Singer, songwriter, guitarist, record producer, actress
Born in Ottawa in 1974. Attended Holy Family Catholic Elementary School, Immaculata High School and Glebe Collegiate.
Won 16 Juno Awards and 7 Grammy Awards, and was nominated for 2 Golden Globes.
Since the beginning of her career (1991), she has launched 8 albums; her first international album was the rock-influenced Jagged Little Pill, released in 1995. It has sold more than 33 million units globally.
Has sold more than 60 million albums worldwide. She is known for her powerful and emotive mezzo-soprano voice.
Has had roles in television (including Sex in the City, Curb Your Enthusiasm and Weeds), film (including God and Dogma) and on stage (including The Vagina Monologues).