Mary Christine Brockert (March 5, 1956 – December 26, 2010), better known as Teena Marie, was such a talented singer-songwriter, and producer. Thanks to Old School Music we still get to enjoy her soulful vocals.
Tina as she was called, was the daughter of a construction worker father and mother who was a home renovator. Always gifted, Tina was singing by the age of two. Her family lived in Mission Hills California and when she was eight years old, her parents began sending her on auditions. Tina, at tyhe age of eight landed an acting role on The Beverly Hillbillies!
Today we are throwing back to that episode!