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Billy Valentine

May 29, 2020

Singer, songwriter, producer and one half of the Valentine Brothers, began his professional career as a warm up artist for the likes of Donny Hathaway and Roberta Flack before being invited to join the Young Holt Trio to form Young Holt Unlimited.

Ady caught up with Billy after his powerful performance at London’s Jazz Cafe in December 2019 and you can hear their chat here

 

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