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by (@Bosnaud)

Watch James Bay Keep His Cool Against The Clock In The Stop/Watch Challenge

Meet James Bay, the newest addition to our talented You Oughta Know collective. Just like many YOK newbies before him, we put James to the test with the Stop/Watch Challenge. The British vocalist makes light work of the task—with a quick but impassioned performance of his hit UK single “Hold Back The River.”

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by (@Bosnaud)

Watch This Throwback Vid Of Hozier Covering Pink Floyd Back In His College Days

We all have to start from somewhere, and for Hozier that somewhere was Trinity College back in his native Ireland. Before he was a VH1 You Oughta Know artist, or taking folks to church with his Grammy nominated single, Andrew Hozier-Byrne was a member of Trinity Orchestra—Ireland’s only orchestra entirely ran by students. Back in 2012 —clean-shaven and sans ponytail— Hozier sang lead on the orchestra’s performance of Pink Floyd’s classic album, The Dark Side Of The Moon.

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by (@hernameislex)

Tove Lo, Ingrid Michaelson, Milky Chance + More Caused A Hot Fuss At Palladia’s SXSW Showcase

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Host Ingrid Michaelson, You Oughta Know alum Tove Lo, and more took Palladia‘s Epic Awesome SXSW Showcase by storm on Wednesday evening at Austin’s Cedar Door Grill. In case you missed it, hit the gallery for a photographic journey through the event.

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by (@hernameislex)

MUSIC SEEN: Tori Kelly Shows Off Her Fabulous Curls

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You Oughta Know artist Tori Kelly is a triple threat. She’s got a powerful voice, a colorful personality, and curls to die for.

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Top 20 Countdown: Echosmith Sit Down To Tell Us 5 Things You Oughta Know About Them

We could tell you that Echosmith is based out of LA, composed of four siblings, or that their single “Bright” is a stroke of genius (watch below), but you all know that by now. So instead of spending more time on what you know, we want to share with you what you ought to know about the indie pop band.

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