Canadian singer-songwriter who released "I'm Like a Bird" and "Turn Off the Light" in 2000. She has won multiple Grammy and Juno Awards.
She has sold over twenty million albums.
Both Furtado and Shakira have achieved widespread praise throughout American and Latin American audiences.
She performed in a Portuguese marching band as a teenager. Her first group was called Nelstar.
She had a daughter named Nevis with her boyfriend Jasper Gahunia, whom she dated from 2001 to 2005. She married Demacio "Demo" Castellon on July 19, 2008.