Sheila E.

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Daughter of musician Pete Escovedo, Sheila E. became one of the top female musicians during the 1980s due to her fierce drumming style and her Latin rhythms. A former protégé of Prince, Sheila became a drummer in his band before branching off into solo musical projects. In addition to being considered the best female drummer alive, Sheila E. has ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 7 nominations. See more awards »


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Man of Steel Music Department
Bad Boys for Life Music Department


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 2020 Sheila E.: Bailar (Dance with Me) (Music Video)
 2020 Sheila E.: Lemon Cake (Music Video)
 2019 Prince: Holly Rock (Music Video)
 2016 Sheila E.: Girl Meets Boy (Music Video)
 2014 Sheila E.: Who I Am Now (Music Video)
 2014 Sheila E. Feat. B. Slade: Fiesta (Music Video)
 2014 Sheila E.: Mona Lisa (Music Video)
 2009 Sheila E.: Glorious Train (Music Video)
 2003 Studio City (Short)
 1991 Sheila E.: Droppin' Like Flies (Music Video)
 1991 Sheila E.: Sex Cymbal (Music Video)
 1987 Sheila E.: Koo Koo (Music Video)
 1986 Sheila E.: Holly Rock (Live) (Music Video)
 1985 Sheila E.: A Love Bizarre (Music Video)
 1985 Sheila E.: Sister Fate (Music Video)
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Other Works:

Music video for Gloria Estefan: "No Llores" See more »

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1 Article | 3 Pictorials | See more »

Official Sites:

Apple Music | Cameo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sheila E | Sheila Escovedo


5' 2" (1.57 m)

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I'm not trying to sell sex. I just don't like wearing a lot of clothes on stage.


Tours with group "Ringo Starr's All Starrs". See more »

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