"How to Rock a Music Video" is the fifth episode of How to Rock. It first aired on Nickelodeon in the U.S. on February 25, 2012.

In this episode, Kacey pressures Gravity 5 to make a music video after the Perfs make a highly successful one, but her pushy attitude causes problems and eventually leads up to getting kicked out of the band. After learning that the world doesn't revolve around her, the Perfs try to lure her back into their group.

Episode Summary

After The Perfs' music video goes viral and they get extremely popular, Kacey decides to make a music video for the new song, Good Life. But during the rehearsals, the gang learns that Kacey was only using them to make the video about her. She decides to quit the band and make a new one to make a music video. After The Perfs, they try to make Kacey a Perf again, but making her start from the beginning like Kacey did with Molly and Grace.

During the filming of the music video, Rules for Being Popular, Kacey finds out that the Perfs were making her start from the beginning and she realizes she was being bad to the others and decides to leave the Perfs again. Kacey goes to find them, find out that the music video they wanted to do was awesome and decides to forgive them and make the new Good Life's music video. Finally, their video gets more popular than the Perfs one and no one wants to buy Perfs' merchandise anymore.


After getting angry at Kacey, Gravity 5 decides to make a music video with a mini machine with spider webs confetti and in the finally getting pushed on a pool full of mac and cheese. While making it Kacey goes to them to apologize and that they take a seat, but accidentally sitting on the mini machine chair. She decides to make the music video with that and they forgive her.


Featured songs


  • This episode received 3.1 million viewers on its premiere night.
  • This was the fourth episode to be filmed, but aired fifth.
  • This is the first episode featuring music videos from bands.
  • This is also the first time that the names of two Perfs are revealed, Chloe and Dakota.


The episode score 3.1 million viewers.


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