As the daughter of the legendary Louis Prima and singer Gia Maione Prima, Lena Prima is blessed with a unique musical heritage. Louis Prima (a New Orleans native) has been hailed in the annals of 20th century American music as an innovative genius and Lena's mother Gia Maione (a New Jersey native and Louis' fifth and last wife) is a classically trained singer who married Louis in 1963 and performed with him throughout the 60's and 70's until his passing in 1978. (for more information about Louis Prima visit: www.louisprima.com)
Lena is fantastic!
- Michael Imperioli
A standing ovation...Lena has the panache of her father as she carries
audiences back to a simpler age.
- The Chicago Tribune
Lena's performance was the hit of the night!
- National Italian American Sports Hall Of Fame
A sure-shot for stardom...here, the acorn did fall close to the oak.
- Las Vegas Sun
Tremendously talented...met with standing ovations...
- Today In Las Vegas
Lena Prima has a strong voice and striking presence reminiscent of her
father...a musical experience worth remembering.
- The Italian Tribune