Bryan Adams

Bryan Adams

 

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Bryan Guy Adams, OC OBC (born 5 November 1959) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, record producer, guitarist, photographer, philanthropist and activist.

Adams rose to fame in Canada and the United States with his 1983 album Cuts Like a Knife and turned into a global star with his 1984 album Reckless, which produced some of his best known songs, including "Run to You" and "Summer of '69".[1] In 1991, he released "(Everything I Do) I Do It for You" from the album Waking Up the Neighbours and the song became a worldwide hit which went to number 1 in many countries, including 16 consecutive weeks in the United Kingdom, a new record. Adams also had the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles "Heaven", "All for Love" and "Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman?"[2]

For his contributions to music, Adams has garnered many awards and nominations, including 20 Juno Awards among 56 nominations, 15 Grammy Award nominations including a win for Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or Television in 1992. He has also won MTV, ASCAP, American Music awards, three Ivor Novello Awards for song composition and has been nominated five times for Golden Globe Awards and three times for Academy Awards for his songwriting for films.

Adams was awarded the Order of Canada and the Order of British Columbia for contributions to popular music and philanthropic work via his own foundation, which helps improve education for people around the world.[3][4]

Adams was inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame in March 2011 and Canada's Walk of Fame, Canadian Broadcast Hall of Fame in 1998,[5][6] and in April 2006 he was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame at Canada's Juno Awards.[7] In 2008, Adams was ranked 38th on the list of All-Time top artists in the Billboard Hot 100 50th Anniversary Charts.[8] On 13 January 2010, he received the Allan Waters Humanitarian Award for his part in numerous charitable concerts and campaigns during his career,[9] and on 1 May 2010 was given the Governor General's Performing Arts Award for his 30 years of contributions to the arts.[10] He has sold more than 75 million records, making him one of the world's best-selling music artists.[11]

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Ultimate
 
Ultimate is a compilation album by the Canadian singer-songwriter Bryan Adams, released on 3 November 2017, which contains songs he recorded from 1980 through 2017.
Live Broadcast 1st February 1985 Hollywood Palladium
Album
Live Broadcast 1st February 1985 Hollywood Palladium is an album by musical artist Bryan Adams, released on November 3, 2017.
Please Stay
Song
Please Stay is a song by musical artist Bryan Adams, released on October 13, 2017.
Wembley 1996 Live
Album
Wembley 1996 Live is an album by musical artist Bryan Adams, released on June 30, 2017.

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Popular Albums39

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Popular Songs57

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Films5

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Book References & Influences2

Collaborators & Influencers39

Other Music-Related Relationships20

Other Film-Related Relationships3

Personal & Professional Relationships2

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships2

Awards & Nominations40

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Upcoming Concerts12

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Bryan Adams, Jerry Mitchell, and the PRETTY WOMAN Team Talk How the Broadway-Bound Musical Came About
  –  March 11, 2018
Rock singer/songwriter Bryan Adams has composed a musical for the first time ... The trio brought in Adams and Vallance to write the lyrics and compose the music and Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell to direct and choreograph. "The most important tool ...
Bryan Adams talks Broadway-bound 'Pretty Woman' before Chicago opening
  –  March 11, 2018
An offhand comment years ago by a West End actress he was dating led rock singer/songwriter Bryan Adams to where he is today ... in Adams and Vallance to write the lyrics and compose the music and Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell to direct and choreograph.
Bryan Adams Is Coming To Colosseum
  –  February 23, 2018
Caesars Windsor is bringing iconic Canadian singer Bryan Adams to the Colosseum this July ... Adams is known the world over for his feel-good rock riffs and romantic ballads. His music has achieved number one status in over 40 countries and sold over ...
Bryan Adams’ Publicist Marlene Palmer Dies at 62
  –  January 8, 2018
In 1979, she answered a newspaper ad placed by Bruce Allen of Bruce Allen Talent in Vancouver seeking a music publicist. Bruce Allen’s firm managed Bryan Adams and Loverboy and ... with another Canadian superstar, singer Anne Murray, as well as with ...
Bryan Adams, Jerry Mitchell, and the PRETTY WOMAN Team Talk How the Broadway-Bound Musical Came About
  –  March 11, 2018
Rock singer/songwriter Bryan Adams has composed a musical for the first time ... The trio brought in Adams and Vallance to write the lyrics and compose the music and Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell to direct and choreograph. "The most important tool ...
Bryan Adams talks Broadway-bound 'Pretty Woman' before Chicago opening
  –  March 11, 2018
Songwriter Jim Vallance, left, and rocker Bryan Adams wrote the score for "Pretty Woman ... The trio brought in Adams and Vallance to write the lyrics and compose the music and Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell to direct and choreograph.

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