Nelly Furtado Shares the Music That Inspires Her

Nelly Furtado Shares the Music That Inspires Her

Nelly Furtado has sold 20 million albums worldwide and more than 20 million singles. Furtado first gained fame with her debut album, Whoa, Nelly!, which spawned two successful singles, "I'm Like a Bird" and "Turn Off the Light". "I'm Like A Bird" won a 2001 Juno Award for Single of the Year and a 2002 Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance. In 2003, Furtado released Folklore, which produced three international singles— "Powerless (Say What You Want)", "Try" and "Força". Three years later she released Loose, a worldwide commercial success with 10 million copies sold. The album spawned four number-one hits: "Promiscuous", "Maneater", "Say It Right" and "All Good Things (Come to an End)". After a three-year break, she released her first full-length Spanish album, Mi Plan, and Furtado received a Latin Grammy for Best Female Pop Vocal Album. In 2012, Furtado's fourth English-language studio album, The Spirit Indestructible, was released.
Wow those are a lot of accomplishments. But, if you think all that's something click on and find out ten more things you didn't know!

Nelly Furtado's Favorite Music

At GoGoMix we always find it fascinating when an actor tells us a favorite movie, or when a chef tells us a favorite restaurant, or when a musician tells us a favorite band or song. When we asked Nelly Furtado about her favorite music she didn't give us some predictable answer about a known superstar or pop song. She went back to her roots and told us about a Brazilian singer singing in Portuguese and how incredible the sound is.

Nelly Furtado's Favorite Movies

Nelly does a good job acting in a lot of her videos.  But, she's no fan of blockbusters, superhero movies or the thrillers of today.  When she sat down with GoGoMix she let us in on the documentary she had seen recently.  She said this documentary is "the best, you have to see this..."

Explore More

The Inside Look: Modern Novels

Everyone likes to kick back with a good book, including your favorite celebrities! Find out which fi...

Q&A with Holly Williams

Depending on how you look at it, Holly Williams is either settling down or busier than she’s ever be...


  • Check Out The Hottest Victoria Secret Angels Ever!

  • Jennifer Lawerence Shares Things About Herself You Didn't Know

  • Check Out Which Celebrities Became Parents In 2016

  • Celebrities Share What They Would Be Doing If They Weren't Famous

  • These Amazing Prince Outfits Will Give You Serious Fashion Envy

Hey, welcome to GoGoMix! Sign up and become a member.