Opening Act

Melanin Gaud

I am Melanin Gaud (or Mel G) I’m a l hiphop artist out of San Diego, CA (in TX)and Music is my life! I’ve been rapping dang near all of it

Placed 3rd

in their group

Thank you from all of us at the Opening Act and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. This amazing organization is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected.


Links provided below are for convenience. Opening Act™ cannot take responsibility for pages maintained by external providers. Please contact our support team to report any inappropriate, offensive, or broken content.

Melanin Gaud - S.H.I.P. (seeking Happiness In People)

Melanin Gaud - Prayed 4 This

The Marathon Continues (TMC)

Hands Up


What do you enjoy most about being a musician?

I enjoy having the freedom of creativity and expression as a musician. The feelings one can spark with words or a few notes is truly phenomenal.

Which musician would you like to collaborate with?

Most likely Kendrick, j Cole ,or Drake or lecrae

If you were the next Opening Act, what would you do with $10,000?

I would use the $10,000 to pay for studio time in advance, promote my music, build my Fanbase ….also buy toiletries and food and give them out to the homeless