Donna hails from the small town of Athlone, Ireland. Winner of “You’re a Star” (the Irish version of X Factor), she then went on to represent Ireland in the Eurovision song contest and rocked out to millions of viewers worldwide. She has had two #1 hits in the Irish and European charts.
Donna was a guest star / performer on a number of well known Irish television programs, including Fáilte Towers in 2008, The Late Late Show (Ireland’s top chat show), and The Podge and Rodge Show. In 2012, in her first effort as a solo artist, Donna entered the Irish Eurovision national final with her song “Mercy” and finished in third place. In the fall of 2013, she moved to Los Angeles to further pursue her solo career as a singer-songwriter where she strengthened her existing friendship with guitarist and Weekend Celebrity founder, Dan McClung, forming to create a full band lineup. Now the lead singer for the group, Donna can be seen wowing the public each week with her extremely massive vocals and personality. Her stage presence and crowd interaction brings WCLA to the next level.