Chad Kroeger - Updated Feb 2024

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Chad Kroeger

heChad Kroeger is a well-known Canadian musician and producer. Chad Kroeger is famous as the lead vocalist and guitarist for the band Nickelback.

Early Life

On November 15, 1974, Chad Robert Kroeger was born in Hanna, Alberta, Canada. As of now, he is 48 years old and has Scorpio as his zodiac sign.

Additionally, he was born to his father Wendall Turton, and his mother Debbie Kroeger. Unfortunately, when he was only 2 his father left the family. Likewise, Chad has a sibling named Mike Kroeger.

Chad Kroeger – Net Worth 2023

Chad Kroeger is a very successful musician and producer. Also, he has done pretty well with his band too. And, the net worth estimated of Chad is $80 million.

Personal Life

Chad Kroeger was married to Avril Lavigne, on July 1, 2013. They started seeing each other in July 2012 and dated each other in March 2012. Unfortunately, for an unknown reason, they separated on September 2, 2015.

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Caption: Chad Kroeger with his ex-wife. Source: Getty Image

Professional Life

Chad Kroeger started a band named ‘The Village Idiots along with his lawyer, Jonathan Simkin, in 2001. Therefore, the band received moderate success.
Later on, it was also nominated for the Canadian Indie Award a few years down for their debut album. The musician also produced music for several other artists and bands such as ‘Default’, ‘Theory of a Deadman’ and ‘Bo Bice’.
He got a chance to produce and sing a song for the movie ‘Spider-Man’ titled ‘Hero’, in 2002.
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Caption: Chad Kroeger with his band. Source: Getty Image

He recorded a song for Santana’s new album titled ‘Shaman’, in the same year. Unfortunately, he refused to release it due to his band Nickelback’s latest album. Thus, this move was criticized and termed as ‘selfish’.
For international achievement for the song ‘Hero’, he received the award, in 2003. It was healed at the SOCAN awards held in Toronto. Moving on, he collaborated again with Santana for their album ‘Ultimate Santana’. In 2007, he worked on music for Travis Tritt’s album ‘The Storm’.
Besides that, he collaborated with Bo Bice happened on ‘You’re Everything’. The other collaboration follows with Daughtry, Tim McGraw, Timbaland, and Ludacris.
During the time Avril Lavigne and he started dating, he worked on her 5th studio album. In 1996, he released his very first album titled ‘Curb’, while playing for Nickelback.
They revealed their 2nd album titled ‘The State’, which was produced by Roadrunner Records, in 2000. In the year 2001, their 3rd studio album ‘Silver Side Up’ came.

More About Career

The album was an instant success, topping all the Canadian charts. Hence, the album ‘How You Remind Me’ became Billboard 100’s single of the year for 2002. Therefore, other singles from the album ‘Too bad’ and ‘Never Again’ were also chartbusters.
In 2003, their next studio album titled ‘The Long Road’ was released. Thus, it was honoured as a three-time platinum by RIAA. Worldwide, the album sold 5 million copies and was eventually included in Billboard’s 200 Greatest Albums of All Time.
On the Mainstream Rock Charts for 13 straight weeks, the single Figured You Out became a chartbuster. Likewise, their 5th studio album titled ‘All the Right Reasons’ was released in 2005.
Thus, the band spent the next 2 years touring across the US and Europe. They came up with an album titled Dark Horse’ that remained in the Billboard 200’s top 20 list.
Similarly, the album was honoured as the best-selling album of the year by Billboard, in 2010. The band came up with a new album titled ‘Here and Now’, in November 2011.
Later on, the band embarked on a ‘Here and Now’ tour in 2012. The band released ‘No Fixed Address’, in the year 2014. Similarly, they announced their 9th album for a 2017 release titled ‘Feed the Machine’.

Social Media and Body Measurements

Chad Kroeger is 6 feet 1 inches tall and has a body weight of 86 kg. Apart from that, he has blonde hair colour and his eye colour is blue.

Similarly, the singer is not active on social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.