Songstress V.V. Brown stayed “relaxed” opening for Maroon 5
Don’t have an account yet? Get the most out of your experience with a personalized all-access pass to everything local on events, music, restaurants, news and more. VV Brown doesn’t take anything lying down. The alternative pop songstress started her career in the music business when she was 18, but abruptly quit when she realized she wasn’t getting things done her way. Cue two years later, and she’s singing about heartbreaks and bad breakups with the same genuine enthusiasm she usually reserves for vintage fashion.
A model for Next Models and a Marks and Spencer girl on the side, it’s no surprise that the statuesque Brown has a stellar sense of style.
The Crying Blood Songfacts says that after spending a difficult couple of years in Los Angeles, singing backing vocals and dating an idiot, Brown decided that.
The brightest pop prospect for is in the old Tin Pan Alley – Denmark Street in central London – squealing at a very rare, pearly-green reed organ in one of the music shops. The shop’s owner tells her Bono might be buying it for Brian Eno for Christmas. Please let me have it! But while VV Brown has the looks of a pop star, on paper she is a mass of contradictions.
First of all, meet VV the boffin. Born Vanessa Brown to Jamaican parents in , she grew up in the grounds of the independent school they ran in Northamptonshire. She played the trumpet in swing bands, fell in love with Stravinsky and got four A-levels a year early. Then there’s VV the singer-songwriter. After graduating from school, she went through the phone directory and sang on record companies’ answering machines. Soon she was doing backing vocals on TV for Madonna.
VV Brown has been tipped for great things in and after listening to her debut album, it’s not surprising. In the past she’s been a backing singer for the likes of Madonna, the Pussycat Dolls and Westlife, but whatever type of music you like, you’re bound to find something on Travelling Like The Light that you love. Shark In The Water was the first single and so is the track you’re most likely to recognise, but there’s loads more potential hits. Crying Blood and L.
Celebrating the 10th anniversary of V V Brown’s debut album fans a few months before the date, somewhere in the amazing city of London.
Through five simple questions, Brown provided a glimpse into who she is as a person and artist. With influences ranging from Ella Fitzgerald to the Sex Pistols with the obvious bridge of Grace Jones in between , Brown describes herself as a creative person, which she means literally. In addition to writing and performing her own work, she has also produced a comic book and is currently working on a novel. As a solo artist, she emerged as V. Her debut album, Travelling Like The Light , is an adventurous hybrid of soul, rock and pop ripe with fresh sounds and attitude.
Asked about her biggest career moment to date, Brown said, “Today…to be sitting here at The Recording Academy itself for me is a massive big dream. More 5 Questions With Topics of discussion included his songwriting and creative processes, music mentoring, the benefits of Academy membership, current projects, and more. Sometimes it takes a day, sometimes it takes a couple hours, sometimes it might take a couple of weeks.
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By Louise Saunders. She was offered a place to read law at Oxford University and performed as a backing singer for the likes of the Pussycat Dolls, before finding fame in her own right. And after hiatus from the limelight, VV Brown is back on the music scene with a bang, with a brand new album, a unique new sound and a whole new take on life. Opening up to MailOnline as she performed at a private showcase at intimate Parisian venue, Titty Twister, as part of Paco Rabanne’s Black XS Be A Rockstar season, the talented singer discussed woman of the moment Miley Cyrus, her dreams of motherhood and taking control of her career.
And although she started her career in the music industry at the tender age of 17, she has truly discovered what success means to her in the past year. She explained: ‘This industry has been a fluctuation of ups and downs for me but I feel I’ve taken control of that and with maturity, been able to define what I think success is, and for me it’s creativity.
Four years ago, VV Brown was hailed the UK’s most exciting pop newcomer “You know, I’m in a long-term relationship [her boyfriend is an art.
V V Brown The Invisible. VV Brown has just announced a string of tour dates across the UK happening next month. VV Brown is back with a new album and now a tour. The singer, songwriter, producer and now a record label owner released the follow-up to her critically acclaimed debut album Travelling Like the Light through YOY Records earlier this month and as she prepares to tour the album further, across Europe and North America, VV has announced a short, back-to-back run of the country.
The tour will see her try out her new material on a live audience for the first time before she heads off overseas on a more extensive, but hopefully less demanding tour. Previously known for her 50’s influenced soulful Pop, academic business woman, musical artist, fashion enthusiast, model and presenter, VV Brown set up her own record label, YOY records, in order to be true to herself by creating a new sound a new image and a new gaining a new outlook on art whilst still containing her youthful spirit and musical talent!
Determined this new album is about more than statistics and sales, VV Brown records something created for her, accessible to everyone! VV talks to us about her musical change in direction, her UK tour and how to deal with the daunting prospect of multi-tasking! Continue reading: VV Brown – Interview. The video is an entrancing, black and white, slow mo film and a modern take on a biblical tale.
We then see a long haired man struggling with rope bound hands representing Samson before being taunted and intimidated by a beautiful woman holding scissors representing Delilah. When she begins to cut his hair, he yells in anguish and seems to grow older and frailer by the second. The video ends with the words ‘To Be Continued’ leaving us literally grasping onto our seats in anticipation for the next episode.
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Vanessa Brown born 24 October , known professionally as VV Brown , is a British indie pop singer-songwriter, model and record producer. Vanessa Brown was born in Northampton , England. She is the eldest of six siblings; her mother is Jamaican and her father is Puerto Rican.
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V V Brown: It’s quite political. I’ve kind of touched on the youth generation, what the concept of fame, what does it actually, really mean. It talks about, you know, empowerment and individuality and everything, really. Was there something that happened with the traveling? VVB: I think life. I mean, traveling, short view.