October 2020 - REDValentino invites you to a journey into the realm of creativity introducing the series ‘Inspired by’. Each season will feature a visionary character that embraces and embodies the brand’s values by taking center stage with a unique and tempered narrative. The very first protagonist will be a dreamer and an audacious talent: Alissia. Producer, composer, multi-instrumentalist, a gifted young woman with a fresh and creative take on music. Alissia blends spontaneity with a rare flair and will dedicate to REDValentino’s community a visual narrative of a day in her life, bringing to surface what inspires her most. The viewer will be accompanied into a journey through her personal values, the city she lives in and all the steps that lead to music composition; from the actual writing process to the finalization of all arrangements. As a backdrop, her studio, named “The Spaceship”, a visionary but tangible environment where she creates music together with artists, entering a magical world out of space. Music becomes gravity, the pivotal element that brings them all together. A force that attracts and allows people to move close one another and interact just like planets, stars and galaxies. “I am so excited to be collaborating with REDValentino, a unique brand that celebrates women with a voice showing authenticity, passion and the power behind their visions. As a woman in the music industry these are values I stand for everyday that is why I am beyond happy to be partnering with a brand to help spread the message.” Alissia REDValentino claims for authenticity and the beauty of unconventionality. Passion as propellant to seek freedom and chart one’s own unique path. Originality as catalyst to lead one’s deeper and greater understanding of the self and likewise deepen and improve the understanding of others. A fresh and creative take on music blending spontaneity with rare talent.
ALISSIA Born in Europe and based between New York and LA, Alissia blends funk, soul, and hip hop together across her work as an artist, producer,songwriter and instrumentalist. A tastemaker in every sense of the word,she has been pulled into work with artists including Anderson.Paak, Cee-Lo Green, Mark Ronson, Musiq Soulchild, Q-Tip, Mobb Deep, Doug E Fresh, Khalid, 21 Savage, Ari Lennox, Masego, YEBBA and many others. Alissia’s developments in the world of funk/soul drew the attention of many genre insiders, including Quincy Jones, Prince and funk legend Mr. Bootsy Collins who called Alissia to write and produce his latest album. Alissia’s musicianship and creative scope have set her apart as multifaceted talent, ultra-credible producer and prolific artist and all-around.