Taylor Hawkins, who later joined the Foo Fighters, was the tour's drummer.
"Ironic" was nominated for two 1997 Grammy Awards — Record of the Year and Best Music Video, Short Form Following the stressful tour, Morissette started practicing Iyengar Yoga for balancing, and after the last December 1996 show, she headed to India for six weeks, accompanied by her mother, two aunts and two friends.
Her father was of French and Irish descent and her mother had Hungarian ancestry.
Her parents were teachers in a military school and due to their work often had to move.
In 1993, Morissette's publisher Leeds Levy at MCA Music Publishing introduced her to manager Scott Welch.
Welch told Hit Quarters he was impressed by her "spectacular voice", her character and her lyrics.
She said of the album, "people could go, 'Boo, hiss, hiss, this girl's like another Tiffany or whatever.' But the way I look at it ...
people will like your next album if it's a suck-ass one." As with Alanis (1991), Now Is the Time (1992) was released only in Canada and produced three top 40 singles—"An Emotion Away", the minor adult contemporary hit "No Apologies" and "(Change Is) Never a Waste of Time".
In 1981, when she was seven years old, she began dance lessons.
before completing the rest of her high school at Glebe Collegiate Institute (Ottawa).
Privately, the label hoped to sell a million copies of the album on initial release; The wordy, personal lyrics on Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie alienated many fans, and after the album sold considerably less than Jagged Little Pill (1995), many labelled it an example of the sophomore jinx.
"Thank U", the album's only major international hit single, was nominated for the 2000 Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance; the music video, which featured Morissette nude, generated mild controversy.
Although the track was never commercially released as a single, it received widespread radio airplay in the U. At the 1999 Grammy Awards, it won in the categories of Best Rock Song and Best Female Rock Vocal Performance, and was nominated for Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media.