Quick Facts of
- First NameAlanis Morissette
Canadian-American legendary singer and songwriter Alanis Morissette is widely known for confessional lyrics and a layered rock-influenced sound. The versatile artist established as one of notable alternative rock’s vocalists after coming with her most critically acclaimed rock-oriented album Jagged Little Pill in 1995.
The greatest musician grabbed further attention for her chartbuster albums like Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie, Under Rug Swept (2002), So-Called Chaos (2004), and Flavors of Entanglement (2008).
Morissette has sold over 75 million records around the world and also named as the “Queen of Alt-Rock Angst” by Rolling Stone.
How Much Is Alanis Morissette Net Worth?
Alanis Morissette has earned a tremendous fortune from her illustrious music career and many other works. As per estimation made by Celebrity Net Worth, the artist owns $45 million in 2020.
Morissette has released a number of commercially hit albums over the course of her career. Some of them are following,
|Now Is the Time||1992||$50,000|
|Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie||1998||$8,237,000|
|Under Rug Swept||2002||$4,000,000|
|Flavors of Entanglement||2008||$800,000|
Additionally, the singer made $205,000 from her album Bright Lights in 2012. She also worked with many renowned artists like Shakira, Meredith Brooks, Joel Shearer, and more.
Other Income Sources
Alanis Morissette also makes money through her occasional acting appearances in both movies and TV shows. She played in a comedy Dogma in 1999 along with Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, and Linda Fiorentino. The movie grossed over $44 million at the box office.
From 2009-10, the actress was a cast in the TV series Weeds alongside Mary-Louise Parker, Elizabeth Perkins, and Justin Kirk.
Additionally, Morissette has a considerable fan following on her YouTube Channel which has +568k subscribers as of 2020. As per Socialblade, the musician makes from $24.8k to $396.5k a year from the channel.
Sold Alanis Morissette’s Brentwood Home For $5.325 Million
In October 2017, Alanis Morissette has sold her mansion located in Brentwood, a Mediterranean estate, for $5.325 million. Sources reported that the property first hit the market with an asking price of $5.495 million.
The 5,150 square feet of living space includes six-bedroom and seven-bathroom. Built-in 1951, the house also features a swimming pool and a sports court.
Property records show that the singer bought the house back in 1996 for $1.795 million.
Lawsuit Against Her Business Manager
In May 2016, Alanis Morissette sued her former business manager Jonathan Schwartz for $15 million in damages, including over $5 million stealing from her.
In early 2017, Schwarz ultimately admitted guilt of stealing $4.8 million from the singer and $2 million from other clients. As a result, the Los Angeles court sentenced him to serve six years in prison.
Awards And Achievements
Alanis Morissette has won numerous prestigious accolades like ASCAP Pop Music Awards, American Music Awards, Brit Awards, and GAFFA Awards. The musician is also the recipient of the three Grammy Awards.
Alanis Morissette also drives many luxurious vehicles like the Mercedes E class, Volkswagon Jolla, BMW X5, and Jaguar XJ.
Alanis Morissette is also notable for her great contribution to various charities. She supports Rock the Earth, St. Francis Food Pantries and Shelters, United Cerebral Palsy, Urban Arts Partnership, Adrienne Shelly Foundation, Equality Now, and Every Mother Counts.
Alanis Morissette Is From An Educated Family
Alanis Morissette was born on 1st June 1974, in Ottawa, Ontario to Georgia Mary Ann and Alan Richard Morissette. Both her parents were teachers.
Morissette has two older brothers Wade Imre Morissette and Chad Morissette. She attended Holy Family Catholic School. She later went on to study at Immaculata High School for Grades 7 and 8. Alanis finally graduated from Glebe Collegiate Institute.
Husband And Children
Alanis Morissette tied the knot with her husband Souleye on 22nd May 2010. The couple has three children- two sons Ever Imre Morissette-Treadway (b December 25, 2010) and Winter Mercy Morissette-Treadway (b August 8, 2019) and a daughter Onyx Solace Morissette-Treadway (June 23, 2016).
The singer previously dated Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds and comedian Dave Coulier.