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Nelly Furtado

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Birthday
2, 1978
Birthplace
Victoria, Canada
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
2, 1978 (age 40)
Birthplace
Victoria, Canada

About

Canadian singer-songwriter who released two Top 10 singles, "I'm Like a Bird" and "Turn Off the Light," in 2000. Other number one singles include "Promiscuous," "Maneater" and "Say It Right." She has won multiple Grammy and Juno Awards.

Before Fame

She performed in a Portuguese marching band as a teenager. Her first group was called Nelstar.

Trivia

She has sold over 50 million albums worldwide. Her third album, Loose, became her best selling album.

Family Life

She had a daughter named Nevis with her boyfriend Jasper Gahunia, whom she dated from 2001 to 2005. She was married to Demacio "Demo" Castellon from 2008 until 2016.

Associated With

She was featured on the 2002 Juanes song "Fotografía."