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Who is Alanis Morissette?
Alanis Nadine Morissette is a Canadian-American musician, singer, songwriter and actress. Known for her emotive mezzo-soprano voice, Morissette began her career in Canada in the early 1990s with two mildly successful dance-pop albums. After moving to Los Angeles and teaming up with Glen Ballard, she revolutionized the music industry with her American debut, Jagged Little Pill.
You can view more information on Alanis's full discography here.
Amazing and exciting news in regards to the Jagged Little Pill musical as it won Best Musical Theatre Album at the Grammy Awards last night. Per Broadway News:
“Jagged Little Pill” won the 2021 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album.
The album was up against “American Utopia,” the Off-Broadway cast recordings of “Little Shop of Horrors” and “Soft Power” and the West End cast recordings of “Amélie” and “Prince of Egypt.” The Grammy win was announced Sunday afternoon.
Kathryn Gallagher, Celia Rose Gooding, Lauren Patten and Elizabeth Stanley are principal soloists on the album.
“Jagged Little Pill” is also in consideration for 15 Tony Awards. Voting ends Monday. A date has not yet been announced for the ceremony.
In a new video from the Jagged Little Pill: The Musical‘s official YouTube channel, Alanis Morissette teams up with lead Elizabeth Stanley to perform a duet of You Learn from the Jagged Little Pill album. Check out the video below!
As a nice treat for all of us, Alanis released the demo for Predator, one of the songs that became a part of the Jagged Little Pill musical. You can listen to it via her official YouTube channel below, and I’ve embedded the Spotify link underneath.
Awesome news for Alanis, Diablo Cody, and the cast & crew of Jagged Little Pill: The Musical as the Tony Awards announced their nominations today, and the show leads with 15 nominations!