Great Canadians: Here Are The 10 Best Canadian Musicians Of All Time

Jul 1, 2023

Happy Canada Day! Hope you are drunk and enjoying fireworks responsibly.

On this Canada Day, the Crier Media staff have worked on a bunch of top 10s to run through for Canada Day 2023.

Let’s start with ‘The Top 10 Canadian Musicians’

1. Drake: Canadian rapper, singer, and songwriter. Chart-topping hits, Grammy Awards, and influential contributions to contemporary hip-hop

2. Rush: This progressive rock band, consisting of Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson, and Neil Peart, achieved both critical acclaim and commercial success throughout their career.

3. Justin Bieber: Canadian pop sensation. From YouTube star to global icon, his catchy tunes and dedicated fanbase made him a household name.”

4. Neil Young: Known for his distinctive voice and songwriting, Neil Young is considered one of the most influential musicians of his generation.

5. Leonard Cohen: A legendary singer-songwriter and poet, Leonard Cohen’s introspective and poetic lyrics have garnered him a dedicated following worldwide.

6. Joni Mitchell: With her expressive voice and innovative songwriting, Joni Mitchell has become one of the most respected and influential folk musicians in history.

7. Céline Dion: Known for her powerful and emotive vocals, Céline Dion has achieved tremendous success as one of the best-selling artists of all time.

8. The Tragically Hip: A Canadian rock band, The Tragically Hip, led by frontman Gord Downie, gained a loyal fanbase and achieved success both in Canada and internationally.

9.Bryan Adams: A prolific songwriter and performer, Bryan Adams has produced numerous hits and solidified his status as one of Canada’s most successful musicians.

10.The Weeknd: Canadian singer and songwriter. Soulful vocals, captivating lyrics, and boundary-pushing soundscapes have defined his career.

Contributing Writers

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