Valerie Etienne’s professional career stretches back over 25 years, during which time she has worked with some of the biggest names in music. Vocalist/session/Live/Touring credits include; Galliano (recording on all of their albums), Paolo Nutini, Kylie Minogue, Katie Melua, Incognito, Bryan Ferry, Bill Withers, Boyzone!, Lenny Kravitz, Gabrielle, Domu, Restless Soul, Placebo, Ski Oakenfull, Zero 7, James Blunt, Al Jarreau, Leon Ware and Omar.
In 1999, she released her solo album For What It Is when Galliano ended and toured in France supporting Keziah Jones.
In addition to Citrus Sun, Valerie is a resident member of Two Banks of Four and Jamiroquai (with whom she continues to tour the world on a regular basis, undertaking live and televised performances and recorded all the recent albums).
Valerie is a singer-songwriter with a wide ranging and eclectic taste who draws inspiration from her deep knowledge of the classics and is equally at home working on innovative cutting edge projects.