Ingrid Chavez

Born Jan 21, 1965
Age 51
Hometown Albuquerque, New ...
Record Label Paisley Park Records

Ingrid Julia Chavez is a Mexican-American poet, vocalist, songwriter and photographer.

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  • Niños Y Niñas Del Refugio Suruapo Suruapay Gozaron Un Mundo Diario La Región
    Google News - Apr 30, 2011
  • The Talk; A Man For This Season
    NYTimes - Sep 17, 2006
  • Retro Speed Ahead
    NYTimes - May 09, 1993
  • Chronicle
    NYTimes - Jul 31, 1991


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Ingrid Chavez.


1965 Birth Chavez was born January 21, 1965 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, and raised in Marietta, Georgia. … Read More


1984 19 Years Old Chavez has a son, Tinondre, born circa 1984, who lived in Atlanta, Georgia for a time.


1986 21 Years Old After moving to Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1986, she auditioned for a number of bands, made the rounds of the Minneapolis music scene, and paid her bills working in a coffee shop.
1987 22 Years Old She first met Prince in a pub in late 1987, having written to him. … Read More
1988 23 Years Old She was known as The Spirit Child on his 1988 Lovesexy album. … Read More
1989 24 Years Old In 1989, Chavez formed a band called Skyfish with Richard Werbowenko. … Read More
1990 25 Years Old 1 More Event
It was at this time that Chavez was asked to play the part of Prince's romantic interest in his 1990 film Graffiti Bridge.
1992 27 Years Old 1 More Event
She also has two younger daughters, Ameera and Isobel, with English singer and musician David Sylvian, whom she married in 1992 (but divorced twelve years later).


1996 31 Years Old In 1996, Tommy Roberts, a former Minneapolis recording engineer who recorded the Skyfish demo, contacted Chavez and asked her to be in a band with him. … Read More
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