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    BBC Upstaged Interview with YouTube Star Ysabella Brave


    BBC Upstaged Interview with YouTube Star Ysabella Brave

    March 24th, 2008


    Two of the hottest online performers are joining together today in a collaborative video segment to be shown on the BBC TV/Live Streaming Show “UpStaged” ElenManon1 (aka Els666), a member of the YouStage vloggers will be introducing a Ysabella Brave and her cast of characters in an interview segment. The segment will also be uploaded to the YouTube website on ElenManon1’s channel.


    Ysabella Brave has been performing her karaoke renditions and original songs for over 2 years now on YouTube to a constantly growing audience of appreciative fans. Likewise, ElenManon1 has been performing for just over a year and consistently garners multiple honours in UK YouTube music videos. Both combine their musical contributions with chat and comical presentations and Ms. Brave has shared her channel with a variety of characters, all of whom embrace their own little quirks.


    The UpStaged appearance however is the first collaboration of Ysabella Brave and another YouTube star ElenManon1 is one of 10 of the most popular YouTube vloggers in the UK, combining comedy, music, talk and a variety of antics that wander through their collective minds. The other members of YouStage are Elise Harris (eliseharris); Ben (BenLoka); Myles (Blade376); Davey (Daveyboyz); Daniel (DMcLean1989) ; Matt (Metallicamatt); Dave (musicfrombluesky); Alex (Nerimon); and Matt (Smivadee).


    In the final week of the UpStaged competition, March 24th – 30th YouStage vloggers plan to pull out all the stops in providing unique entertainment on their quest for the season championship. If successful, a portion of the £10,000 ($20,000 US) winnings will go towards a UK YouTube gathering this summer.


    Upstaged is the latest in the online voter driven competitions and although it is a BBC TV production it is available live internationally from Monday to Friday at www.bbc.uk.co/upstaged. It is unique in that there are no single entertainment specified and a grueling 6 hours a day demanded from each act. If you want to get in on the action tune in to find out who willed upstaged and who will emerge triumphant.

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