V. Bozeman

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V. Bozeman
V. Bozeman 2015.png
Bozeman in 2015
Born Veronika Bozeman
(1988-01-09) January 9, 1988 (age 30)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Years active 2011–present
Musical career
Genres
Labels
Associated acts
Website thatgirlv.com/

V. Bozeman, (born Veronika Bozeman,[1] January 9, 1988)[2] is an American soul singer, record producer and actress, best known for her recurring role as Veronica in the Fox primetime musical drama television series Empire. Bozeman began her career vocal producing songs such as "Lay It Down" by Lloyd in 2011.

Early life[edit]

Bozeman was born and raised in the South region of Los Angeles, California. She attended Crenshaw High School and California State University, Long Beach.[3] She had the dream of being a singer since early childhood.

Career[edit]

Bozeman is currently under the label Mosley Music Group. She has previously been featured in music by Timbaland, CeeLo Green, Timothy Bloom, and Rihanna. Her manager is Monica Payne, formerly of the short-lived new jack swing groups The Gyrlz and Terri & Monica.[4][5]

Bozeman performed "What is Love" on the pilot of the hit show Empire. The show's debut soundtrack album peaked at number one on the Billboard 200 chart in the United States.[6] The music video of the song garnered more than 40 million views on YouTube.[7]

Discography[edit]

Studio album[edit]

  • Music Is My Boyfriend (TBA)[3]

Singles[edit]

As lead artist[edit]

List of singles, with selected chart positions
Title Year Peak chart
positions
Sales Album
US
US
R&B
US
Adult R&B

[8]
US
R&B/HH

FR[9][10]
"Race Jones" 2014 N/A
"What is Love" 2015 112[11] 13[12] 39[13] 67 *US: 54,000[14] Empire Soundtrack from season 1
"Black and Blue"
"Smile"
(featuring Timbaland)
20 TBA
"You Can't Break Me"
(featuring Tyrese)
2016 26
"GO" 24
"Dear Officer"
(featuring Young Life)

As featured artist[edit]

V. Bozeman performing in June 2015
List of singles, with selected chart positions
Title Year Peak chart
positions
Album
US US
Pop
US
R&B
Adult R&B
[15]
"'Til The End Of Time" (Timothy Bloom featuring V. Bozeman) 2011 82[16] 28 The Budding Rose EP
"Bad Girl" (Serayah McNeill featuring V. Bozeman) 2015 Empire Soundtrack from season 1
"Happy Alone" (Matrix & Futurebound featuring V. Bozeman) N/A

Other Song[edit]

Filmography[edit]

Note[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Introducing… V". monica-payne.com. Retrieved 2015-10-31. 
  2. ^ Veronika Bozeman [@VeronikaBozema] (10 January 2015). "THIS IS BY FAR THE BEST BIRTHDAY I'VE EVER HAD ....THANK YOU GOD" (Tweet). Retrieved 2015 – via Twitter.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  3. ^ a b "7 Things To Know About 'Empire' Star, Singer V Bozeman". Essence.com. Retrieved 2015-10-31. 
  4. ^ "V. Bozeman – biography" (PDF). thatgirlv.com. Retrieved 2015-11-25. 
  5. ^ "Monica Payne – Bio". monica-payne.com. Retrieved 2015-11-25. 
  6. ^ "Empire Cast – Chart history Billboard". www.billboard.com. Retrieved 2015-12-10. 
  7. ^ V. Bozeman "What is Love", retrieved 2015-10-31 
  8. ^ http://www.billboard.com/artist/6744333/v-bozeman/chart?f=404
  9. ^ "lescharts.com – Empire Cast feat. V. Bozeman – What Is Love". lescharts.com. Retrieved 2015-12-10. 
  10. ^ "France Top 100 Singles". www.musicharts.net. Retrieved 2015-12-10. 
  11. ^ http://www.billboard.com/biz/search/charts?f0=ts_chart_artistname%3Av%20bozeman&f1=itm_field_chart_id%3A344&f2=ss_bb_type%3Achart_item&type=2&artist=v%20bozeman
  12. ^ http://www.billboard.com/artist/6438154/empire-cast/chart?f=1230
  13. ^ http://www.billboard.com/artist/6438154/empire-cast/chart?f=367
  14. ^ "Why Isn't 'Empire's' Music Topping the Billboard Charts?". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2015-12-10. 
  15. ^ "Timothy Bloom – Chart history – Billboard". www.billboard.com. Retrieved 2015-12-11. 
  16. ^ "Timothy Bloom – Chart history – Billboard". www.billboard.com. Retrieved 2015-12-11. 
  17. ^ http://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/the-juice/6708148/empire-song-premiere-hourglass-v-bozeman
  18. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1QmaKInS-I4

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