Here are some of the best bands from Canada ever, ranked by their level of fame. This Canadian musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous bands from Canada are included, as well as many underground Canadian artists.
This list of Canadian musical artists includes information like what genre the artist falls under, what albums they've put out and more. If you want to know more about these famous Canada bands you can click on their names to learn more about them. Bands from every genre are listed here, including rock, pop, hip-hop/rap, jazz, and more.
You can rank all of these bands, from Avril Lavigne to Neil Young.
If you're wondering, "What bands are from Canada?" or "What is a list of Canada bands?" then this list will answer your questions.
- Avril Ramona Lavigne (; French: [avʁil laviɲ]; born September 27, 1984) is a Canadian singer,... more
- Neil Percival Young (born November 12, 1945) is a Canadian singer-songwriter. After embarking... more
- Céline Marie Claudette Dion (born 30 March 1968) is a Canadian singer. Born into a large... more
- Rush was a Canadian rock band consisting of Geddy Lee (bass, vocals, keyboards), Alex Lifeson... more
- Roberta Joan "Joni" Mitchell (née Anderson; born November 7, 1943) is a Canadian... more
- Alanis Nadine Morissette (; born June 1, 1974) is a Canadian-American singer, songwriter,... more
- Shania Twain, OC (; born Eilleen Regina Edwards; August 28, 1965) is a Canadian singer,... more
- Nickelback is a Canadian rock band formed in 1995 in Hanna, Alberta, Canada. The band is... more
- Bryan Guy Adams (born 5 November 1959) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, record producer,... more
- Leonard Norman Cohen (September 21, 1934 – November 7, 2016) was a Canadian singer,... more
- Arcade Fire is a Canadian indie rock band, consisting of husband and wife Win Butler and... more
- Nelly Kim Furtado (, Portuguese: [fuɾˈtaðu]; born December 2, 1978) is a Canadian singer and... more
- Heart is a rock band that first found success in Canada and later in the United States and... more
- The Band was a Canadian-American roots rock group including Rick Danko (bass guitar, vocals,... more
- Geddy Lee Weinrib, (born Gary Lee Weinrib; July 29, 1953), known professionally as Geddy Lee,... more
- Three Days Grace is a Canadian rock band formed in Norwood, Ontario in 1997. Based in Toronto,... more
- Sarah Ann McLachlan, (born January 28, 1968) is a Canadian singer and songwriter known for... more
- Kathryn Dawn Lang (born November 2, 1961), known by her stylized stage name k.d. lang, is a... more
- Sum 41 is a Canadian rock band from Ajax, Ontario. Originally called Kaspir, the band was... more
- Tegan and Sara are a Canadian indie pop band formed in 1998 in Calgary, Alberta, composed of... more
- Neil Ellwood Peart (September 12, 1952 – January 7, 2020) was a Canadian musician and writer... more
- Triumph is a Canadian hard rock band formed in 1975 that was popular in the late 1970s and the... more
- Broken Social Scene is a Canadian indie rock band, a musical collective including as few as... more
- Leslie Feist (born 13 February 1976) is a Canadian indie pop singer-songwriter and guitarist,... more