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Vance Joy is an Australian singer-songwriter. He signed a five-album deal with Atlantic Records in 2013 and released his debut EP, God Loves You When You're Dancing, that same year. His song "Riptide" became a worldwide hit and was certified double platinum in Australia. Vance Joy's debut studio album, Dream Your Life Away, was released in 2014 and peaked at number five on the ARIA Albums Chart. The album included the singles "Mess Is Mine", "First Time", "Georgia", and "Fire and the Flood". In 2016, Vance Joy released his second studio album, Nation of Two. The album peaked at number one on the ARIA Albums Chart and was preceded by the lead single, "Lay It on Me". Vance Joy was born in Melbourne, Australia, to an Australian mother and Zimbabwean father. He grew up in the suburb of Kew and attended Xavier College. He graduated from Monash University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Media & Communications. Vance Joy's musical influences growing up included Paul Kelly, Neil Young, Bruce Springsteen, and John Mellencamp. He began playing guitar at the age of 12 and started writing his own songs at 15. He cites Kelly as his biggest influence as a songwriter. Vance Joy released his debut EP God Loves You When You're Dancing in March 2013. The EP peaked at number two on the iTunes charts in Australia and number one on the ARIA Australian Artists Singles chart. The lead single from the EP, "Riptide", was voted number one on the Triple J Hottest 100 poll for 2013. Vance Joy's debut studio album Dream Your Life Away was released in September 2014. The album peaked at number five on the ARIA Albums Chart and was certified platinum by the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA). It also debuted at number two in New Zealand and was certified gold by the Recorded Music NZ (RMNZ). The album's first three singles, "Mess Is Mine", "Riptide", and "First Time", all peaked within the top 20 of the ARIA Singles Chart. Vance Joy toured extensively in support of Dream Your Life Away, performing at festivals such as Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo, and Firefly Music Festival. He also undertook his own headlining tours of Australia, North America, Europe, and Asia. In March 2016, Vance Joy announced that he was working on his second studio album. The album's lead single, "Lay It on Me", was released in June 2016. The album, titled Nation of Two, was released in February 2018. It peaked at number one on the ARIA Albums Chart and was certified platinum by the ARIA. Vance Joy has won several awards, including an APRA Award for Song of the Year for "Riptide" and an ARIA Music Award for Best Male Artist. He has been nominated for Grammy Awards, Brit Awards, and MTV Video Music Awards. Vance Joy's music has been used in a number of television shows and movies, including Grey's Anatomy, Suits, So You Think You Can Dance, and The Fault in Our Stars. His song "Riptide" was used in a trailer for the 2014 film The Giver. In May 2018, Vance Joy announced that he had signed a worldwide publishing deal with BMG Rights Management. Vance Joy is also an ambassador for Oxfam Australia. He has also supported War Child Australia and National Youth Mental Health Foundation Headspace.

From Afar - Vance Joy | Song Album Cover Artwork

From Afar

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Lay It On Me - Vance Joy | Song Album Cover Artwork

Lay It On Me

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Riptide - Vance Joy | Song Album Cover Artwork

Riptide

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"Riptide" is a song by Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy. It was first released as a track on his debut EP "God Loves You When You're Dancing", and later included on his debut studio album Dream Your Life Away. The song was written by Joy in 2011, inspired by a period when he was living in Melbourne and working as a barista. The lyrics tell the story of a young man who is struggling to find his place in the world, and turns to the sea for hope and inspiration. "Riptide" has been described as an "uplifting ode to escapism", and has been praised for its catchy melody and optimistic messag...more

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The Inbetweeners 22014

After Will gets angry at Ben and Katie and listens to them have sex.

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Reign • s1e16 • Monsters2013

King Henry congratulates Greer on the gossip about her and Leith.

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A Million Little Things • s1e1 • Pilot2018

Song plays at the hockey game after the goal is scored by Bruins.

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Mess Is Mine - Vance Joy | Song Album Cover Artwork

Mess Is Mine

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Released on 9 July 2014, "Mess is Mine" is a song by Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy. It was the lead single from his debut studio album Dream Your Life Away (2014). The song has been certified Platinum by the Australian Recording Industry Association and peaked at number 37 on the Australian national singles chart. The song was written by Joy in collaboration with producer Carl Falk. It is a mid-tempo indie pop song with influences of folk music, and its lyrics deal with the feeling of being in love and not wanting to mess it up. Music critics generally praised the song's radio-frie...more

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13 Reasons Why • s1e1 • Pilot2017

Clay sees Justin leaving the counselor's office and thinks he sees Hannah in the crowd.

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We're Going Home

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Released on 12 January 2018, "We're Going Home" is a song by Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy and as the third single from Joy's second studio album Nation of Two. In 2019, it was nominated by APRA, for the most played Most Played Australian Work and Pop Work of the Year. It peaked at #16 on the ARIA charts and became a staple song that Vance Joy would play at their concerts across the world. An accompanying music video was released on 10th January 2018, and was directed by Mimi Cave. Mimi Cave is an American film and music video director and is best known for her directional debut "F...more

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Instant Family2018

The family moves into a new house.

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Fire and the Flood - Vance Joy | Song Album Cover Artwork

Fire and the Flood

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Released on 24 July 2015, "Fire and the Flood" is a song by Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy. It was the first single from the deluxe edition of his debut studio album Dream Your Life Away (2014). It peaked the ARIA charts at #6, making this one of Vance Joy's more succesful tracks from his discography. The song is about two lovers who are forced to part ways but still remain in each other's thoughts and hearts. Despite the distance between them, they still find comfort in knowing that their love burns brightly. The music video was released on 22 July 2015 and was directed by Hayley Yo...more

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Storks2016

When they are delivering all the babies again

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Life Sentence • s1e1 • Pilot2018

Stella and Wes have a quickie in a hospital supply room.

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Great Summer - Vance Joy | Song Album Cover Artwork

Great Summer

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Released June 16, 2015, Vance Joy's "Great Summer", was an original song written for the soundtrack of the novel-inspired film, Paper Towns (2015). The track manages to orchestrate a bittersweet, electronic melody with a chorus of beautiful backing vocals and lyrics.

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Paper Towns2015

Counting the hours while being on the road trip.

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Saturday Sun

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Released on 1 February 2018, Vance Joy's "Saturday Sun" was the fourth single from their second studio album called "Nation of Two". Joy has stated that the song came to him while living in Venice Beach. He said it was about meeting someone special, whether it be a friend or romantic interest, and not wanting to miss out on seeing them again. It peaked at #47 on the ARIA's weekly charts in 2018. The song had an acoustic version released on 4 May 2018 and has been covered by other artists such Luca Schreiner and Ryan Riback. It is about young optimism and naivety at heart, and it is the perfec...more

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Grey's Anatomy • s14e24 • All Of Me2005

Preparations for the wedding; as Meredith does her hair, Zola asks if she ever plans to wed again; Arizona runs Alex through the wedding schedule.

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Missing Piece - Vance Joy | Song Album Cover Artwork

Missing Piece

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Released 21st May 2021, Vance Joy's song "Missing Piece" is a beautiful ballad about longing for someone who completes you. The track is taken as his lead single from his upcoming album "In Our Own Sweet Time". Annelise Hickey's directed the music video which ended up winning the Best Video award at the 2021 ARIA music awards. The release of "Missing Piece" also resulted in Vance Joy being nomiated for best artist, and garnered additional ARIA nomiations such as song of the year, and best pop release. With its gentle acoustic guitar and Joy's emotive vocals, "Missing Piece" is a moving ode t...more

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Grey's Anatomy • s17e15 • Tradition2005

Meredith comes home for the first time. Jackson drives away from the hospital for the last time. Flashbacks of him through the seasons are shown

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Georgia - Vance Joy | Song Album Cover Artwork

Georgia

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Best That I Can - Vance Joy | Song Album Cover Artwork

Best That I Can

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The Vampire Diaries • s7e8 • Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me2009

Lily looks for a poem that Nora used to recite, Enzo recites it for her and they end up kissing.

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