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Alanis Morissette

Alanis Nadine Morissette (born June 1, 1974) is a Canadian and American singer-songwriter, guitarist, record producer and actress. She has won 16 Juno Awards and seven Grammy Awards, was nominated for two Golden Globe Awards. Morissette began her career in Canada, and as a teenager recorded two dance-pop albums, Alanis and Now Is the Time, under MCA Records Canada. Her first international album was the rock-influenced Jagged Little Pill, released in 1995. Jagged has sold more than 33 million units globally. Her following album, Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie, was released in 1998 and was a success as well. Morissette took up producing duties for her subsequent albums, which include Under Rug Swept, So-Called Chaos and Flavors of Entanglement. Her eighth studio album, Havoc and Bright Lights, was released on August 28, 2012. Morissette has sold more than 60 million albums worldwide. Morissette is also known for her powerful and emotive mezzo-soprano voice. Morissette was born June 1, 1974 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, the daughter of Georgia Mary Ann (née Feuerstein), a teacher, and Alan Richard Morissette, a high school principal. She has a twin brother, Wade Morissette, (also a

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Alanis Morissette -- You Oughta Know ... I GOT MY DOG BACK!!!

Alanis Morissette
You Oughta Know ... I GOT MY DOG BACK!!!

The Alanis Morissette dognapping saga is OVER ... TMZ has learned the rocker's prized pup has been returned to her.As TMZ first reported, Morissette sued her old housekeeper claiming the woman… READ MORE >

Alanis Morissette -- My Doggie's in the Danger Zone

Alanis Morissette
My Doggie's in the Danger Zone

Alanis Morissette fears her little dog, Circus, is a prime candidate for a dognapping! Of course, she's already fighting to get the pup back from a former staffer, so ... Too little too late? READ MORE >

- 113 days ago
Alanis Morissette -- I'm Afraid My Dog Will Be Kidnapped and Held for Ransom

Alanis Morissette
My Dog Has a Target on Its Head!!!!

Alanis Morissette wants her dog back in the worst way ... and now fears all of the publicity surrounding the alleged dognapping by her former "house manager" has made her dog a target for… READ MORE >

- 114 days ago
Alanis Morissette Hated Dog for Being Piss Poor -- House Manager Claims

Alanis Morissette
Hated Dog For Being Piss Poor House Manager Claims

Alanis Morissette was knee deep in piss -- courtesy of her 10-pound stray dog -- and she wanted to 86 it from her life ... so claims her former "house manager" who's accused of stealing the… READ MORE >

- 138 days ago
Alanis Morissette -- Screwed by the Law Over Stolen Dog

Alanis Morissette
Screwed by the Law Over Stolen Dog

Alanis Morissette's little puppy dog is gone, gone, gone -- snatched by an ex-housekeeper, according to the singer, and it's gonna be tough to get the little guy back.... 'cause cute pooches get… READ MORE >

- 140 days ago
Alanis Morissette -- My Housekeeper's a Dog-Gone Thief!

Alanis Morissette
My Housekeeper's A Dog-Gone Thief

Alanis Morissette claims her housekeeper stole her precious pooch out of revenge and she and her husband are both heartbroken and PISSED.Alanis' husband, Mario Treadway, filed a lawsuit ...… READ MORE >

- 140 days ago
Alanis Morissette Sued by Ex-Nanny -- She Held Me Hostage

Alanis Morissette
Sued by Ex-Nanny She Held Me Hostage

Alanis Morissette oughta know ... you can't keep a nanny locked up in your child's bedroom all night ... without so much as a meal break -- but one ex-nanny is now suing the singer for allegedly… READ MORE >

- 301 days ago
Casey Anthony -- Jagged Little Pill

Casey Anthony -- Jagged Little Pill

Here's Casey Anthony letting her hair down at her sentencing for providing false information to a police officer in Florida today (left) -- and pop singer Alanis Morissette back in 1995… READ MORE >

- 1113 days ago
Alanis Morissette -- Pregnant with Sun

Alanis Morissette -- Pregnant with Sun

Bikini-clad mom-to-be Alanis Morissette tanned her growing baby bump while vacationing in Mexico this weekend.The 36-year-old is due early next year. READ MORE >

- 1361 days ago
Alanis Morissette -- Jogged Little Hill

Alanis Morissette -- Jogged Little Hill

Drenched in her own filth, Alanis Morissette exercised her 35-year-old bones in Santa Monica on Wednesday.Fourteen years after "Jagged Little Pill" came out, Alanis is still finding ways to work… READ MORE >

- 1806 days ago

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