- Date of Birth:
- November 15, 1974
- 6' 1"
Chad Kroeger (born Chad Robert Turton on November 15, 1974 in Hanna, Alberta, Canada) is a Canadian musician, the lead singer of the band Nickelback. He joined the band in the 1990s after his grunge cover band broke up. Nickelback has released seven albums and is one of the most commercially successful Canadian bands in history, selling over 50 million albums in their career. Besides working with Nickelback, Chad has also co-written many popular songs by bands like Daughtry and Santana. In 2002, Kroeger started 604 Records, which represents bands such as Default and Bo Bice.
Best Known For:
Chad Kroeger is best known for being the lead singer of Nickelback.
Chad Kroeger was born and raised in Hanna, Alberta, Canada. He started playing guitar at the age of 13. In August 2012, Chad announced his engagement with musician, Avril Lavigne. The two were married in June 2013, and they are reportedly working together on an album.