Australia (Sharewellnewswire.com) August 23, 2012 - It's Official …. Australian singer/actress Melissa Tkautz is back and hotter than ever! After having her greatest hits package 'The Hits & More' made available on August 10th it was verified a complete triumph as it hit the iTunes dance chart at #16 and entered the Australian ARIA chart at #29.
Following the huge 'Barbie Girl' Australia Day Lamb campaign and her staring role in the comedy 'Swift and Shift Couriers' Melissa is thrilled to again be heating up the charts and dance floors around the country. The album was launched on August 10th live on Channel 7's 'The Morning Show' and kicked–off her national tour at the 'Star Sydney Casino' that night.
Two decades after starring in soapie juggernaut 'E-Street' and releasing her #1 smash-hit 'Read My Lips' Melissa celebrated by releasing her best of package which showcases two decades of hits .... and a few surprises!
For over 20 years Melissa Tkautz has graced Australian screens and filled the charts and dance floors around the country with her truly iconic and infectious sounds. Melissa's unique brand of pop-infused goodness mixed with decadent dance beats has been a staple of many a music lovers playlist and Melissa shows no signs of slowing. The exciting release titled 'Melissa Tkautz: The Hits & More' features all her era defining hits. For the first time, fans can have the song that started it all 'Read My Lips,' plus other hits such as 'Sexy Is The Word,' 'Skin to Skin,' 'My House,' 'Is It?' 'Glamorous Life,' 'Easily Affected,' and the club smash collaboration with DJ Nick Skitz 'I Want Your Love,' as well as everything in-between! Not content with just the hits, Melissa has also decided to include unreleased tracks, remixes and 12” rarities plus a brand new offering!
*2012 High-res images, and interviews with Melissa are available upon request.