rock group "Closer to the Heart" Gord Downey lead singer
!1/4 of the Mamas and Papas.  Died 2007
great singer, great looker and great judge on Canadian Idol
country singer and songwriter with husband Mutt Lange, best selling female artist in the world
Bruce Cockburn


Bryan Adams
singer, musician, songwriter, "Everything I Do", music for "Robin Hood"
Burton Cummings
"American Woman", lead singer of Guess Who
Corey Hart
great writer-producer, but his singing sucks.  "Sunglasses at Night"
Dan Hill
singer, songwriter, "Sometimes When We Touch"
David Clayton Thomas


David Foster
writer, producer, "St.Elmo's Fire" "Oh What a Feeling", multi Grammy winner
David Usher


Glenn Gould
Reputed to be the best pianist in the world.
Gordon Lightfoot
singer, songwriter, Canada's Bob Dylan
Guy Lombardo
big band leader, famous for Auld Lang Syne in New York on Christmas Eve
Frank Mills
"Music Box Dancer", pianist, composer
Kim Mitchell
"Patio Lanterns"
Leonard Cohen
author, musician, song-writer, poet, "Hallelujah"
Neil Young
Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young and Crazy Horse.
Oscar Peterson
jazz pianist
Paul Anka
Songwriter, singer, wrote My Way for Frank Sinatra
Paul Shaffer
band leader for  David Letterman's late night show
Percy Faith
composer and music arranger for movie scores
children's singer
Randy Bachman
"Taking Care of Business", Bachman-Turner-Overdrive, part of Guess Who
Robert Goulet
Roch Voisine
rock singer and he can do it in English or French!
Tom Cochrane
rock singer 
Tommy Hunter
country singer, had the best country program on television
Robbie Robertson
"Showdown at Big Sky", singer, songwriter, The Band
Ian Thomas
"Painted Ladies", brother of SCTV Dave Thomas
Terry Jacks
"Seasons in the Sun", with former wife, known as the Poppy Family
Gino Vinelli


Hagood Hardy
"The Homecoming", music I used for a movie
Murray McLauchlan
"Farmer's Song"
Michael Buble
Great singer, family man, funny guy. Canada's Frank Sinatra...smooth
music -group


Bachman Turner Overdrive
rock group, "You Ain't Seen Nuthin' Yet", Randy Bachman - guitarist
Barenaked Ladies
rock group "If I had One Million Dollars"
Big Sugar
rock group
Blue Rodeo
country band.  No one better than Jim Cuddy "Try"
Cowboy Junkies
"Misguided Angel"
Crash Test Dummies
rock group "Superman's Song"
Guess Who
rock band."American Woman".  Randy Bachman, Burton Cummings
Men Without Hats
Our Lady Peace 
Rankin Family
family band from Nova Scotia.
band from the 70s.  "Magic Carpet Ride" "Born to Be Wild"
The Band
rock group, Bob Dylan backup band
Tragically Hip


Pete Doherty


"Oh What a Feeling"
"One Fine Morning"
"Raise a Little Hell"
Rough Trade
High School Confidential
Martha and the Muffins
"Echo Beach"
"Turn Me Loose"
Jeff Healey Band
"See the Light"
The Bells
"Stay Awhile"
Glass Tiger
"You Could Have Been a Lady"
April Wine


Blood, Sweat and Tears
"Spinning Wheel" D.C.Thomas lead singer
"Sweet City Woman"
"Eyes of a Stranger"
Parachute Club
Rise Up
Ian and Sylvia
"Four Strong Winds", Ian and Sylvia Tyson
Canadian Rapper
Justin Bieber  




music -female


Alanis Morissette
Really popular and cute
Amanda Marshall
"This is Love", what a great song.  Should have won Grammy.
Anne Murray
Canada's best known singer, "Snowbird"
Alannah Miles
"Black Velvet"
Avril Lavigne
Cute too
Celine Dion
Canada's diva.  Best female singer in the World
Deborah Cox
singer, and good looker
Diana Krall
You know, I hate jazz, but what this woman sings is out of this world.
Holly Cole
jazz singer
Jann Arden
Lives in Calgary, writes her own stuff.  Funny woman.
Jessica Steen


Joni Mitchell
singer, songwriter. "Big Yellow Taxi"
rock/country singer and songwriter "Constant Craving", famous duet with Roy Orbison. Best version of Hallelujah, sung at Vancouver Winter Olympics
Loreena McKennitt
singer, songwriter.
Nelly Furtado
singer, actress (CSI:New York)
Rita McNeil
singer, from Cape Breton
Sarah MaLachlan
singer, from Vancouver.  Good looker.
Sass Jordan


Shania Twain


Famous Canadian Musicians