Bobby Jo Valentine
Bobby Jo Valentine, an award-winning singer/songwriter based in San Francisco, is known for his honest, raw and lyrically strong sound. Bobby Jo is an influential part of the LGBT community, even performing as a headliner at San Diego Pride 2013.
Recognized as Songwriter of the Year by the West Coast Songwriter’s Association, Bobby Jo has a talent for writing songs that reflect real life struggles and challenges while maintaining an optimistic message. Powerful and poetically charged, Bobby Jo’s music always sends a message of hope. In August of 2011, a song from the album, “Fly” won Song of the Year at West Coast Songwriter’s Association.
Bursting with energy at times and filled with uplifting, honest messages about hope and life’s struggles, Bobby continues to gather new listeners with every show.
- Winner of several awards, including Songwriter of the Year by West Coast Songwriter’s Association
- NACA Showcasing Artist
- Appearances on ABC’s Morning Show & NBC’s Outlook Video
- Worked with Brian Lucey, mastering engineer for Grammy Award-winning artists The Black Keys
“Armed with just a guitar and ukulele, Bobby aims straight for the heart.” – Bruce Kaplan, Folk Unlimited
“5 out of 5 stars. Bobby Jo writes songs with an honesty and sweetness seldom heard in acoustic pop music”