Canadian Female Pop Singers

Throughout history, there have been many Canadian women pop singers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great Canadian female pop singers such as Avril Lavigne, Nelly Furtado, Carly Rae Jepsen, Shania Twain, Anne Murray.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Celine Dion

Celine Dion
35
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 30, 1968
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Charlemagne, Canada

Celine Dion is a Canadian singer renowned for her powerful voice. Having sold more than 200 million records worldwide, Dion is one of the best-selling singers ever. Widely regarded as one of the most influential pop singers of her generation, Celine Dion's works have inspired other popular singers, such as Christina Aguilera, Rihanna, Jennifer Hudson, Katy Perry, and Ariana Grande.

 2 Shania Twain

Shania Twain
27
Famous As: Singer Known for Her Album 'Come On Over'
Birthdate: August 28, 1965
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Windsor, Canada

Widely regarded as the Queen of Country Pop, Shania Twain is the best-selling female artist in the history of country music, having sold more than 100 million records worldwide. She is also one of the best-selling music artists ever. According to Billboard, Shania Twain is the 13th Greatest Music Video Female Solo Artist ever.

 3 Nelly Furtado

Nelly Furtado
24
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: December 2, 1978
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Nelly Furtado is a Portuguese-Canadian record producer and singer-songwriter. Known for her constant reinvention and musical versatility, Furtado is one of the most successful musical artists from Canada, having sold more than 40 million records. Her work has also inspired fellow musicians like Dua Lipa and Bridgit Mendler. Also a philanthropist, Furtado is a member of Artists Against Racism charity.

 4 Sarah McLachlan

Sarah McLachlan
6
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: January 28, 1968
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada
Canadian singer Sarah Ann McLachlan is best known for her signature ballads and her bestselling album Surfacing. The three-time Grammy-winning and nine-time Juno-winning artist has also launched a free music school for disadvantaged youth and works against animal cruelty. She also launched the Lilith Fair, to promote female music artists.

 5 Jeon So-mi

Jeon So-mi
7
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 9, 2001
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ontario, Canada

 6 Claire Elise Boucher

Claire Elise Boucher
7
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: March 17, 1988
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada

Claire Elise Boucher is a musician whose music incorporates elements of various genres like electronic, hip-hop, and R&B, which reflects her hard-partying and volatile lifestyle; she once tried sailing down the Mississippi River in a houseboat built by her and a friend before the boat was impounded. Open about her drug use in the past, Boucher now advocates against hard drugs.

 7 Alessia Cara

Alessia Cara
4
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: July 11, 1996
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brampton, Canada
Canadian singer-songwriter Alessia Caracciolo is best known for her Billboard-charting hits such as Here and Scars to Your Beautiful. The Grammy-winning artist had initially gained fame through her acoustic covers on YouTube. She played a voice role in The Willoughbys. She also once claimed to be able to feel synesthesia.
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 8 Tegan and Sara

Tegan and Sara
17
Famous As: Indie Pop Singers
Birthdate: September 19, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

 9 Jessie Reyez

Jessie Reyez
5
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: June 12, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Jessie Reyez is a Canadian singer and songwriter. She started playing guitar as a child and soon began writing songs as well. She pursued a career in music after high school. Initially, she struggled a lot but was able to carve a niche for herself in a few years. She received the Juno Breakthrough Artist Award in 2018. 

 10 Maisy Stella

Maisy Stella
7
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 13, 2003
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Oshawa, Ontario

Canadian-American actor-singer and Nashville star Maisy Stella is a teen icon who has gained phenomenal success with her role of Daphne Conrad. She has also been part of the musical duo Lennon & Maisy, along with her sister Lennon Stella. The duo is popular on YouTube, too.

 11 Lara Fabian

Lara Fabian
3
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: January 9, 1970
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Etterbeek, Belgium

Lara Fabian is a Canadian-Belgian musician, singer, songwriter, and actress. One of the best-selling Belgian music artists ever, Fabian has sold more than 20 million records all over the world. Over the course of her career, she has won many prestigious awards, such as Félix Awards and World Music Awards.

 12 Alannah Myles

Alannah Myles
6
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: December 25, 1958
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Best known for her Grammy-winning and Billboard-charting single Black Velvet, written in memory of Elvis Presley, Alannah Myles is the daughter of legendary Canadian broadcaster William Douglas Byles. She was later seen in Eurovision and also sang the Canadian national anthem at Toronto All-Star Game in 1991.

 13 Anjulie Persaud

Anjulie Persaud
4
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 21, 1983
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Oakville, Canada

Anjulie Persaud is a Canadian songwriter and singer best known for her collaboration with popular artists like Nicki Minaj, Diplo, Kelly Clarkson, Benny Benassi, and Zedd among others. Anjulie's music has been featured on popular networks, such as HBO, MTV, and NBC. In 2013, she received the Juno Award for Dance Recording of the Year.

 14 Karen David

Karen David
4
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 15, 1979
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Shillong, India

 15 Kiesza

Kiesza
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Famous As: Singer songwriter
Birthdate: January 16, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

 16 Cassie Steele

Cassie Steele
3
Famous As: Actress and singer best known for portraying Manny Santos on Degrassi: The Next Generation and Abby Vargas on The L.A. Complex
Birthdate: December 2, 1989
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

 17 Martha Wainwright

Martha Wainwright
3
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: May 8, 1976
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Montreal

Born into a family of musicians, Canadian-American folk singer Martha Wainwright initially studied drama but later began her music career, performing at coffee-houses. She is talented songwriter, too and has performed as part of the duo known as the Wainwright Sisters, with her half-sister Lucy Wainwright Roche.

 18 Ruth Berhe

Ruth Berhe
3
Famous As: Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: July 2, 1995
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Edmonton, Alberta

 19 Bulow

Bulow
2
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 25, 1999
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany

 20 Jann Arden

Jann Arden
3
Famous As: Famous for her Signature Ballads, "Could I Be Your Girl" & "Insensitive"
Birthdate: March 27, 1962
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Calgary, Canada

 21 Jane Child

Jane Child
2
Famous As: Famous for Her Hit Single "Don't Wanna Fall in Love"
Birthdate: February 15, 1967
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 22 Serena Ryder

Serena Ryder
3
Famous As: singer-songwriter
Birthdate: December 8, 1982
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 23 Linda Chung

Linda Chung
1
Famous As: Actress, Pop Singer
Birthdate: April 9, 1984
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Maple Ridge, Canada

 24 Lido Pimienta

Lido Pimienta
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Famous As: Singer whose album La Papessa, won the $50,000 2017 Polaris Music Prize
Birthdate: 1986 AD
Birthplace: Barranquilla, Colombia

 25 France Joli

France Joli
3
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 2, 1963
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

 26 Tei Shi

Tei Shi
1
Famous As: Indie pop star
Birthdate: October 4, 1989
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

 27 Paulina Gretzky

Paulina Gretzky
1
Famous As: Model
Birthdate: December 19, 1988
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 28 Amy Sky

Amy Sky
1
Famous As: Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: September 24, 1960
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The daughter of renowned Canadian psychologist Dr. Sandy Shiner, Amy Sky was initially trained in the cello and began penning songs at age 13. Equipped with a degree in music theory and composition, the singer-songwriter has collaborated with artists such as Diana Ross and Jennifer Rush.

 29 Katrina Stuart

Katrina Stuart
0
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 20, 1999
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Toronto

 30 Kirsten Collins

Kirsten Collins
0
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 27, 1994
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Calgary

 31 Hailey Reese

Hailey Reese
1
Famous As: Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Birthdate: January 30, 1996
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cambridge, Ontario