3/31/1980, Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Birth Name

Lashundra Trenyce Cobbins



Also Known As

Lashundra Cobbins, Lashundra Trenyce Cobbins, Lushundra Cobbins
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Lashundra Collins, better known as Trenyce, was born in Memphis, TN on March 31, 1980. Trenyce began singing jingles of her favorite commercials. She participated in talent shows all around the Memphis area, as well as school competitions. She won "Miss Sophomore in her sophomore year of high…more


Trivia and Quotes

  • Trivia

    • Randy, Paula, and the guest judge gave her a standing ovation after her performance in the top 12 round.

    • List Of Songs She Sung On American Idol:

      February 4, 2003 - Love Sneakin' Up On You
      March 4, 2003 - Let's Stay Together
      March 11, 2003 - Come See About Me
      March 18, 2003 - I Have Nothing
      March 25, 2003 - I Need You
      April 1, 2003 - I'm Every Woman
      April 8, 2003 - Power of Love
      April 15, 2003 - Baby Grand
      April 22, 2003 - Have You Ever?
      April 29, 2003 - Proud Mary
      April 29, 2003 - Love Will Keep Us Together

    • If she could be a performer from any era, she would choose blues era with Billie Holliday because she thought it was kind of a dark era, but she loved the clothes, style, and raspy sound.

    • Trenyce thought Tamyra Gray was going to win American Idol Season 1.

    • She thinks people would be surprised about her that she's not high in maintenance despite first impressions.

    • Trenyce thought the audition process for American Idol was fair because it was a test of will.

    • Her definition of an American Idol is someone who can feel comfortable in their own skin but also uphold an image that all colors can relate to.

    • The proudest moment in her life so far was making it into the top 5 out of the 50,000+ auditions all over the U.S.

    • If she couldn't sing, the talents that she would want to have are to write poems, do hair, act and draw.

    • She thinks her music style is most like Whitney Houston meets Aaliyah.

    • Trenyce's favorites:

      Song: Not Just Me by the Rascal Flatts
      Album: India.Arie's Voyage to India
      Male Artist: Brian McKnight
      Female Artist: Whitney Houston

    • The album that she thinks her friends would be surprised that she owns is a Natalie Imbruglia CD.

    • She's always listening to Will Downing and Gerald Albright's Pleasures of the Night.

    • Her goals in life are to grow with every life lesson, to be a successful singer/performer, and to make new goals with each one that she accomplishes.

    • Besides singing, Trenyce loves to write songs, poems, dance, act, and do her hair.

    • The first concert she went to was an R. Kelly concert in 1993.

    • Her favorite song to sing is I Will Always Love You.

    • She first started to sing when she was 2 years old.

    • She goes by her middle name, Trenyce.

  • Quotes

    • (On her favorite judge on American Idol)
      Trenyce: Simon because he is very frank and real and I know he agrees or disagrees if he is not sparing my feelings.

    • (On why she wanted to be an American Idol)
      Trenyce: Because I want to be a success at the thing I love doing, singing! I am ready to retire my parents & live comfortably for the rest of my life and continue to help those I wish I could do more for now.