Valentino Smith


Valentino has been involved in the music industry his entire life. From his gospel beginnings through his performance in the Chicago nightlife, he has helped produce and collaborated with some of the industries legendary greats like Smokey Robinson, MC Hammer, The Whispers, Bloodstone, The Stylistics, The Wynans, Kirk Franklin and many others.

Recently Valentino has teamed up to work with the sensational Lenny Williams and Tower of Power. He continues to direct and perform where his heart feels the calling at Bethesda Community Church. Valentino has taught vocals for UGMX since its inception and together with his love for the Lord he feels a deep passion for helping our youth. In his many years of expertise, he relies on his extensive experience as a performer which he has amassed over several decades and in the process, Valentino has developed a broad range of “On the Job” experience in coaching singing styles.

Our voices are the most personal way of expressing ourselves and with the right training and technique, we can tune and perfect them like a beautiful instrument.