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Lila Downs

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Biography

Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico
Lila Downs, born in Oaxaca, Mexico, is the daughter of Mixtec singer Anita Sanchez and Allen Downs, a Scottish-American art professor and filmmaker. She grew up in Oaxaca, California, and Minnesota, where she graduated from the University of Minnesota in voice and anthropology. Her musical vision is anthropological in nature, as varied as the ancient and earthy cultures that continue to nurture and inspire her. Downs is usually accompanied on her musical journey by her longtime band, La Misteriosa, multi-cultural multi-instrumentalists who include Paul Cohen, her collaborator, producer, and husband. Read more...

Actor

Character: Ranchera Singer

River of Fundament 2014

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Character: Herself - Performer:'Burn It Blue'

The 75th Annual Academy Awards 2003

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Composing