Nickelback is a Canadian rock band from Alberta. The band is currently composed of Chad Kroeger on vocals and solo guitar, Ryan Peake on rhythm guitar, Mike Kroeger on bass guitar and Daniel Adair on drums and percussion, he is the fourth drummer after Ryan Vikedal, Mitch Guindon and Brandon Kroeger. On tour, Tim Dawson, Chad Kroeger's guitar technician known as Timmy, performs several piano and guitar tracks. Timmy is the fifth member of the band, he has been working with Nickelback since 2003. The musical style of Nickelback is classified in hard rock,> post-grunge and alternative rock>.
Nickelback is one of the most successful commercial bands in Canada, with more than 50 million albums sold worldwide, ranked # 11> Best Record Seller, and # 2 Best Foreign Seller in the US Behind the Beatles during the 2000s >>>. The magazine Billboard classifies them as the rock band of the decade and their song "How You Remind Me" was listed as the rock song of the decade as well as the fourth song of the decade. The group is ranked 7> on the list of top artists by Billboard , and four of their albums are listed in the best albums of the decade by < span class = "lang-en" lang = "en"> Billboard .
The group signed to the Roadrunner Records label in 1999 for the American market, which then reissued their album "The State" . The group gained recognition with this album and then enjoyed a wider success with the general public with the release of "Silver Side Up" in 2001>. After the release of Silver Side Up, the band releases its best-known title, "How You Remind Me" , which culminates in first place in US rankings and Canadian>. Their fourth album, The Long Road , includes five singles and continues its success with the general public with the single Someday , which ranks 7> of the Billboard Hot 100, and 1> of the Canadian Singles Chart>. Subsequently, the band released their album with the most success so far, All the Right Reasons , with songs like Photograph , Far Away and Rockstar >. The album Dark Horse is also a hit, counting eight singles; three culminate in the Top 10 of the Hot 100, and two have reached the top of this ranking. The group publishes in 2011, Here and Now , which is once again at the top of the rankings>. The group has won numerous awards, including 12 Juno Awards from 28 nominations>.
The group is based in Vancouver, Canada, and was previously linked to the EMI Canada record label. For the release of his seventh album, the band separates from EMI Canada and signs a new agreement with Universal Music Canada.