Thanks to Ms. Jackson, Latoya is one of the best-known La names, but while this genre used to dominate African-American popularity lists, it's been crowded out by such newer favorites as Destiny and Aaliyah.
Latoya is a SPANISH name, not modern, invented name, meaning victorious one.
La ToyaYvonneJackson, American singer and TV personality
LaToya London, American singer/actress, contestant on TV's "American Idol"
LaToya Thomas, American WNBA basketball player