In the last decade, singer Jason Derulo has gone from newcomer to star, splitting the difference between R&B and hip-hop sounds, and forging an artistic persona that appeals to fans of both styles. His albums include Future History and Talk Dirty, and his latest track, “Swalla,” features both Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign. To celebrate its arrival, he participated in Vevo’s rapid fire interview series, :60 with. Along the way we learned about the one performer he wished he’d seen live, the best advice anyone ever gave him, and what he considers the toughest exercise at the gym. He also offers a recommendation: keep an eye on singer Phoebe Ryan, who has collaborated with The Chainsmokers.