Ever since Melanie Amaro won our hearts, souls and the title as winner of The X Factor, we’ve been anxiously awaiting the day we could check out her debut record to see what this girl can bring. Well that day has come — US Weekly has her new single “Don’t Fail Me Now” streaming on their site!

Give Melanie’s buoyant pop song a listen and let us know what you think — did Simon Cowell  and Co pick the right contestant to win The X Factor? Is her sound what you were expecting?