Vance Joy Kansas City Tickets
Vance Joy is an Australian born singer and songwriter who has received immense recognition of the back of his debut album. Vance Joy was born in Melbourne, Australia with the birth name James Keogh. He had a deep interest in football and played for the Coburg Football Club which was part of the Victorian Football League. However while still in University, Joy found his calling towards music after coming up with a song "Winds of Change." He adopted his pseudonym Vance Joy, which is inspired from a character in one of Peter Carey's books, and set his focus on making music. Get Vance Joy Kansas City tickets and watch the artist perform his hit singles.
Vance Joy, the Australian has become synonymous with the single ‘Riptide’. Although it is part of the artist’s debut album “Dream Your Life Away”, the single has eclipsed the album. It is in part, due to the long time the album took to finish; only because Joy had his hands full touring around the world, reaching out to fans everywhere. He has successful tours to his name in Europe, UK, US and Canada. He performed in the Firefly, Glastonbury and Boonaroo festivals as well. Playing the ukulele and the guitar Joy has charmed many people around the globe. Get Vance Joy Kansas City tickets and watch the young artist perform live at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.
Joy’s achievements so far
The single ‘Riptide’ got airtime on the radio and then moved to commercial television. The song topped Triple J's Hottest 100 countdown and became the first song to do so without an album to accompany it. The single made waves on the international front as well when it was released. The song was in the Top 10 in Austria, Germany, Ireland, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Belgium. In the UK it landed at the tenth spot. Having sold over a million copies and having been streamed thrice as many times, the popular single was included in the American Top 100. The crowning achievement for Vance Joy was when ‘Riptide’ got selected for the ARIA Song of the Year award.