Gorgeous Soul Pop Debut from Dutch Artist Primarily based in Sweden.


27-year-old retro-soul songwriter and performer Valère Géron was born within the Netherlands and is now residing in Sweden. His newest single “You Don’t Need My Coronary heart” is an upbeat prompt traditional within the vein of somebody like Raphael Saadiq—incorporating a full of life bass line, layers of hovering vocal concord, and a dry, barely shuffled drum beat that speaks equally of Motown and the urge to bop your troubles away.

This enjoyable music was recorded in Oost-Maarland, a small village on the southern Dutch border, the place Valère completed writing the lyrics a number of weeks after getting the preliminary thought for it. This vibrant mixture of retro tones and full of life pop power takes notes from Amy Winehouse, The Gorillaz, and even The Police. Together with his debut, Valère Géron connects the dots from his musical previous to ship catchy, sing-along melodies whereas telling the story of a passionate however troubled relationship.

Everybody can see our love is dangerous
But it’s one thing we don’t thoughts
I can’t sleep however I sit round your facet
Walked proper in a storm
Now we’re misplaced inside

Oh my love I worry anyone will make you cry
However then I have a look at you
Child I gotta say bye

No you don’t need my coronary heart
No you gained’t get far

I felt like expressing that final push it’s a must to give once you’re on the finish of the street with somebody. This single is a poised step within the path I’ve been seeking to take for years and I’m very excited to discover this terrain additional with upcoming work that “You Don’t Need My Coronary heart” lays the blueprint for. — Valère Géron

Valère’s roots in music started together with his elementary years, when he began singing within the college choir and acting at household gatherings. Coming from a protracted line of singers, it was solely a matter of time earlier than he adopted the identical path.

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