This is but one of many admissions from percussionist Sheila E. in her new memoir Beat of My Own Drum. From the onset, Sheila E.’s life is storied and interlaced with so many celebrities and big personas, it also seems fictitious. But in fact, it is not! The daughter of Latin percussionist, Peter Escovedo, this memoir tells the story of Sheila’s family relations with Lionel and Nicole Richie, her tour with Marvin Gaye, and her intense love relationships with both Carlos Santana and, his Purple Majesty himself! Going through the life of Sheila E., her memoir is personal and poignant- sharing embarrassing moments of diva-indulgence, and glorious moments of being the incredible percussionist that she is. Read the article below to get details of the memoir, and be sure to order a copy of the book and talk to your friends about it! Indeed, it is truly about the glamorous life!
Sheila E. Was Engaged to Prince! Other Details in New Memoir