Mayte Garcia Bio

(Belly Dancer, Actress, Singer, Choreographer)

Relationship Statistics of Mayte Garcia

What is Mayte Garcia marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Divorce
How many children does Mayte Garcia have ? (name):Two (Gregory Nelson and Gia Garcia)
Is Mayte Garcia having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Mayte Garcia lesbian ?: No

More about the relationship

Mayte Garcia was married to Prince on the occasion of Valentine’s day in 1996. The couple shared a very romantic relationship and lived a happy life.

After two months of their marriage, Mayte announced that she is pregnant. Mayte gave birth to son Gregory who died just after a week because of a rare genetic disorder, Pfeiffer syndrome.

The couple divorced in 2000. Later Mayte went into a relationship with drummer Tommy Lee the same year. They stayed in a relationship along with the engagement till 2002. Later they also split. Mayte currently resides in Los Angeles with her adopted daughter Gia. She was born on her 38th birthday.

Who is Mayte Garcia?

Mayte Garcia is an American belly dancer, actress, singer, and choreographer. She is known for her dancing. She toured as a dancer on the “Diamonds and Pearls” tour.

Mayte Garcia: Age, Parents, Siblings, and Ethnicity

Mayte Garcia was born on November 12, 1973, in Alabama, the USA. Her nationality is American and ethnicity is Puerto Rican

Her birth name is Mayte Jannell Garcia. Mayte was born on an army base. His father is Major John Garcia, USA – Ret. and her mother is Janelle Gracia.

Her father was a pilot in the Army whereas her mother was a dance teacher. She has one older sister Janice. In holidays she used to visit her extended family in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Education, School/College University

Mayte went to General H.H Arnold High School, Germany for her studies. After completion of school, she got more involved in showbiz with her dancing skills and got recognition as the youngest professional Belly Dancer across the world.

Mayte Garcia: Professional Life and Career

Mayte Garcia started belly dancing at the age of three. By the age of 8, she was a professional belly dancer and appeared on the American television program That’s Incredible! As the world’s youngest professional belly dancer. Mayte met with superstar Prince Rogers Nelson in Germany after her mother submitted a videocassette of Garcia’s performance in 1990.

Prince hired her for the dance on his Diamonds and Pearls Tour which led the attention of Prince to his next album Love Symbol. Prince also made a song for her with the title “The Most Beautiful Girl in the World” which was a great hit among the peoples. Mayte was also in the band The New Power Generation (NPG). Prince produced an album dedicated to her in 2005 under the label of NPG, Child of the Sun.

Mayte later became the artistic director of NPG Dance Company. Mayte directed music videos for artists like Chaka Khan, Graham Central Station, and one for Prince. She was also a choreographer, she choreographed for I’m a Slave 4 U which was performed by Britney Spears. She even performed it on MTV Video Music Awards.

Mayte Garcia can also be seen in a television series like Psych, The Closer, Las Vegas, Nip/Tuck, and Keeping Up with the Kardashians including ABC television series Big Shots as a reporter.

She can even be seen in the movie Firehouse Dog and Hindi film Dus as a dancer. In 2009 she starred in Sí TV’s program Across the Hall. She also judged the first season of Dance Your Ass Off and also can be seen on the reality show Hollywood Exes in VH1.

Salary and Net Worth

Her salary is around  $250k per annum and her total net worth is estimated to be $2.5 million.

Mayte Garcia: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Rumors were that Mayte could be an HIV patient because Prince, her ex-husband was communicated with HIV in 1990s. And they got married in the 1960s. Later she was fit as well as she gave birth to Prince’s baby then the rumors were shut.

Mayte Garcia is a very bold and confident lady. Because of her opinions and statement, she is in news and controversy whenever she speaks. She described how she lost her virginity to Prince. Also, she revealed that her husband, Prince struggled with drugs.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Mayte Garcia has a height of 5 feet 6 inches. Her body weighs 53kg. She has black hair and hazel eyes. Her shoe size is 7(US).

Furthermore, there are no details regarding her body measurements.

Social Media

Mayte is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has more than 74.7k followers on Facebook, 135k followers on Instagram, and 58.2k followers on Twitter.

Also get to know more about Rosie PerezPatrick Swayze, and Hayley Kiyoko.

Suggest Bio Update