Skope Mag: Valerie Fahren – ‘Say You Love Me’
Valerie Fahren’s own career as an artist started in her teens when New York City radio began playing an original song by her band Gypsy. She has starred in principal roles in Equity productions of Fiddler on the Roof, Carmen, and Three Penny Opera; recorded with The Wilson Sisters, Neil Diamond, Edgar Winter, and Chick Corea; and had her own songs recorded by many other artists, including David Arkenstone. But as an artist developer, her clients have performed with such artists as Chaka Khan, Jessica Simpson, Beck, and others. Her new single “Say You Love Me” garners world-wide acceptance with no question.
This is a singer-songwriter with all the passion, heart and soul it takes to be heard in any generation, with a hot new single to show it. She does an assortment of things for other artists which takes up enough time, so getting a single out seems hard to pull off, but make no mistake about it, this holds up with anything out there today, with “hit” written all over it. The song is about meaning what you say, and you can’t get around that, so it’s an easy subject to nail, and nail it she does. It harks back to all that was good about music, once upon a time. And that’s not to say there’s nothing out there to offer, she just happens to have it all... READ MORE