Who is prince ex wife dating
Who is prince ex wife dating
Mayte Garcia was just 16 years old when she met late music icon Prince – but she says it took years before her ex-husband pursued her romantically.Garcia details the progression of her relationship with Prince – who died in April 2016 – in her upcoming memoir, which appears in this week’s issue of PEOPLE.
“The encounter lasted forty seconds but it felt like we’d stepped outside of time,” she says.The book (, amazon.com) includes many revelations about the notoriously private musician’s life, and for those questioning Garcia’s decision to come forward with personal stories a year after her ex-husband’s death, she wants to make something clear: Prince wasn’t as secluded when they were together, and she doesn’t think her revelations would bother him one bit.“I always had intentions of sharing certain things that were important to me,” Garcia told In Style this week.After Prince died, an old clip depicting comic Dave Chappelle as the singer went viral.In the video, he and fellow comedian Charlie Murphy, who passed away himself last week, re-enacted a real-life event that the latter said happened to him; He and brother Eddie Murphy and their entourage hung out with Prince at his house, where the artist and his friends beat them at a game of basketball while wearing "blouses." Prince was known for his colorful, frilly outfits. "He's the only man, I don't know any man that could wear high heels, women's perfume, eyeliner heels and be sexy," Mayte told Erin.As a successful teenage belly dancer in 1990, Garcia delivered a tape of her performing to the singer at one of his concerts in Germany.
The star ultimately invited Garcia backstage, telling her, “I like your tape.” [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/312791122" params="visual=true&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] Prince said, writes Garcia, “Are you really 16?According to Prince's attorney, the divorce was not something that Prince wanted and that Testolini was the one who filed.At the time of the divorce filing, Prince was 48 years old and Testolini was 29. She is actually a businesswoman from Toronto who is both the founder and president of a company called Gamillah, Inc."I regret not going."She said it was too cold in Minnesota at the time—January—and that she wanted to bring her daughter with her. Prince was found dead at his Paisley Park complex in Minnesota that April. Recently unsealed court records showed police found in his home numerous painkillers with prescriptions made in the name of his friend and bodyguard, Reuters reported.The official cause of his death was an accidental overdose of fentanyl, an opioid painkiller typically given to hospital patients, including women in labor. "I can't even tell you the amount of 'no's' and how you want it to be a joke, you want it to be bad dream, you want to wake up and then you have to take it.His former band member Micki Free has confirmed every detail of the story."Yes, it's true, we had on 'blouses,' and frilly shirts," Free told last year. "He was one of a kind."Mayte said that she had heard in 2016 that Prince was not in good health.