|ROCK & SOUL collide in Valerie’s new album “Fire,” a dynamic brew of powerfully produced songs and searing vocals. Besides Jimi Hendrix’s “Fire” and blazin’ version of the Who’s , “Won’t get fooled again”, Valerie has penned several instant classics. She’s worked with the best in the business including Celine Dion, Whitney Houston, and world renowned producers David Foster and Babyface. – Check out Valerie’s “Fire”!
Born in California, raised in Delaware, Valerie has traveled the world spending her younger years in Newmarket England, a stone’s throw away from musically rich London. She has earned a living as one of the top session singers in Los Angeles by recording and touring with vocal greats Gladys Knight, Earth, Wind and Fire, Toni Braxton, Chaka Khan, the late Luther Vandross and jazz standard crooner, Steve Tyrell. Her film, television and commercial work includes several projects for Disney, Pepsi, Infiniti, and Coke.
|Valerie wrote two songs which received Gold status as a Pop/R&B tune. This includes “Typical Relationship” written for the hit movie soundtrack Deep Cover starring Laurence Fishburne and Jeff Goldblum. Valerie also wrote the first single “Till You Come Back to Me” for jazz artist Rachelle Ferell. From the colorful list of artists Valerie has worked with in writing and singing, we can clearly see she is a rare talent.DID U KNOW?? That Valerie just got her CD cut, “Can’t Help Myself” placed in the indie film, Tru Love?….Cool..AND another tune “It Aint Over” from her forth-coming CD (a crunch-time anthem song) will be played during crunch-time moments of all FOX SPORTS games? AWESOME…did I hear someone say…residual…ching ching baby!!
Valerie is on her way to the top…C U There!!
CHECK OUT – the amazing legends Valerie has rockin’ out on her CD…
Guitar: Michael Landau, Steve Farris
Bass: Deon Estus, Leland Sklar
Drums: Herman Matthews, Ray Brinker
Cow Bell & Tambourine: Jon Stanka…