In other words: Morissette had one hand in her pocket and another in a bunch of different genres.
Alanis Morissette has two siblings named Chad who is a business entrepreneur, and twin sibling named Wade who is a musician.
As an alternative artist with an album founded on distorted guitars, her music had a vitriol not yet found in ultra-accessible '90s pop stars like Britney Spears.
So my first meeting with the whole team was me in my sweatpants.
The record sold 33 million copies worldwide, the 12th-most ever; produced a half-dozen chart-dominating singles; and, eventually, yielded a Broadway show.
The movie, which The Washington Post has viewed, chronicles Morissette as she goes from dance-pop prodigy in Canada to confessional poet-musician in Los Angeles several years later.