Melanie Anne Safka-Schekeryk is an American singer-songwriter. Known professionally as Melanie, she is best known for her hits "Brand New Key", "Ruby Tuesday", "What Have They Done to My Song Ma", and her song about performing at the 1969 Woodstock Music Festival, "Lay Down".
- Born: February 3, 1947 (age 72), Astoria
- Aliases: Melanie Ann Safka, Melanie Anne Safka-Schekeryk, Melanie Safka
- Genre: Country
- Websites: http://www.melaniesmusic.com/