Miami-born singer best known for her hit 1984 single "Body Rock," the title song to the film of the same name. She has also contributed music to soundtracks for films like Once Bitten.
She was part of the band Desmond Child & Rouge before going solo in 1987.
She is a respected songwriter for other artists, having penned hit songs like "Summer Rain" for Belinda Carlisle.
She married acclaimed songwriter Rick Nowels.
She contributed backup vocals to the 1978 solo album by KISS singer and guitarist Paul Stanley.