Can pop music be real? Can real music be pop? With songs as her weapon, singer/songwriter Valencia James confronts life’s issues with edgy melodies and polished production. Valencia's brand of dark pop calls to attention the war between struggle and confidence. Her lyrics hold little back, navigating listeners towards the light that calls honesty to the front.
Born in New York and now residing in Sydney, Australia the dark-pop artist prides herself in crafting powerfully emotive music, which both thematically and sonically cuts deep to the soul. Valencia’s music is inspired by life events and aims to talk about darkness and shade, whilst casting a brightness and positivity to it.
Strong. Mysterious. Authentic. Life can throw shadows but one thing’s for sure - Valencia James isn’t afraid of the dark.