“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 killer moves.
We are sure that you are a great fan of her and that’s exactly why you landed on this page, isn’t it? Here’s a brief history of where Mayte comes from and how much net worth she has made in 2019!
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. 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 8 years old, she appeared on a television program called, ‘That’s Incredible’! This was because she was the youngest belly dancer and that really wooed the world.
There was a lot of news highlight on Prince and Mayte’s sexual relationship. Prince told her to go on birth control pills. After four years of courtship, 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.
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’.
In fact, Mayte has also choreographed the famous Britney Spears number, ‘I’m a Slave 4 u’. 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 a number of 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 big 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 of Mayte Garcia
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. 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 the despair and continues to live her life. Will we see more of Mayte Garcia in the future? Only time can tell that to us!