Billboard spoke with Alanis about her performance of “You Oughta Know” at the American Music Awards with Demi Lovato.  Alanis shares details about how the Demi team-up came to be, writing her upcoming book, her take on how culture and the industry has changed over the years, working on new music, and more.  Read the full Q&A on

Watch the American Music Awards performance here.

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