An only child from Woodbridge, VA , SHENNA always knew she was different than the other kids her age. She discovered her musical talents early on and began performing in showcases at the age of 7. Shenna Somsmieh, known by her stage name SHENNA, is now a singer, songwriter, actress, dancer, co-producer, and model who Since the age of 7 has performed in front of thousands across the U.S.
With notable performances at Disney World, Webster Hall - where she opened for Swedish artist Sebastian Mikael, Central Park and the 2015 D.C. Pride Festival, where she opened for En Vogue and Carley Rae Jepson, SHENNA finds her second home on stage. She has also received radio airplay and blog reviews in several countries including radio rotation in Poland, Africa, Australia, and London.
In May 2014, SHENNA released her debut record, Dream In Color, holding the number-one spot on Bandcamp in the Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia markets for several months. In addition to working on her first album due for release early 2016, SHENNA is working on several voiceover projects as a reference singer for The Music Playground Publishing Company. Most recently, she was featured on MTV.com, Macy's American Rag's own Ragged Mag, as well as Examiner. Her music video for “Stranger,” one of the lead singles from SHENNA’s first E.P., was also featured on AXS TV. She is currently planning her release of her first album in the Spring of 2016. [+]