Huu really makes you really think about the term “Music as a universal language”, Check out his YouTube covers and I’m sure you will understand what i mean.
I couldn’t resist just having a chat with him and introducing him to you guys, especially any of you thinking of starting a career in music, Maybe Just Maybe..YouTube might not be a bad place to start!
Remember Huu has over 25,000 subscribers with over 5,000,000 YouTube videos views on his youtube channel, Not a bad way to start a music career i guess!
Hope you guys enjoy the interview!
Hello Huu, Welcome to YHP, Thank you for taking the time to do this with me, how are you doing?
Hi! i'm doing well thank you!
Can you please introduce yourself to the YHP Readers, give us some background information?
Well i'm Huu, 22ys, I'm from France (Lyon) native to Vietnam. I'm a Student in physiotherapy.
So tell me Huu, when did you get into music?
I started playing the guitar in June 2006. By watching some Youtube Artists like Passion, Gabe bondoc, Justin Nozuka(before he becomes famous)
it makes me want to play this instrument.
How many instruments do you play? Are you planning in picking up a new instrument?
I only play the guitar for the moment but I'd like to learn the piano =)
What style of music do you produce/sing?
I like lots of music style but i prefer to sing RnB/soul music and also PopRock
Who are your role models in the music industry?
This is also varied : Michael Jackson, Iyaz, Jay Sean, BIIMEN, Usher, Brian McKnight, Justin Nozuka, One republic and more =)
Which cover has been your personal favourite so far?
"Hey soul sister" by Train =) but it's one of my favourites hehe!
Do you have favourite on YouTube, especially out of people doing covers as yourself?
Yes of course Gabe Bondoc, Passion, Kina Granis, David Choi and more!!! Oh also Amarith and Steadybeatzzz hehe =)
What is your favourite track at the moment?
Justin Nozuka => My Heart is yours !
What would you say has been your most memorable music experience so far?
My first show in front of 400 persons last April =)! and also the USTREAM Live done with my friend Amarith (Amachantha on Ytube)
How did you get started posting videos on YouTube, you have such a huge fan base, over 25,000 subscriber and over 5,000,000 YouTube videos views..Tell us how it all started?
I started posting videos by watching those Youtube Artists. At the beginning, i posted videos for fun covering some songs as "Tears in Heaven" or "Last Request" by Paolo Nutini and didn't expect that people would appreciate it! so i kept posting those videos and it has spread a lot! And Nowaday, thanks to Youtube videos, I share my passion with World =)!
What do you do when you’re not playing, creating music and doing covers?
Chillin with friends =)
I Know you study Physiotherapy in school, how is that going so far?
This is the final step of my studies. I'm going to be graduated on June 2010.
How is it living in Lyon?
Lyon is a very great city for students and for everyone generally! so You're Welcome HERE =))
What’s the next step for you and your music?
I'm going to meet a French artist called Tete to sing his new song in backstage! it'll be exciting! =)
Before i leave you, do you have any advice for any musician, looking for exposure, to improve or just started doing covers on youtube?
DO IT! POST Your videos and share your passion! =) play and sing with your heart and be Yourself!
Huu, Thanks so much for taking the time to do this..
You're Welcome! Thanks a lot YHP =)