出生巴西Juazeiro 的Ivete Sangalo，也许是受家人的影响，从小就开始对音乐产生浓厚的兴趣，15岁登台演出，在萨尔瓦多的一家名为Ondina的酒吧里唱歌的Sangalo以她美丽的面容和深厚的唱功被Petrolina发掘了出来，之后Sangalo便经常在狂欢节和一些剧院中出现，直至被巴西歌迷认可。
Ivete María Dias de Sangalo Cady (Brazilian Portuguese: [iˈvɛtʃi sɐ̃ˈgaɫu]) (born May 27, 1972 in Juazeiro, Bahia) is a Latin Grammy Award-winning Brazilian Axé and MPB singer, songwriter, and occasional actress and television show host. She is one of the most popular and best-selling Brazilian female singers of the present, with six albums released with "Banda Eva", and seven more albums in a solo career, with a total of over 12 million albums sold worldwide. Sangalo is most often recognized by her powerful voice, charisma and live performances. Her music is also very popular in Portugal.She has received 14 nominations for Latin Grammy Awards alongside her career.
As a child, started to sing and play violin at events, festivals and presentations of the school where she studied. Ivete Sangalo's debut show happened in Ondina Neighborhood, Salvador, in August 1992. With that show she won the Dorival Caymmi trophy, the Grammy of Bahia music. The solo singer was once part of a group called Banda Eva, and with them she recorded six CDs and sold over four million copies.