She is the younger sister of Barbra Streisand. Kind recorded her debut album two months after graduating from high school in June 1968. The album, titled "Give Maine You", was released in January 1969, at the same time as her first professional performance, at the Hungry I in San Francisco.
She performed on the April 16, 1977, episode of Saturday Night Live.
Kind has spent the past several decades touring internationally as a cabaret singer and entertainer.