THE SPEED INTERVIEW: Why Does Vance Joy Think Kangaroos Are Creepy?

by (@BHSmithNYC)

Acoustic loving Australian Vance Joy is September’s VH1 You Oughta Know artist! Find out why he thinks kangaroos are cool but still creepy and what advice he has for aspiring musicians.  Check back all month long to see exclusive interviews and videos with Vance Joy at VH1′s You Oughta Know.

7 Reasons Why You Should Care About Jhené Aiko



R&B singer Jhené Aiko gained a strong following with the release of her mixtape Sailing Soul(s) in 2011. She may have attracted more listeners with features from Kendrick Lamar, Kanye West and Drake but it’s her profound songwriting and soulful voice that has kept her fan base growing. Today marks the release of her highly anticipated first studio album Souled Out. Find out why you should pay attention to this petite singer who uses her mic to tell her story.

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10 Times P!nk Took Flight In The Middle Of A Performance



By Christopher Rosa 

While P!nk has been delivering hits since 2000, she’s been doing something the past five years that’s particularly amazing: Taking flight during her performances! If you’ve watched a recent televised P!nk performance, nines times out of 10 she’s suspended in the air. Whether held up by a harness, acrobatic sheets or a giant revolving ball (yup), P!nk is soaring like a G6 and cementing her place as pop music’s most daring performer. Seriously, how can she be upside down, contort herself into crazy positions and manage to sound pitch perfect?

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Exclusive Video Premiere: “If You Lose Her” by JOE

by (@TaylorFerber)

R&B star JOE has come a long way since his “I Wanna Know” days. His new album Bridges (which features Kelly Rowland) is inspired by his life relationships, which we already get a peak of in his new video “If You Lose Her.”

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