Mel Chanté is a poet, writer, voice and author of poetry book, Brown Butter, living in Brooklyn, New York.
Introduced to poetry and the piano by her father, who was also a poet, musician and author, combined with her mom placing her in arts and music programs, Mel's been expressing her passions since childhood. Originally home to Boston, Mel's mix of soul, presence and poetry lulls ears and hearts to listen and vibe. Combined with her natural storytelling is her creative eye for visuals, curating content around her poetry in a myriad of ways. Mel booked her own European book tour in November 2019, selling out her books in Copenhagen, Denmark, and performing at venues in London and Berlin. Mel also hosts a monthly open mic in Brooklyn, Brown Butter Poetry & Vibe, and is the creator of self-talk community platform, Vow To Self. You can stay up to date with Mel on social media and her website: melchante.com.