Larissa de Macedo Machado, well known with the pseudonym Anitta, was born in Rio de Janeiro, March 30, 1993, and she is a very popular Brazilian singer.
In 2010 she signed a contract with the label Furacão 2000, while in January 2013 she signed with Warner’s multinational company for the release of her first album, the eponymous Anitta. In 2013 she became internationally renowned with the song Show das poderosas. The Anitta’s album, released in July, contains other successful tracks such as Não para.
In June 2014 she released her second album, Ritmo Perfeito. In November 2014 she performed at the Latin Grammy Awards. In June 2015 announces her return with the single Deixa ele sofrer, released the following month. The album Bang comes out on October 13, 2015.
She won the MTV Europe Music Awards in 2014 and 2015 as “Best Brazilian Act” and in 2015 also as “Best Latin America“.
In 2016 she excels alongside the well-known Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, showing the dubious public how she can even get in styles other than pop.