Leah Jenea

Verified by our team
Soul Singer (2000)
Thu May 06 2021
By   Akriti Sharma

Leah Jenea is a well-known and successful soul and pop singer. She was known to the world as a celebrated singer after she started posting cover songs and original songs. Her live performances often please each of her fans and audience because of her unique voice. 

Jenea was born and raised in Newark, New Jersey, on July 15, 2000. She was raised by her parent's guidance along with her sisters. Leah comes from a musical family where her father, Larry Kapital Gaines, was also a leading singer in the Jersey Hip Hop scene. 

Meanwhile, her mother, Janine Robertson Gaines, is usually shown in the audience of the Sean Combs-produced "The Four." 

Personal Life 

The 20-years-old singer Leah has not clearly mentioned her present relationship status towards the media. But as per her Instagram post, it looks like she is spending her love life with her beloved boyfriend. 

The singer Leah Jenea posed with her love partner.

Image: The singer Leah Jenea posed with her love partner. 
Source: Instagram @leahjeneaofficial

Nothing much is known about her love partner. Her name is also missing. But at the moment, she is spending her good time with him. Leah also never misses a chance to share a romantic picture with him. 

Back on January 12, 2021, she shared a picture with a mysterious man captioning, "Cause I’m feeling a little spicy today." Her recent picture with her boyfriend was posted on April 25, 2021, alongside her siblings.

The Four: Battle For Stardom

In 2018, Leah performed for the second season of The Four, where she sang "Best Part" by Daniel Caesar. It made her through challenge round here she had to challenge the original member, James Graham. She made it to the finale with her own version of The Weekend's "Call Out My Name," she made it to the finale. 

Leah Jenea performing at The Four: Battle for Stardom

Leah Jenea performing at The Four: Battle for Stardom
Photo Source: Hollywood Life

Despite her mesmerizing performance, James defeated her in the challenge round in the finale, eliminating her from the competition.

According to Asbury Park Press, she was the only contestant who was compared to Michael Jackson, Mary J. Blige, and Beyonce on national TV, which was a great achievement in music history. She further mentioned that it was a surreal condition, and she is proud of her work and dedication towards it. 

Also, check Taylor Phela's bio!

How Much is Leah's Net Worth? 

The finalist of The Four, Season 2, Leah has been active in the music scene for the last few years. She has racked up multiple Amateur Night Apollo Theater wins. The Asbury Park Press, in 2017, officially declared her as a musician. 

Watch the official video of the song All Over Me by Leah Jenea ft. Mark J.P. Hood.

Leah's estimated net worth is $1 million, which she collected from her singing career. Jenea is struggling hard to pursue a better career in the singing field. She is also receiving an impressive sum of wealth from her official YouTube channel, which has more than 70 thousand subscribers.

As per social blade, Leahs's YouTube channel earns around $15  -  $248 per month and between $186 - $3 thousand per year. 

Read about another reality star The Sacred Riana

Professional Life

At the age of 9, she sang at NJPAC, which was her first performance. She did it as a part of Newark Symphony Hall's Summer Camp. Later in her teenage, at 15, she auditioned for The Voice and made it to the blind auditions. 

Leah before performing at The Four

Leah before performing at The Four
Photo Source: Amino Apps

After earning fame at live performances throughout New Jersey, she released her first album, Life WTR, at the age of 17. 

After working closely with Australian producer Cam Noble, she developed her unique sound, signing an agreement deal with ACTS Agency. She is also known as the Gold Medalist at the McDonalds Gospel Fest as part of the Special Ensemble. Furthermore, she collaborated with Rapper Niko Brim and shared a photo on social media. 

Stay connected to Married Celeb!

More Biography