 6.
Track 7.
Track 8.
Track 9.
Track 10.
Track 11.
Track 12.
Track 13.
Track 14.
Track 15.
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming)
Love How You Love Me
Sweet Dreams (Ballad Version)
Heartbeat
Walk On By (Remix 2003)
Fallin' In Love
Forever
Memories
I Wish It Was Love
A Moment Of Love
Straight From The Heart
Say You'll Be Mine
Say It With Love
Take Me To Heaven Tonight
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Remix 2003)
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Title: Memories - Her Most Beautiful Ballads (Russian Edition)
Released: 2003
Tracklisting:
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Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Track 5.
Track 6.
Track 7.
Track 8.
Track 9.
Track 10.
Track 11.
Track 12.
Track 13.
Track 14.
Track 15.
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Radio Version)
Fallin' In Love (New Edit)
Love How You Love Me (Original Radio Version)
Sweet Dreams (Ballad Version)
Heartbeat (Radio Version)
Walk On By (Remix 2003)
A Moment Of Love
Memories
Straight From The Heart
Say You'll Be Mine
Forever
Say It With Love
I Wish It Was Love
Take Me To Heaven Tonight (Ballad version)
Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) (Lovers Remix)
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I n f o r m a t i o n
Biography & Discography © 2001-2014 Niklas Adolfsson

Thanks to Casper Janssen for information.
Thanks to Nolimits for some information.
Thanks to Patrik Blomdahl for some cd-covers and tracklistings.
Thanks to D-man'94 for some tracklistings.

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