Susan Moonsie is a well-known American singer and also a musician who is popular for her associated acts with the famous singer Prince. In addition, she was also a member of the bands like “Vanity 6” (1982–1983) and “Apollonia 6” (1983–1985).
Susan, age 54, shared a complicated relationship with the singer Prince. Find out more about Moonsie’s personal life, career, net worth in detail.
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— Susan Moonsie (@SusanMoonsie) March 3, 2013
Susan Moonsie: early life, career, and nationality
Susan was born on January 21, 1964, in Trinidad and Tobago however she is an American national. She was the daughter of a conservative school teacher based in Minneapolis, Minnesota in the United States. There is not much information about her early life, family, and educational background as there is information only after her career in the music industry began.
— Susan Moonsie (@SusanMoonsie) January 27, 2013
Susan started her career when she was only 18 years old. In the year 1982, she was a part of the all-girl band named Vanity-6. Prince gave her the title of a “teenage Lolita”. Later she departed from the Vanity along with fellow band member Brenda Bennett to join Patricia Kotero as Apollonia 6 in the 1984 movie named Purple Rain featuring Prince himself.
Susan Moonsie: husband and personal life
The personal life of Susan had been full of ups and downs. Susan was also famously linked to Prince as his on-again-off-again girlfriend. In the time between the year 1980 to 1985, Susan’s relationship with Prince was often the main talk. Several reasons were cited for the break of their relationship including Prince’s growing bonds with Savannah Melvoin. But the rumors ended as their relationship was over and both parted ways to their personal lives. There were claims that the song, “When Doves Cry” was originally written by Prince for his and Moonsie’s relationship.
Caption: Susan and husband David Garfield
In the year 1988, Susan married American actor David Garfield finally deciding to settle. However, the relationship ended tragically when David died of a heart attack. After the demise of her husband, Susan hasn’t married anyone or been in a relationship as such.
Susan Moonsie: net worth
Susan Moonsie had a short-lived career as a musician but undoubtedly, one of the most influential as well. In a short period of time, she was able to garner a lot of attention from all over the world. Though Susan has achieved a lot through her short span of the career, her yearly/monthly salary is not available as of now. Susan Moonsie’s net worth estimation is still a mystery.
Caption: Susan performing with Vanity Six
Moonsie has been living a very private life after the demise of her husband David Garfield. As a matter of fact, she isn’t active on any social media sites as Instagram or Twitter. Susan also makes few public appearances and lives a low-key life. Reports claim that Moonsie has been living in Trinidad and Tobago at present.