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Alanis Morisette

American-Canadian singer-songwriter
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Net worth 2018: $45 Million
Industry: Singers
Residence: Ottawa
Country: Canadian
BirthDay: 1 June 1974
Sigh: Cancer
Height: 1.63 m
Education: Glebe Collegiate Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Notre Dame High School, Ottawa, Ontario

Alanis Morisette was bornon 1 June 1974 in Ottawa, Canadian, is American-Canadian singer-songwriter. Alanis Morissette changed the way female singers were perceived in the world of music. She led from the front and diversified the avenues of singing for female artists thus helping them take up music professionally. It was her soulful renditions and massive success at the charts that inspired a number of female singers and contributed to their introduction. Alanis Morissette is a true frontrunner of music who rewrote history in the field of music. A prodigious child, music ran in her veins since young. She created her first song by the age of ten. Over her two decades and ongoing long music career, she has released eight studio albums which have garnered her sixteen Juno Awards and seven Grammy Awards. Additionally, her album ‘Jagged Little Pill’ has sold more than 33 million units globally, eventually becoming the second-best-selling album of the 1990s. Furthermore, it was ranked at #31 on its Women in Rock - The 50 Essential Albums list in 2002 and #327 on The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time in 2003. Additionally, the album is also featured in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die. To know more about her life and childhood, read through the following lines.


$45 Million


The album was released in 2012 under the label Collective Sound, entitled, ‘Havoc and Bright Lights’


She reportedly started working on her next album in October 2011


Other than this, she lend her support to the survivors of the 2010 Haiti earthquake crisis by contributing an acoustic version of the song ‘Still’ for the compilation album


She even performed in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals, on the national anthems of both America and CanadaIn 2008, she released her eight studio album, ‘Flavors of Entanglement’


In 2005, commemorating the tenth anniversary of her first international album, ‘Jagged Little Pill’, she released an acoustic version of the album, ‘Jagged Litle Pill Acoustic’


They took the relationship forward by getting engaged in 2004


In 2002, she released her fifth studio album, ‘Under Rug Swept’


She did not give up on her acting career completely and de-toured from singing to take up a couple of acting projects in 1999


In 1998, she released her fourth album, ‘Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie’, co-written and produced by Glen Ballard


By 1995, she signed a contract with the prestigious Maverick Records, which agreed to release the album internationally


Acting upon the advice of manager Scott Welch, she moved to Toronto in 1993


It was in 1991 that she finally made a breakthrough signing up a two-album deal with the MCA Records Canada

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