Mtv premieres virginia to vegas’ newest video ‘don’t fight the music’
Canada’s newest alt-pop act, Virginia To Vegas, raced to the top of charts and headlines with the release of his Gold Certified Single, ‘We Are Stars’ (feat. Alyssa Reid) and now the Canadian born singer is about to debut his long-awaited EP, Volume 1.
In celebration of the upcoming release of Volume 1 MTV is excited to announce the premiere of Virginia To Vegas’ latest music video, ‘Don’t Fight The Music‘. The video features Derik Baker (AKA VIIV) jumping between the bright NYC lights and the warm boardwalk sunset. Hand-in-hand and chasing his rebel lady-love; Baker describes the video as, ‘captur[ing] the juxtaposition between falling in love and falling apart’.
Check out the video premiere below and keep scrolling down to find the full tracklist for Volume 1 and upcoming Canadian tour dates.
Baker was discovered on YouTube by Canadian label, Wax Records. His first single, ‘We Are Stars‘ landed him a performing spot at the 2014 MMVAs which take place annually at the Much headquarters in downtown Toronto and broadcast live across the country. VIIV recently joined labelmate Alyssa Reid on the Hedley Wild Live tour this past winter. Reid and Baker are currently on the road together for The Time Bomb Tour, with dates in Ontario and Quebec, including two We Day stops along the way. More details below!
Tracklisting for Volume 1 EP
1. Last of the Fighters
2. We Are Stars ft. Alyssa Reid
3. Make it Last
5. Don’t Fight The Music
6. Beautiful You Are
THE TIME BOMB TOUR
November 3 – Calgary, AB @ Saddledome – We Day
November 5 – Montreal, QC @ La Sala Rossa
November 6 – North Bay, ON @ Capitol Centre
November 7 – Ottawa, ON @ Ritual Nightclub
November 14 – Barrie, ON @ The Fox
November 20 – Waterloo, ON @ Kitchener Memorial Arena – We Day
November 20 – Toronto, ON @ Mod Club
November 21 – St. Catharines, ON @ Detour Music Hall