Mayte Garcia

Singer + Actor and Dancer
Born Nov 12, 1975

Mayte Jannell García is an American dancer, actress, singer and choreographer, best known as the former wife of pop star Prince. She is of Puerto Rican ancestry. Garcia was born on a military base in Alabama; during her childhood, her parents relocated throughout the United States and Germany as a result of her father's military reassignments.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Mayte Garcia.


1973 Birth Born on November 12, 1973.


1990 16 Years Old Garcia first came to the attention of Prince in 1990, when her mother, Nelle, submitted a video cassette of Garcia's performance. … Read More


1995 21 Years Old In 1995, Prince produced an album for her, titled Child of the Sun, for a European release on his NPG Records label. … Read More
1996 22 Years Old On Valentine's Day in 1996, Garcia, then 22, married Prince, then 37, in Minneapolis. … Read More
1997 23 Years Old In 1997, she was the artistic director of the New Power Generation Dance Company on their Around the World in a Day tour. … Read More
1998 24 Years Old In 1998, Prince announced the couple's divorce, eventually filing an annulment June 2000. Garcia had a relationship with Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee, from 2000 until 2002. … Read More


2004 30 Years Old She starred on Sí TV's 2004-05 program Across the Hall with Eric Cubiche.
2009 35 Years Old In 2009, she was a judge on the first season of Oxygen's Dance Your Ass Off.
2012 38 Years Old On June 25, 2012, she began appearing as a principal cast member on VH1's reality show Hollywood Exes.
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