Lila Downs is a famous Mexican singer, Songwriter. Lila Downs is widely famous for her amazing songs of various genres like Latin, Latin Rock, Pop, and traditional songs.
Table of Biography
Lila Downs was born on 9th September 1968 in Mexico. Her real birth name is Anna Lila Downs Sanchez and her stage name is Lila Downs. Likewise, the zodiac sign of Downs is Virgo. She was born in a mixed ethnic family, her father is Allen Downs and her mother is Anita Sanchez. Lila’s father Allen Downs is a Scottish-American professor of art and cinematographer. Her mother Anita Sanchez is a cabaret singer. On the other hand, the Mexican singer has not revealed her sibling’s name and other family members in the media yet. we will let you know if the 52 years old singer reveals her information.
Moving on, Downs completed her school-level education at a local private school in her hometown. She joined the University of Minnesota and studied Anthropology. Further, she has gained higher studies at the Institute of Science and Arts of Oaxaca, Mexico.
Lila Downs started to sing and perform traditional, Latin songs from her school programs and events. Along with Mexican, she has contributed to various indigenous languages of Mexico such as Mixtec, Zapotec, Mayan, Nahuatl, and Purepecha. In 1994, her first debut album Ofrenda was released. Likewise, some of her major career albums are Azulao: En Vivo con Lila Downs in 1996, LA Sanddunga in 1999, Tree of Life in 2000, Border in 2001, One Blood in 2004, La Cantina in 2006, Shake-Away in 2008, Pecados y Milagros in 2011, Balas y Chocolate in 2015, Salon Lagrimas y Deseo in 2017, and Al Chile in 2019.
Similarly, she has made collaboration songs in various albums like the album Simpatico in 2007 with Brian Lynch and Raiz with Nina Pastori and Soledad Pastorutti in 2014. Besides as an actress she has appeared in a guest role in several films as well as tv series. Additionally, she has been honored with several awards and recognition for her great work in the music industry. Some of her awards are Grammy awards, 5 Latin Grammys, Luna Del Auditorio, and many more.
Moving into the relationship status, Lila is a married woman. She is married to her husband Paul Cohen. Cohen is a famous Artistic Director. The couple started their relationship in the initial phase of Lila’s career. However, after being in a relationship for a very long time the couple could not produce a child so they decided to adopt a child. Later, the pair adopted Benito Dxuladi as their child.
Talking about body measurement, Lila has a pretty well-shaped and well-maintained body. She is very concerned about his body figure and physical appearance. Further, she has a noticeable height of around 5 feet and 5 inches. Likewise, Downs has a bodyweight of around 65 kg.
In addition, she regularly does physical exercise and workouts to maintain his body fitness and physical appearance. In fact, the 52 years old Mexican singer has a body measurement of around 35-25-34 inches. Likewise, she uses a bra of size 36BD and shoes of size 6. Further, Downs has beautiful black eyes along with black hair.
Social Media and Net Worth
Moving into social media availability, Lila is pretty much active on social media. She has her official account active on several social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter. Further, the Mexican singer has garnered more than 376k followers on her Instagram account. Likewise, she has earned more than 222k followers on her Twitter account.
In addition, Lila Downs has earned a pretty handful amount of money from her career. However, she has kept her annual income and salary secret from the media. As per the source, Lila has an estimated net worth of around $1 million.