You Oughta Know

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A 4-Year-Old Bruno Mars Was Once Interviewed By Pauly Shore

First things first: Don’t ask us why we follow Pauly Shore on Twitter. It’s not something we’re proud of, it’s just something that happened along the way. Now that we have that out of the way, let’s get on with the story. Last night, Pauly sent out a tweet that piqued our interest and made our decision to follow him look prescient. The tweet? “Have you seen my interview with 4 year old Bruno Mars, bro?”

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by (@unclegrambo)

Who Is JOHNNYSWIM?

Who is JOHNNYSWIM? Well, for starters, they are VH1′s latest You Oughta Know artist. We also know that this duo is made up of Abner Ramirez and Amanda Sudano Ramirez, and that they’re drawing warm comparisons to the likes of the multiple Grammy winning duo The Civil Wars. But where, pray tell, does a name like Johnnyswim come from? The video above may—or may not!—contain some of the answers you’re looking for…

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Serena Ryder Shows Off Her British, Pirate + President Obama Impersonations

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Will the real Serena Ryder please stand up? We thought we knew everything You Oughta Know about our June artist of the month, but the “Stompa” songbird still has some tricks up her sleeve. And after the Juno-winning, singer-songwriter showed off a hidden talent, we’re not even entirely sure that Serena’s Canadian.

Turns out Serena is a bit of a mimic and often has fun impersonating friends and celebs alike. SNL cameo, anyone? So we tested her skills in a pressure challenge that Ryder accepted full on. From Jamaican to Pirate (aye, why not), Serena dropped little known facts about herself in a range of accents with hilarious results. She even added a new one to her repertoire. Holler at your girl if you need a voice dub, POTUS!

Check them all out in the clip above and don’t forget to return for more exclusive interviews, photos and performances from Serena Ryder during her last week as June’s You Oughta Know star.

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 MUSIC SEEN: You Oughta Know’s Neighbor To The North Serena Ryder Makes Play For NYC

Serena Ryder Breaks Down Her Album Harmony Track By Track

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MUSIC SEEN: You Oughta Know’s Neighbor To The North Serena Ryder Makes Play For NYC

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We’ve been having a blast sharing our June You Oughta Know artist, Serena Ryder‘s, personal photos but now it’s our turn to share ours. VH1 stalked our favorite Canadian singer-songwriter (sorry, Biebs) as she made her way around New York promoting the U.S. release of her Juno Award-winning album Harmony.

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Serena Ryder’s You Oughta Know Week 2 In Photos

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You Oughta Know artist Serena Ryder has been sending her personal photos all month. What was the “What I Wouldn’t Do” singer up to this week in her downtime, at home and on the road?

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Serena Ryder’s You Oughta Know Week 1 In Photos

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Ever wonder what You Oughta Know artists like Serena Ryder do when we’re not obsessively stalking her every move? Why, sending us personal photos of their down time to make our stalking a little easier, natch. June’s YOK sweetheart will be sharing a weekly recap of personal pics exclusively with VH1 all month, so we can get acquainted with the “Stompa” darling in her downtime, at home and on the road.

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The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Serena Ryder

The Scoop: 9 Things You Never Knew About Serena Ryder

By now you’ve undoubtedly heard of June You Oughta Know artist, Serena Ryder. You might recognize this Canadian-born songstress from being featured covering Bruce Springsteen’s “Racing in the Street” on his official website, touring Canada with Melissa Etheridge, or maybe you heard her latest single, “Stompa,” featured on Grey’s Anatomy. If you somehow don’t know about her yet, fire up your Spotify app and listen carefully because you’re not going to want to miss a note of Ryder’s soulful and exuberant scat singing. You can thank us later!

In honor of Serena Ryder’s June 2013 You Oughta Know status, we tasked ourselves with discovering all there is to know about Serena by giving her The Scoop treatment. From her hidden talent to how she burns the bad vibes away, find out the nine things you never knew about Serena Ryder! Read more…