Brazilian singer and dancer who rose to fame after her single "Meiga e Abusada" became one of the most popular Brazilian singles of 2013. Her much-anticipated self-titled debut album, released later that year, went on to go Double Platinum.
She was born Larissa de Macedo Machado in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Her music video for the song "Show das Poderosas" has received more than 80 million views on YouTube.
Her parents divorced when she was young. Her brother, Renan Machado, has worked with her as a producer.
The director of the "Meiga e Abusada" music video has also directed videos for Beyonce Knowles.