JosephÂ VincentÂ is an up-and-coming acoustic singer-songwriter whose sultry-smooth vocals match his Southern California upbringing.Â Â You may have seen his popular YouTube covers or heard him performing on national television.Â As a kid,Â Josephâ€™s ear for music extended to all genres, from hip-hop to pop to rock. Picking up his first guitar at the age of 15,Â JosephÂ started playing covers of two of his main musical influences: Jack Johnson and Jason Mraz.
Josephâ€™s YouTube channel has received over 130,000 subscribers and over 25 million total views, and he has over half a million plays on his MySpace page.Â JosephÂ went on to enter Kababayan Superstar, a contest produced by Southern Californiaâ€™s local Filipino news station Kababayan LA-18, and took the top prize.
Josephâ€™s momentum continued throughout 2009.Â Â After launching an online voting contest, Australia-basedÂ Star Central Magazine namedÂ JosephÂ â€œYoutube Artist of the Year 2009â€Â Â In April 2010,JosephÂ was featured on NBCâ€™sÂ The Ellen Degeneres Show for their â€œWonderful Web of Wondermentâ€ segment, where he performed his acoustic cover of Iyazâ€™s â€œReplay.â€Â Â Just weeks later, he was invited back as the featured artist to perform Mike Posnerâ€™s â€œCooler Than Meâ€ for Ellen and her nationwide audience.
With such an impressive list of accomplishments and accolades under his belt, the 21-year-old is writing new songs, recording in the studio and playing live shows in preparation for his official debut in the music industry.Â Â With a forthcoming mixtape and a solo album on the way,Â JosephVincentÂ is positioned and ready for his big break.
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