I'm crazy, but I'm serious. I'm sentimental, but I'm, like, really hard, too. I just want people to understand that I have all these sides inside me.
All-powerful is a woman who doesn't need to be beautiful, but she has so much attitude that she is marvellous, she is powerful.
When I make music, I always try to do more than make a song that makes people dance and have fun. I try to send a message or give a reason for people to discuss it further.
There's no right way to be a woman; there's only a right way to be a human, which is to have respect for others.
To get rid of my cellulite, I'd have to go on a diet. I don't want to do that; I want to eat. If I want a hamburger, I'll have one.
I've been managing myself for some time now, and after accomplishing many goals here in Brazil, I knew it was time to make new contacts and do bigger things on an international level.
My life... I'm really happy with what I've got. If I get more things, I will be happy, but if not, I won't be frustrated.
I had been wanting to peel back the layers of who I am for so long, but I felt like I needed to prove how solid my work is first.
I used to think that success was being the number one, being everywhere, being the star, and nowadays, I think that success is to make big things happen.
I come from the ghetto in Brazil, where we don't have a lot of career opportunities, so I'm sure my family and people who live there never imagined that one day I'd become a singer and be able to perform at an event like the Olympics.
I feel so honored that I'm bringing part of the culture of my country to other countries, you know, like the funk music.
When it comes to art, you just need to be focused on doing a great thing. Not thinking all about the business.
I wanted to show everyone that I can be... romantic one day. I can be sexy the other day. I can be crazy. I can be serious. I can be boss. I can be feminist, and I still don't lose my way to be, you know?
I thought I would get to where I wanted to in Brazil when I was about 30, but by 22, I was already doing great.
People are getting more used to another language; that's how I learned English and Spanish. I listened to other singers and tried to sing with them. Of course, I studied it, and I took classes, but music helps me a lot.