Alanis Morissette

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Alanis Nadine Morissette (June 1, 1974 in Ottawa, Ontario ) is a Canadian-American singer.

Private

In her early childhood living Alanis Morissette three years in Saint cell at Lahr in Germany . Her father, a native of Franco-Ontarians Alan Richard Morissette, and her Hungarian mother, Georgia, Mary Ann Feuerstein as a teacher taught the children of soldiers stationed in Germany in the Canadian military base in Lahr / Black Forest .

She has an older brother, Chad, and one at 12 minutes older twin brother, Wade. In February 2005, Alanis Morissette received the American citizenship, but without giving up their Canadian .

After five years of relationship, three of them as engaged , Alanis Morissette and Ryan Reynolds in February 2007, have officially announced their separation, which is to be made by mutual agreement.

Previously, she had a relationship with the actors including Dash Mihok and Dave Coulier, who was known by the television series Full House, from which it separated in 1993, however, as a result of a move to Toronto.

Discography

Albums

* 1991: Alanis (CA: Platinum )
* 1992: Now Is the Time
* 1995: Jagged Little Pill (CA: 11-times-platinum; U.S.: 16x Platinum, UK: 10x platinum; DE: double platinum; AT: double platinum, CH: Platinum)
* 1998: Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie (CA: 4x platinum; U.S.: 3x Platinum, UK: platinum; DE: platinum; AT: platinum; CH: Platinum)
* 1999: MTV Unplugged (U.S.: Gold, UK Gold, DE: platinum; AT: Gold; U.S.: Gold)
* 2002: Under Rug Swept (CA: platinum; U.S.: Platinum, UK: Gold, DE: Gold, U.S. Gold, U.S.: Platinum)
* 2002: Feast on Scraps
* 2004: So-Called Chaos (UK: silver; U.S.: Gold: AT: Gold; CH: Platinum)
* 2005: Jagged Little Pill Acoustic
* 2005: The Collection (U.S.: Gold)
* 2008: Flavors of Entanglement (CH: Gold)

Singles

* 1987: Fate Stay With Me (Canada)
* 1991: Too Hot (CA)
* 1991: Walk Away (Promo, Canada)
* 1991: Feel Your Love (Promo, Canada)
* 1992: Plastic (Promo, Canada)
* 1992: An Emotion Away (Canada)
* 1992: No Apologies (Promo, Canada)
* 1992: Real World (Promo, Canada)
* 1993: (Change Is) Never a Waste of Time (Promo, Canada)
* 1995: You Oughta Know
* 1995: Hand in My Pocket
* 1996: Ironic (U.S.: Gold)
* 1996: You Learn
* 1996: Head Over Feet
* 1996: All I Really Want (UK / France / Australia)
* 1998: Uninvited (Promo, Germany / Japan / Australia)
* 1998: Thank U
* 1999: So Pure
* 1999: Joining You (Europe)
* 1999: Unsent (Canada / Australia)
* 1999: That I Would Be Good (Unplugged)
* 2000: King of Pain (Unplugged) (Netherlands / Japan)
* 2000: You Learn (Unplugged) (France)
* 2001: Utopia (Promo Internet Release)
* 2002: Hands Clean
* 2002: Precious Illusions
* 2002: Simple Together (Promo, Germany / France)
* 2004: Everything
* 2004: Out Is Through (Europe)
* 2004: Eight Easy Steps (USA)
* 2005: Hand in My Pocket (acoustic) (Promo, Europe / Japan / USA)
* 2005: Crazy
* 2005: prodigy (Oscar Promo, USA)
* 2008: Underneath

Other

* 1995: Space Cakes EP (Japan)
* 1996: The Singles Box (Germany / Australia)

Soundtracks

* 1998: Uninvited (City of Angels)
* 1999: Still (Dogma)
* 2004: Let’s Do It (De-Lovely)
* 2005: Wunderkind (The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian)
* 2009: I Remain (Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time)

Filmography

* 1993: Just One Of The Girls
* 1999: Dogma
* 2001: Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back)
* 2004: De-Lovely – The Cole Porter Story

Awards

* Grammy Awards
o Album of the Year for Jagged Little Pill (1996)
o Best Female Vocal Performance – Rock for You Oughta Know (1996)
o Best Rock Song for You Oughta Know (1996)
o Best Rock Album for Jagged Little Pill (1996)
o Best Music Langvideo for Jagged Little Pill, Live (1998)
o Best Female Vocal Performance – Rock of Uninvited (1999)
o Best Rock Song for Uninvited (1999)
* MTV Europe Music Awards
o Best Female Artist (1996)
* Brit Awards
o International Breakthrough Act (1996)
* Echo
o International Newcomer Award (1996)
o artist international (1997)
* Bravo Otto in silver
o 1996 in the category singer ()
* Comet
o audience Comet VIVA Plus (1996)