Melanie's grandmother is the one who inspired her to sing
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Facts About Melanie Martinez Every Superfan Should Know
2. Melanie's grandmother is the one who inspired her to sing
Melanie says her grandmother inspired her to start singing and, in 2012, the New York native auditioned to be on NBC’s The Voice. She chose to be on Adam Levine’s team because why the hell not. The song she auditioned with was Britney Spears' "Toxic".