List of Famous Bands from City of Halifax

List of City of Halifax bands, listed by their level of fame. This City of Halifax musicians list includes both bands and solo artists. All famous City of Halifax bands are included, as well as many City of Halifax musicians of underground status. This list of City of Halifax 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 City of Halifax 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.

This list below has a variety of bands in it, from Sarah McLachlan to April Wine.

If you're wondering, "What bands are from City of Halifax?" or "What is a list of City of Halifax bands?" then this list will answer your questions. {#nodes}

  • Sarah McLachlan
    Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Piano rock
    • Albums: Solace, Wintersong, Fumbling Towards Ecstasy, The Freedom Sessions, Touch
    Sarah Ann McLachlan, (born January 28, 1968) is a Canadian singer and songwriter known for her emotional ballads and mezzo-soprano vocal range. As of 2009 she had sold over 30 million albums ...more
  • April Wine
    Rock music, Hard rock
    • Albums: The Nature of the Beast, Animal Grace, Frigate, Power Play, Attitude
    April Wine is a Canadian rock band formed in 1969 and based in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The band enjoyed international success in the 1970s and 1980s, releasing more than 20 albums since 1971.
  • Jay Ferguson
    Indie rock
    For other men with the same name, see the list at Jay Ferguson.Jay Ferguson (born October 14, 1968) is a member of the Canadian rock band Sloan. He is the only member in Sloan who comes from Halifax, ...more
  • Ridley Bent
    Hip hop music, Rock music, Country
    • Albums: Buckles and Boots, Blam, Rabbit on My Wheel
    Ridley Bent is a Canadian country singer-songwriter. Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Bent was raised throughout Canada in a military family. He formally launched his musical career in 2000. His debut ...more
  • Scott Storch
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B
    Scott Spencer Storch (born December 16, 1973) is an American record producer and songwriter. He started off as a keyboardist for the group the Roots.
    • Albums: Romantically Helpless, Temptation, Baby, It's Cold Outside, Santa Baby Live in Toronto
    Holly Cole (born November 25, 1963) is a Canadian jazz singer, particularly popular in Canada and Japan for both her versatile and distinctive voice, along with her adventurous repertoire, which ...more