Canadian music has witnessed numerous changes with time. Influenced by the aborigines, French and English alike the music moved towards a more popular culture after the World War II. The time between 154-67 witnessed a revival of vocal pop and folk music which later paved way for the Rock ‘n’ Roll and Pop-Rock. Notable names among these early rockers were Paul Anka and Ronnie Hawkins. With significant development in the Canadian recording industry and broadcast regulation during the 1970s, the country saw the rise of many internationally successful singers like Bonnie Dobson, Ian Tyson and budding performers such as Bruce Cockburn, John Allan Cameron and Celine Dion. During 1980s-2000s, the industry witnessed the rise of successful singers who made a mark for themselves in the international music arena, such as Bryan Adams, Alanis Morissette and Nelly Furtado. Pop-singer, Avril Lavigne, one of the most famous music icons is also a Canadian. Some other noteworthy singers produced by the country include Shania Twain, Justin Bieber and Nic Neufeld. Here we have made an effort to bring to you the biographies of some famous Canadian singers. Explore to know more about their inspiring life stories and timelines. We have also presented some interesting fun fact and trivia related to these personalities.
Justin BieberJustin Bieber

01 March 1994

Shawn MendesShawn Mendes

08 August 1998

Avril LavigneAvril Lavigne

27 September 1984

The WeekndThe Weeknd

16 February 1990

Michael BubleMichael Bublé

09 September 1975

Bryan AdamsBryan Adams

05 November 1959

Neil YoungNeil Young

12 November 1945

Joni MitchellJoni Mitchell

07 November 1943

Shania TwainShania Twain

28 August 1965

Leonard CohenLeonard Cohen

21 September 1934

Cory MonteithCory Monteith

11 May 1982

Alessia CaraAlessia Cara

11 July 1996

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Carly Rae JepsenCarly Rae Jepsen

21 November 1985

Chad KroegerChad Kroeger

15 November 1974

Nelly FurtadoNelly Furtado

02 December 1978

Paul Albert AnkaPaul Anka

30 July 1941

Tory LanezTory Lanez

27 July 1992

Kris WuKris Wu

06 November 1990

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Robbie AmellRobbie Amell

21 April 1988

Paulina GretzkyPaulina Gretzky

19 December 1988

Sarah McLachlanSarah McLachlan

28 January 1968

Gordon LightfootGordon Lightfoot

17 November 1938

Jeff HealeyJeff Healey

25 March 1966

Henry LauHenry Lau

11 October 1989

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Mac DeMarcoMac DeMarco

30 April 1990

Deryck WhibleyDeryck Whibley

21 March 1980

Diana KrallDiana Krall

16 November 1964

Anne MurrayAnne Murray

20 June 1945

Nia VardalosNia Vardalos

24 September 1962

Adam GontierAdam Gontier

25 May 1978

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PartyNextDoorPartyNextDoor

03 July 1993

Edison Chen Edison Chen

07 October 1980

DrakeDrake

24 October 1986

Alannah MylesAlannah Myles

25 December 1958

Sham IdreesSham Idrees

16 October 1988

Darren EspantoDarren Espanto

24 May 2001

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Jazzy BJazzy B

01 April 1975

NavNav

03 November 1989

Kid BuuKid Buu

11 April 1994

Zion KuwonuZion Kuwonu

29 June 1999

Shane HarteShane Harte

28 November 1996

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Celine Dion Celine Dion

30 March 1968

Christian LalamaChristian Lalama

25 August 2003

Katrina StuartKatrina Stuart

20 September 1999

Anjulie PersaudAnjulie Persaud

21 May 1983

Josh BogertJosh Bogert

16 August 2000

Ruth BerheRuth Berhe

02 July 1995

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K. D. Lang K. D. Lang

02 November 1961

Alanis MorisetteAlanis Morisette

01 June 1974

Andree BonifacioAndree Bonifacio

13 December 2002

Maisy StellaMaisy Stella

13 December 2003

Kirsten CollinsKirsten Collins

27 March 1994

Hailey ReeseHailey Reese

30 January 1996

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Celine DionCeline Dion

30 March 1968

Alanis MorissetteAlanis Morissette

01 June 1974

Alexander LudwigAlexander Ludwig

07 May 1992

Victor GarberVictor Garber

16 March 1949

Devin TownsendDevin Townsend

05 May 1972

Jessica LucasJessica Lucas

24 September 1985

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Jann ArdenJann Arden

27 March 1962

Natalie AppletonNatalie Appleton

14 May 1973

Len CariouLen Cariou

30 September 1939

Jill HennessyJill Hennessy

25 November 1968

Cathy SmithCathy Smith

26 October 1948

Sarah PolleySarah Polley

08 January 1979

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Denny DohertyDenny Doherty

29 November 1940

Nicole AppletonNicole Appleton

07 December 1974

TamiaTamia

09 May 1975

Jessica LowndesJessica Lowndes

08 November 1988

Randy BachmanRandy Bachman

27 September 1943

Rick DankoRick Danko

29 December 1942

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Melissa Auf der MaurMelissa Auf der Maur

17 March 1972

Walter PidgeonWalter Pidgeon

23 September 1897

Burton CummingsBurton Cummings

31 December 1947

Jonny CraigJonny Craig

26 March 1986

Richard ManuelRichard Manuel

03 April 1943

Loreena McKennittLoreena McKennitt

17 February 1957

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Aarif RahmanAarif Rahman

26 February 1987

Jon LajoieJon Lajoie

21 August 1980

Emily HainesEmily Haines

25 January 1974