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Artist of the Week: Vance Joy to Perform in Phoenix

vance-joyImage Courtesy of Billboard.com 

Each week Valley Girl likes to bring you the hottest artist, band or electronic DJ coming to the Valley.  This hot artist of the week is none other than Vance Joy.  This amazing artist will perform in the Valley soon, and you don’t want to miss it!

Where: Vance Joy will perform at the Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix, Arizona.
When: Monday, Nov. 24
Details: The concert will begin at 8 p.m. Tickets are for sale HERE.

Check out five fun facts you might not have known about the “Rip Tide” singer below.

1.  Vance Joy’s real name is James Keogh.

2.  You might not pick up on the accent while he is singing, but this top charting singer is from Australia.

3.  James was once a huge football player.  He was part of the Victorian Football League and won their best first year player award in 2008.  He eventually gave up his football career for music.

4.  His first single was title “From Afar” and was released in January 2013 on his debut EP God Loves You When You’re Dancing.

5.  Vance Joy is serving as the opening act on the “1989” tour for Taylor Swift.

You’ve probably heard of his hit song “Rip Tide.” If you’ve yet to hear it, check out the music video below!

Below is Vance Joy’s song “Play With Fire.”

Below is the Vance Joy “Mess is Mine” music video.

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