Melanie Ruth Blatt is an English female singer, born 25 March 1975 at University College Hospital in the London Borough of Camden and is named after Melanie Safka. Melanie is a solo singer and a member of All Saints. Melanie is 1. 62m (5' 3"), has a French Jewish mother and a Jewish father whose ancestors were from Poland and Russia  and a younger sister called Jasmine Blatt whose name was chosen by Melanie. She was raised in both England and France. Melanie has one daughter, Lilyella, with former partner Stuart Zender, one-time bassist with Jamiroquai.