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Alanis Morissette
Alanis Morissette

Named after her father (Alanis is Greek for Alan), Alanis Morissette learned to play piano at the age of 6 and guitar at 21. Before breaking onto the international music scene with Jagged Little Pill, she had recorded two other albums that went virtually unnoticed. In contrast, Jagged Little Pill sold 30 million albums around the world, making it the third bestselling album of all time. A…

Date of Birth: June 01, 1974


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"We'll love you just the way you are if you're perfect." Alanis Morissette
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"so it was charming and amusing." Alanis Morissette
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"I was extremely moved by the plight of Tsunami victims and I was inspired to try to make a difference." Alanis Morissette
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"I guess what people forget sometimes is that when I write songs, I write them sometimes in about 20 minutes." Alanis Morissette
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"When I was producing on my own, I was doing it in order to - in a very patriarchal entertainment industry, let alone planet - very much hell-bent on trying to prove to myself, if nothing else, that I could do it as a woman." Alanis Morissette
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"What I try to keep in mind is that there are going to be a lot of articles that are going to be misrepresentative of what I'm about as a person and as a writer." Alanis Morissette
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"When I start writing songs and it turns into an overly belabored intellectual process, I just throw it out." Alanis Morissette
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"The thing I always default to is that I'll always be here to write songs." Alanis Morissette
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"I'm doing it because I choose it. And if it's not working, I can make a change." Alanis Morissette
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"I think some fans want everything to stay they same because they want to stay the same." Alanis Morissette
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"I happen to be lucky in that I knew what I wanted to do as far as a career since I was nine years old." Alanis Morissette
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"And ultimately the people who produce my records, they know that they're here to serve the purpose of me expressing who I am at this period of time and augmenting that or pulling it forward and I love that process." Alanis Morissette
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"And I always laugh at that, because I think I've always been doing what I want to do since Day 1." Alanis Morissette
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"The person who knows HOW will always have a job. The person who knows WHY will always be his boss." Alanis Morissette
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"I took a year and a half off after the tour from the last record, and there was a point where I didn't really want to do it again. I didn't want to be in the public eye in general and I didn't want to write another record and have everything that had come along with the one before to happen again." Alanis Morissette
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"A good man often appears gauche simply because he does not take advantage of the myriad mean little chances of making himself look stylish. Preferring truth to form, he is not constantly at work upon the facade of his appearance." Alanis Morissette
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"All I can promise myself and everyone else is that this record is a snapshot of this period in my life. It will be that by default." Alanis Morissette
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"Well, as a kid I did not get Shakespeare. I just never understood it." Alanis Morissette
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"They're different kinds of challenges depending upon what phase of life I'm in." Alanis Morissette
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"Making a movie requires 20 to 500 people to make and a lot of money and the stakes are a lot higher." Alanis Morissette
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"I'll keep evolving and put that into my songs." Alanis Morissette
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