Victoria Monét

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Photo gallery: Aminé, Victoria Monét, Tkay Maidza perform at Frostfest

Victoria Monét and her backup dancers clad in Stanford gear, along with her band. (Photo: ANANYA NAVALE/The Stanford Daily) Aminé and his DJ perform an electrifying set for the crowd. (Photo: ANANYA NAVALE/The Stanford Daily) Victoria Monét dazzles the crowd with her vocals. (Photo: ANANYA NAVALE/The Stanford Daily)...
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Victoria Monét, Thuy and DJ_Dave Discuss Their Independent Artist Journeys & Why They Have ‘Such an Amazing Bond’ With Their Female Managers

Click here to read the full article. Thursday (March 31) marks the last day of Women’s History Month, but the celebration and support of women in the music industry must persist. Valeisha Butterfield Jones, co-president of the Recording Academy, said, “There is a culture in music today of women supporting women, and women lifting other women up” while responding to the Recording Academy, Arizona State University (ASU) and Berklee College of Music Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship’s inaugural “Women in the Mix” study published earlier this month. And that culture is ever-present in the relationship between independent female musicians and their female...
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Victoria Monét Would Rather Be Underrated Than Overrated

If you’re following the right people on Twitter, every so often you’ll scroll through your feed and see someone talking about how Victoria Monét is terribly overlooked. That the singer-songwriter, who has written for artists from Ariana Grande to Diddy, is being slept on. That her 2020 EP Jaguar, a brilliant collection of fun and sexy bangers, is not getting enough love. I’ve seen the tweets time and again, often nodding or instinctively hitting “like” in agreement. Victoria Monét has seen them too.

Victoria Monét Is Entering Her Solo Era

She learned to perform with confidence and also how to collaborate with other artists, a quality that served her well during her first big break, in 2008. Through MySpace, she caught the attention of Rodney Jerkins, the producer Darkchild, and he invited her to audition. Shortly thereafter, she moved to Los Angeles to join a girl group project called Purple Reign. She signed with Motown and began writing and recording. Monét approached the music industry with a relentless kindness, even though the industry was not always kind to her. Purple Reign recorded some tracks, but was dropped by their label before they could officially debut.

Singer Victoria Monét On Her Devastating Postpartum Hair Loss: 'Probably Lost About 40% Of My Hair'

Check out a few other celebrity women who kept it very real about their struggles with hair loss after giving birth. Plenty of women have spoken openly about the way in which their bodies changed after giving birth. From the pressure to slim down to the separation of abs, loss of perkiness of breasts and healing required from incisions and tears, body after baby is a doozy. Not as openly discussed though is hair after baby. According to the American Pregnancy Association, about 40 to 50 percent of women will deal with postpartum hair loss. For those who’ve watched their hair fall out in the post-natal period, whether a complete loss of edges or patches here and there it can be a hit to one’s confidence during an already emotional time.

Squintz Session with Sacramento’s own Victoria Monet

She grew up in the Sacramento area but her reach is far beyond the 916. Victoria Monét has been doing big things in the music world but still made it a point to show love to her hometown station and chat with your boy via Zoom. With multiple Grammy nominations, she is already an accomplished writer and producer and has worked with the likes of Ariana Grande, Chloe & Halle and more.

New Video: Victoria Monét – ‘Coastin’

Victoria Monét is wasting no time lighting a match under her freshly released single ‘Coastin’. The funky cut serves as the singer-songwriter’s second release of 2021, following ‘F.U.C.K’ – which was unwrapped in February. In the same month, the star welcomed her first child. Now, after receiving praise aplenty for...

Video: Victoria Monet “Coastin”

Victoria Monét is coasting to the groove in the accompanying video to her latest single. In the retro visual, the Bay Area singer leaves her worries behind and spreads good vibes throughout. Here, she works as a waitress at the Momma Monet diner, cruises with her homegirls in a convertible, and bops to the music with friends at a block party.

With A Boost Of Confidence After Birthing Her First Baby, Victoria Monét Is Coastin'

The singer and sought-after songwriter is feeling sexier than ever as a new mom and dropping singles that match her new energy. While expecting her first baby last year, Victoria Monét gained a different kind of bump in addition to the traditional one. The singer and sought-after songwriter started feeling herself more than ever, embracing her everythingness as one hot mama-to-be.

Victoria Monét – “Coastin’” (Video)

Victoria Monét dropped a tune that deserves the energy and attention that Silk Sonic gets. Not that Anderson .Paak and Bruno Mars didn’t drop a bop. It’s just that… yeah, Monét’s latest single “Coastin’” is a straight-up groove. The single now has a matching set of visuals, which shares a similar throwback energy as Silk Sonic’s “Skate” clip. In it Victoria is joined by her mother, grandfather, and viral star Rickey Thompson in a dance-heavy… well, bop party.

Victoria Monét Talks Coastin’, Coming Into Woman Hood/Motherhood,& Working With Beyonce Rumors +More

Gather round the Lemonade stand because a STAR stepped in. If you don’t know who Victoria Monét is get familiar because she’s the reason for some of your favorite hits…especially if you’re an Ariana Granda Fan. Sis’s pen game is sick! Known for writing, producing, and singing on songs from artists like Chris Brown, Mary J. Blidge, Normani, Diddy, Chloe and Halle, and more…Victoria is really that girl! We talked about her career behind the scenes and stepping into her own lane as an artist with her debut album Jaguar that celebrated it’s 1 year anniversary. Victoria discussed coming into her womanhood and stepping into motherhood. There’s been a rumor floating that she’s joined Beyonce’s writing camp…Is it true? Watch the full interview to find out! Grab a cup, throw it back, and sip on all of that!

NME Radio Roundup 16 August 2021: The Killers, Joy Crookes, Victoria Monét and more

Last week The Killers dropped their stellar seventh album ‘Pressure Machine’. Trading in stadium-shaking hooks and roaring riffs for subtler sounds, at NME we described it as “a fascinating, character-driven homecoming”. We’ve picked the excellent ‘In the Car Outside’ for this week’s NME Radio playlist. Also new to NME Radio...

(Interview) Getting To Know Victoria Monét

Much love to the incredible Victoria Monét for checking in with me today! We talked about her latest single Coastin’, how motherhood has changed the way she hears music, her friendship with Ariana Grande, and much more. Check out our full interview below – I’m all about her new single...

Victoria Monét, Tierra Whack, CNCO, and More Best New Music

Just six months after welcoming her first child, Victoria Monét has blessed us with “Coastin,’” a feel-good, ultra-grown, sexy summer track. The new mom appears to be moving full speed ahead, as she has already mentioned plans to release a new project and begin touring in 2022. “I really want to tour at the beginning of 2022. I don't have locked in dates, but that's the plan, so that'll be my first tour of my own,” Victoria revealed in an interview with Apple Music’s Zane Lowe. “I put out a whole project and I wasn't able to tour it because of the pandemic, so I'm just excited to finally put part two of Jaguar out and just tour the whole thing. More music is coming after "Coastin'" as well. So I'm just excited, it feels like a new wave.”

Bop Shop: Songs From Macy Rodman, Victoria Monét, Spencer., And More

The search for the ever-elusive "bop" is difficult. Playlists and streaming-service recommendations can only do so much. They often leave a lingering question: Are these songs really good, or are they just new?. Enter Bop Shop, a hand-picked selection of songs from the MTV News team. This weekly collection doesn't...

New Song: Victoria Monet – ‘Coastin’

After ample teasing, Victoria Monet is back with her second new song of 2021. For, she has just released her song ‘Coastin.’ Sonically, the track is a an ode to 70’s funk, while lyrically she wants her love for her partner to be felt in every direction:. “Feel like a...