Cienna Alida is a national award winning artist whose throwback, soulful sound and powerhouse performances have made her one of the most in-demand vocalists in the Tampa Bay area. Her talent has gained her recognition from national and international artists and fans alike.
Cienna was born in Massachusetts and raised in a small suburb just outside of Boston. Her family, having roots in Brooklyn, New York, introduced her to the sounds of Motown, R&B, Jazz and Gospel. Cienna was heavily influenced by the sounds of Celine Dion, Anita Baker, Nina Simone, Mahalia Jackson, and Whitney Houston.
Cienna has performed at the Low-Country Jazz Festival in Charleston South Carolina, the Clearwater Jazz Festival in Florida and many others across the United States. She has performed with Jim Walker, Charlton Singleton, opened for Jonathan Butler and toured with José Valentino. Between 2014 and 2016 she won multiple singing competitions at the local and national level. Cienna has recorded for various artists and released her first single “ I Can’t Explain” in 2016.
Cienna graduated from the University of South Florida with a Masters in Public Health and is currently pursuing her Medical degree at the University of South Florida.