A world-famous drummer, singer-songwriter, performer, author, actress, humanitarian, you name it—Sheila E. is impossible to put in a box. But if there’s one word that could be used to describe the powerhouse that is Sheila E., it’s the word, icon. Fittingly, Sheila’s latest studio album is titled, Icon. Throughout the album, you’ll hear a fusion of Latin jazz, R&B, pop, funk, and other musical styles.

Sheila E. Icon

Having been born into a musical family, Sheila E. was surrounded by so many different genres of music from an early age. Her early influencers include her percussionist dad Pete Escovedo, musical uncle and Santana member Coke Escovedo, and godfather Latin star Tito Puente. Over the course of her career, she’s worked with some of the biggest names in music—including everyone from Prince to Beyoncé to Gloria Estefan—and created a name for herself in the process. Weaving different styles throughout her music and pouring her heart into every note, Sheila gives a performance unlike any other. Get your tickets to a show near you!

Drum Like Sheila E.

Are you interested in playing drums like a professional? You owe it to yourself to learn from one of the best in the business. Sheila E. is a musical icon who has been creating unique and enchanting sounds for decades. Influenced by different musicians across genres her whole life, Sheila is the perfect mentor to help you achieve your goals as a drummer. Learn the basics or improve your existing skills through Sheila E.’s online drum tutorials. Get more information and subscribe below!

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