Bryan Guy Adams, OC OBC is a Canadian singer-songwriter, musician, producer, actor, social activist, and photographer. Adams has been one of the most successful figures of the world of popular music during last three decades and as a singer, he's known for his strong husky vocals and energetic live performances, and he has sold more than 100 million records, making him one of the world's best-selling music artists and the best-selling Canadian rock artist of all time. Adams rose to fame in North America with his album Cuts Like a Knife and turned into a global star with his 1984 album Reckless. In 1991, he released his popular Waking Up the Neighbours album which included " I Do It for You", one of the best-selling singles of all time. 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.
- Born: November 5, 1959 (age 57), Kingston
- Spouse: Alicia Grimaldi (2004 to present - Domestic partnership)
- Aliases: Adams, Bryan, Brian Adams, Bryan Guy Adams, Bryan Guy Adams, OC OBC, bryan_adams
- Children: Lula Rosylea Adams, Mirabella Bunny Adams
- Height: 5′ 8″ (1.72m)
- Websites: http://www.bryanadams.com/