Famous for her international hit singles "Ella" and "Malo," this Spanish pop vocalist received the Latin Grammy Awards' 2005 "Best New Artist" honor and went on to release albums titled Y. (2009) and Un Pokito de Rocanrol (2012).
She released her acclaimed debut album, Pafuera Telaranas, in 2004.
An actress as well as a singer, she appeared in the 2003 Spanish film Al Sur de Granada.
She was born Maria Nieves Rebolledo Vila in Valencia and she was raised in the Spanish community of Extremadura.
She and Grammy-winning fellow Latin pop singer Enrique Iglesias were both born in Spain during the 1970s.