Related Information for Valerie Dore Monica Stucchi (born 28 May 1962), best known as Valerie Dore, is an entertainer of French and Italian descent, born in Monte Carlo living in Milan, Italy. She rose to fame when Italo disco - New wave dominated the charts (1983 - 1988)with a project of the same name and became an influence for many European disco acts that followed. Italo revival act Sally Shapiro, whose d├ębut album Disco Romance saw its release in late 2007, has cited Valerie as a primary influence.Early career:Stucchi.. read more