Mr. Menna History 2P7

My topic is music

1900-1910

The first symphony orchestra in Canada is created in Quebec city

1921-1930

Guy Lombardo formed the " Royal Canadians" in 1924, they were known for the ' sweetest music this side of heaven'

Wilf Carter, The grandfather of Canadian Country.Carter was Canada's first country music star, inspiring a generation of young Canadian performers.

1941-1950

Oscar Peterson is Canada's first star of jazz. He was called the maharaja of the keyboard" by , but simply "O.P." by his friends. He released over 200 recordings, won eight Grammy Awards.

1951-1960

The Four Lads become Canada’s first successful R&B group.

1951-1960

Paul Anka becomes Canada’s first teen idol and rock and roll superstar. His “Diana” becomes one of the best-selling singles of all-time worldwide.

1961-1970

The Beatles from the UK were the biggest band in the world during the 1960's , They had the biggest impact in all music groups around the world.

1961-1970

Bobby Curtola was known as " Mr. Personality", A early Canadian rock and roll singer and teen idol.

1971-1980

Andre Gagnon Neiges released in 1975 becomes the first Canadian album to achieve multi-platinum certification.

1971-1980

: Neil Young is the first Canadian to top the British Album Chart with Harvest.

1971-1980

Terry Jacks’ “Seasons in the Sun” is the #1 song of the year and sells 11 million copies worldwide.

1981-1990

Bryan Adams’ Reckless becomes the first album by a Canadian artist to sell a million copies in Canada (diamond).Bryan Adams’ “(Everything I Do) I Do It for You” is the biggest song of the year all over the world.

Shania Twain releases the best-selling country album of all-time worldwide, Come on over.

1971-1980

Ann

Justin Bieber came in the Music industry in 2009, with his first hit " One time" made him an automatic teen sensation. Then made a song called "Baby" and it topped all the charts and became youtube's #1 most viewed video for 4 years until being broken by psy's " Gagnam Style"

Justin Bieber started off as a youtuber when he was young. He started in the music industry in 2009 with his first song "One Time". Then his hit song "Baby" which was the most viewed video on YouTube for 4 years.

2001-2010
2001-2010

Drake was a big artist in 2009, his was recognized  for his role as Jimmy Brooks on the television series Degrassi: The Next Generation.

2001-2010

The young artists for Haiti was a group of well known Canadian artists singing the song " The Wavin' Flag" by K'naan.

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