Nelly Furtado
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1978-12-02
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Nelly Furtado

Nelly Furtado Biography (Wikipedia)

Nelly Kim Furtado ComIH (born December 2, 1978) is a Canadian singer, songwriter and record producer. Furtado first gained fame with her critical acclaimed and successful debut album Whoa, Nelly! (2000) which spawned two top 10 hit singles; "I'm Like a Bird" and "Turn Off the Light". The first single won her a Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance. Her second album Folklore was released in 2003 and was preceded by the lead single "Powerless (Say What You Want)". Furtado's third album Loose (2006) became her best selling album with 12 million copies sold worldwide. The album spawned four successful number one singles; "Promiscuous", "Maneater", "Say It Right" and "All Good Things (Come to an End)". She released her first Spanish language album Mi Plan in 2009 which won her a Latin Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Album. In 2012 Furtado released her fifth studio album The Spirit Indestructible.

Furtado has sold over 40 million records worldwide, making her one of the most successful Canadian artists. She has won several awards throughout her career including; one Grammy Award from seven nominations, ten Juno Awards, one BRIT Award, one Billboard Music Award, one MTV Europe Music Award and three MuchMusic Video Awards. Furtado has a star on Canada's Walk of Fame and was awarded Commander of the Order of Prince Henry on February 28, 2014 in Toronto by Aníbal Cavaco Silva, the former President of Portugal.

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Nelly Furtado Tracks

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I'm Like A Bird
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I'm Like A Bird
James Morrison & Nelly Furtado
Broken Strings
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Broken Strings
Nelly Furtado
Maneater
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Maneater
Timbaland
Give It To Me (feat. Nelly Furtado & Justin Timberlake)
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Give It To Me (feat. Nelly Furtado & Justin Timberlake)
Nelly Furtado
Promiscuous (feat. Timbaland)
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Promiscuous (feat. Timbaland)
Michael Bublé
Quando, Quando, Quando
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Quando, Quando, Quando
Playlists featuring Nelly Furtado
Trevor Nelson's Albums For Life
Trevor Nelson's Albums For Life
Dua Lipa’s Dream Festival Playlist
Dua Lipa’s Dream Festival Playlist
The Voice UK 2015
The Voice UK 2015


Past BBC Events

2002 Glastonbury
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2002-06-28T14:24:39
28
Jun
2002

2002 Glastonbury

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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