‘Jagged Little Pill’ the groundbreaking international debut album by Canadian alternative rock singer Alanis Morissette, released 13 June 1995 turns 27 years old this year.
The iconic album ,which started out as an experimentation of sound after Alanis moved from Ottawa to Los Angeles, resulted in Jagged Little Pill becoming one of the most successful music albums of the 90’s. The album received critical acclaim ,selling more than 33 million copies, and made Alanis Morissette the youngest artist to be certified diamond in the USA before handing over that title to Britney Spears.
27 years later this masterpiece is still current, relevant and as Rolling Stone ranked in 2003, Jagged Little Pill was number 327 on its list of Of The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time. The album left such a mark that in 2019 it had been adapted as a theater production and received rave reviews for Diablo Cody’s rendition of transforming the songs into a musical narrative.
Watch Alanis Morrisette’s Jagged Little Pill 4K Music Video Trailer
To celebrate the 25th anniversary a special deluxe edition album had been released for fans, along with special 4K music video releases of the albums lead singles Ironic, You Learn, You Oughta Know, Head Over Feet and Hand In My Pocket. Just when you thought that was all, Amazon music paid special tribute to Jagged Little Pill with a special mini documentary of the album, which can be seen below…
Watch Amazon Music’s 25 Years Of Jagged Little Pill Mini- Documentary
Watch Alanis Morissette Jagged Little Pill Live Documentary
To add to the iconic album release, HBO released a new documentary Jagged end of 2021, which explores how Alanis came to be the empowered woman so many admire, and what happens when a 21-year-old becomes a worldwide phenomenon.