Nelly Furtado


Nelly Furtado Bio

Who is Nelly Furtado

Nelly Furtado is a Canadian singer, songwriter and actress too. Furtado gained fame with her first album, Whoa, Nelly!, and its song "I'm Like a Bird" which won her 2002 Grammy awards.

Early Life (Childhood)

Nelly Furtado was born on December 2, 1978 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada to her Portuguese parents, Maria Manuela and António José Furtado. Nelly was named after Soviet gymnast Nellie Kim.

Interesting Facts

Canadian singer Nelly Furtado has the net worth of $25 million dollars. 159 cm singer was a heavy smoker during her teen age. She also sang hindi song Kabhi Kabhi...

Personal Life

Furtado gave birth to daughter Nevis Chetan on 2003 in Toronto with then-boyfriend Jasper Gahunia. She later married Demacio Castellon on 2008 and are still together.


She won numerous awards including Grammy Awards, 10 Juno Awards, three MuchMusic Video Awards and a star on Canada's Walk of Fame.