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Following the release of the album, Furtado headlined the "Burn in the Spotlight Tour" and also appeared on Moby's Area: One tour.In 2002, Furtado appeared on the song "Thin Line", on underground hip hop group Jurassic 5's album Power in Numbers.Furtado's first public performance was when she sang a duet with her mother at a church on Portugal Day.She began playing musical instruments at the age of nine, learning the trombone, ukulele and – in later years – the guitar and keyboards.(2000), a critical and commercial success that spawned two top 10 singles; "I'm Like a Bird" and "Turn Off the Light".
While tracks like 'Turn Off the Light' and 'Shit On the Radio' flirted with electronics, they did so with more of a nod to William Orbit than the synth-heavy R&B that would populate This growth, she explains, was due to her taking a moment to step back and focusing on everyday things.
Her performance attracted the attention of The Philosopher Kings singer Gerald Eaton, who then approached her to write with him.
He and fellow Kings member Brian West helped Furtado produce a demo.
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Much has been made of Justin Timberlake's triumphant return to music with his third solo album, "The 20/20 Experience," but it also marks a return of sorts for its producer, Timbaland, who has laid (relatively) low over the past two years after spending nearly two decades as one of mainstream music's most prolific producers.