On Valentine's Day in 1996, 22-year-old Garcia and Prince, 37, tied the knot Suffering: Garcia pictured hearing of Prince's death. I'm not going to go into it, but we detest each other...' she said in an interview with Uncut magazine.Their baby son Boy Gregory was tragically born with Pfeiffer syndrome, a rare disorder that does not allow the head to grow, and died a week after his birth She is now a choreographer and actress, most famous perhaps for her work on the music video for Britney Spears' 2001 song 'I'm A Slave 4 U,' with Garcia choreographing the belly dancing routines performed by the pop star and her dancers. The native Canadian largely avoided the spotlight during her marriage to the star, focusing on her charitable endeavors as well as her production company Gamillah, Inc., which she used to help promote non-profit organizations.
Though Thea says her husband was the "best friend someone could have," the spark and sex were gone.
Seeking company and a little romance, Thea became a member of Ashley Madison.com, a website that connects married people wanting to have an affair.
Prince paid tribute to Vanity during a concert in Australia shortly after he death, where he performed songs in her honor while also highlighting the hits he wrote while the two were together, including his classic 'Little Red Corvette.' Moonsie was just a teenager at the time and had been a member of Vanity 6, later joining Apollonia 6 and ending her relationship with Prince in 1983 or 1984, possibly because he began dating Susannah Melvoin.
Melvoin also got some songs written in her honor during her time with Prince, including 'Nothing Compares 2 U,' the haunting ballad which was later performed by Sinead O'Connor and earned Prince a Song of the Year Grammy nomination.
'I loved his music, but I had absolutely no idea or expectation that that single would be such a big hit, not at all.