|Celebrated Name:||Mayte Garcia|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Mayte Jannell Garcia|
|Age:||46 years old|
|Birth Date:||12 November 1973|
|Birth Place:||Fort Rucker, Alabama, United States|
|Prince (m. 1996–2000)|
|Children:||Yes (Amiir Nelson, Gia Garcia)|
|Profession:||American dancer, actress and singer|
|Net Worth in 2019:||3.5 million|
|Last Updated:||December 2019|
“Dance me with your beauty.’’
Dancing reminds us of a celebrity, who has wooed the globe with her beauty and grace. Yes, we are talking about Mayte Garcia. She is not just a dancer! Mayte Garcia is an actress, dancer and model, who has our heart and everyone loves her for her moves.
Born in Alabama in the year 1973 on November 12th, Mayte Garcia comes from a family where her father was in the military. The family never stayed at one location, and they kept moving from place to place as her father was in the military. Mayte’s mother was a dancer, and she was a YMCA-trained dancer. It looks like now you know where the dancing talent comes from!
At the age of three, Mayte started doing belly dancing! Yes! In the year 1981 when Mayte was just eight years old, she appeared on a television program called, ‘That’s Incredible’! This was because she was the youngest belly dancer, and that wooed the world.
There was a lot of news highlight Prince and Mayte’s relationship. After four years of relationship, the two got married and had a child. Sadly, their son died six days after birth.
Mayte and Prince parted ways, and currently, she lives alone in Las Vegas. She has even adopted a daughter named Gia. Mayte is a vegetarian, and she strongly believes in animal rights.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 12 November 1973, Mayte Garcia is 46 years old as of today’s date 2nd December 2019. Her height is 1.67 m tall, and her weight is 53 kg.
Mayte Garcia’s mother submitted a cassette of her daughter’s dance to a choreographer with the hope of getting work as a dancer. The Prince noticed the work of Mayte and instantly hired her during the Diamonds and Pearls tour. She was just sixteen years old then. In Prince’s next album, ‘Love Symbol,’ Mayte became the focus.
Mayte directed the music videos for Prince’s album, ‘The One.’
Mayte has also choreographed the famous Britney Spears number. As a choreographer, Mayte had a flourishing career. As for acting, Mayte Garcia was seen in the Bollywood movie, ‘Dus’ and in Firehouse Dog, she was seen as a dancer.
Mayte has appeared on television shows several times. These television shows include Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Psyche, Las Vegas and The Closer.
Awards & Achievements
As a child, Mayte Garcia was seen on television as the youngest belly dancer, and that is a significant achievement for a kid. She started belly dancing at the age of three, which is unbelievable!
At the age of 16, Mayte Garcia was noticed by Prince and started working for him! Her first ever interaction with him was backstage of a Germany tour. Mayte Garcia has had a flourishing career as a dancer and choreographer.
Net Worth & Salary of Mayte Garcia in 2019
Are you excited to know the net worth of Mayte Garcia? Well, even though Mayte had an excellent career as a dancer, she was able to make $3.5 million net worth as of December 2019.
As of now, Mayte lives in Las Vegas with an adopted daughter. Life was rough for her when her first son died, and things got bitter between Prince and Mayte. However, she has risen from despair and continues to live her life. Will we see more of Mayte Garcia in the future? Only time can tell that to us!