Lights is a Canadian electropop musician, singer, and songwriter.
Valerie Anne Poxleitner
April 11, 1987 (age
Timmins, Ontario, Canada
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Synthpop, electropop, post-rock, new wave, indie pop, pop rock, dubstep, alternative rock
Singer-songwriter, musician, painter, philanthropist, humanitarian, comic book artist, producer
Vocals, synthesizer, keytar, guitar, piano
Beau Bokan (m. May 12, 2012)
(lead singer of
daughter Rocket Wild Bokan
(b. February 15, 2014)
She got the nickname "Lights" from her last name Poxleitner.
She got her name legally changed, because there was already a signed band named "Lights",
so the only way she could keep her stage name was to get it legally changed to her name.
Juno Awards for best new artist.
Indie Award for Favourite Solo Artist
Indie Award for Astral Media Radio Favourite Single -
Drive My Soul