Miley Cyrus Performs with Melanie for the Happy Hippie Foundation – Watch the Video! (@MileyCyrus)


Melanie Safka, the legendary folk rock singer more commonly known asMELANIE, is recognized internationally for her hit tracks Brand New Key, Look What They’ve Done To My Song Ma, Peace Will Come (According To Plan), and more. Singer songwriterMELANIErecently joined pop music starMiley Cyrusto perform and record a number of tracks for Cyrus Backyard Sessions series, presented by theHappy Hippie Foundation. The videos are part of a major social media initiative between Cyrus and Facebook where charitable donations can be made throughthe site.

TheHappy Hippie Foundationis designed to fund programs and help provide homeless youth, LGBT youth and other vulnerable youth populations with consistent support services, education and employment opportunities.

If you watched the old #BackyardSessions videos you’ll probably recognize this one…Here’s one of Melanie Safka’s…

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Miley Cyrusis a self-proclaimed fan ofMELANIE, having previously recorded Look What They’ve Done To My Song Ma to widespread acclaim and having used the song for the Free the Nipple campaign. Cyrus callsMELANIE,a hippie hero and always a prophet of a peace,on her Facebook page. Following the Session, Miley Cyrus added, it was such a magical day… It was a dream to sing beside her.

MELANIEshares,Here’s our Miley, taking action to have an impact on the world, in the tradition, not only of the Woodstock generation, but artists who are determined to make a difference.She adds,Miley is the voice of unity in a divisive world.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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