15 Facts About Nelly Furtado

1. On September 27, 2011, Nelly Furtado announced during Free the Children's We Day Toronto, that she was giving CDN$1,000,000 to Free the Children's effort to build girls' schools in the Maasai region of Kenya.

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2. In November 2006, Nelly Furtado revealed that she once turned down US$500,000 to pose fully clothed in Playboy.

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3. On July 19, 2008, Nelly Furtado married sound engineer Demacio Castellon.

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4. On September 20, 2003, Nelly Furtado gave birth to her daughter, Nevis Chetan.

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5. On September 8, 2016, Nelly Furtado confirmed the title of the upcoming album, The Ride, which was released in March 2017.

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6. In July 2016, Nelly Furtado released "Behind Your Back" exclusively on Spotify, describing the song as an "appetiser" for her next album.

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7. In 2016, Nelly Furtado collaborated with Dev Hynes on the track "Hadron Collider".

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8. On February 14, 2016, Nelly Furtado performed the Canadian national anthem at the 2016 NBA All-Star Game which was held in Toronto.

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9. In 2016, Nelly Furtado appeared in a minor supporting role in the romantic comedy film A Date with Miss Fortune.

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10. On July 2, 2013 Nelly Furtado performed a new track, the acoustic ballad "Mystery", from her upcoming studio album.

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11. In late 2008, Nelly Furtado collaborated with James Morrison on a song called "Broken Strings" for his album Songs for You, Truths for Me.

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12. The same year, Nelly Furtado provided her vocals to the Paul Oakenfold song "The Harder They Come" from the album Bunkka.

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13. In 2002, Nelly Furtado appeared on the song "Thin Line", on underground hip hop group Jurassic 5's album Power in Numbers.

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14. In 2017, Nelly Furtado released her sixth album, titled The Ride.

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15. In 2012, Nelly Furtado released her fifth album, The Spirit Indestructible.

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