Jennie Lena sings from the heart and touches you with her voice. Her performances are raw, emotional and powerful. The music flows through every fiber of her being, producing a voice that knows how to move the audience each and every time.
She is more than just an ordinary singer. She is an authentic artist that radiates charisma. Her voice IS her heart and soul, which she uses to tell stories, conduct emotion and truly connect with her listener. As expected, this talent has not gone unnoticed.
Beyond regular appearances on popular shows on national radio and television in the Netherlands, Jennie Lena has opened for Joss Stone, performed at the legendary Apollo Theatre in Harlem, New York, and toured throughout Europe, Asia and the United States.
In 2016 she reached the finals of The Voice of Holland. Her blind audition for this show went viral and got her the admiration of people like Kelly Clarkson, Robin Thicke, Adam Levine (Maroon 5) and Perez Hilton, who blogged about Jennie multiple times. Other leading blogs like 9gag, Diply and LikeMag also raved about Jennie’s talent.
Music has always played an important part in Jennie Lena’s life. She grew up in a musical family where everybody played an instrument and each room of the house was continuously filled with music of every imaginable style.
“Music has always lived in my body and soul. For me it’s the most logical way to express myself.”
Jennie Lena is on a mission to spread love, healing, empowerment and joy through words and music, combining different styles of pop, soul and blues.
Monsters, her debut album, appeared in 2009, followed by Life is Like A Chox of Bogglets in 2011 (both under her former stage name of Jenny Lane).
Her singles You start a fire and For Love got regular airplay on Dutch national radio and her acoustic version of Katy Perry’s Firework was featured in the American blockbuster The Interview (2014).
In 2016 Jennie Lena scored a top-10 hit in the American iTunes jazzcharts together with the famous band Postmodern Jukebox, covering Bon Jovi’s song You give love a bad name and turning it into a vintage remake. The album made number one.
Jennie is currently working on a new album in Los Angeles, which will come out in the fall of 2016.
Others on Jennie Lena:
“She is one of our favorite vocalists ever!” – Perez Hilton
“WHAT?!! She is so great!! I needed this! #hope.” – Kelly Clarkson
“I get choked up every time I hear her voice: she is so on point vocally. You can’t mess with that.” – Dutch singer and Voice of Holland coach Anouk
“Jennie is best described as raw, pure and playful.” – MusicMaker