27 Facts About Bryan Adams

1. In 1990, Bryan Adams was awarded the Order of British Columbia.

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2. In 2017 Bryan Adams released an exhibition called Canadians to commemorate Canada's 150th Birthday, there was a limited hardback catalog released by Steidl.

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3. In 2015 Bryan Adams released Untitled an abstract book of images of black sand, by Steidl.

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4. In 2011, Bryan Adams provided the cover art for Lioness: Hidden Treasures, a posthumous release by Amy Winehouse.

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5. On 14 September 2014, Bryan Adams was the first artist to sing at the Invictus Games organised by Prince Harry in East London.

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6. On 18 October 2007, Bryan Adams was billed to perform in Tel Aviv and Jericho as part of the OneVoice Movement concerts, hoping to aid in solving the Israeli–Palestinian conflict.

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7. On 29 January 2006, Bryan Adams became the first Western artist to perform in Karachi, Pakistan, after the 11 September attacks, in conjunction with a benefit concert by Shehzad Roy to raise money for underprivileged children to go to school.

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8. On 25 May 2005, Bryan Adams raised £1.3M with cousin Johnny Armitage, from a concert and auction entitled Rock by the River for the Royal Marsden Hospital in London.

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9. On 29 January 2005, Bryan Adams joined the CBC benefit concert in Toronto for victims of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake.

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10. Since the 1980s, Bryan Adams has participated in concerts and other activities to help raise money and awareness for a variety of causes.

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11. On 21 September 2017, Bryan Adams announced via social media his release of a new compilation album, Ultimate, with two new songs "Please Stay" and "Ultimate Love", on 3 November 2017.

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12. On 7 September 2015, it was announced that Bryan Adams would be performing at the 2015 AFL Grand Final, along with English singer Ellie Goulding and American musician Chris Isaak.

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13. On 13 July 2014, Bryan Adams presented a live concert on the Plains of Abraham in Quebec City, Canada.

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14. On 30 September 2014, Bryan Adams released a new album titled Tracks of My Years.

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15. In July 2012, Bryan Adams was featured as the voice of the lead character of a dog called Jock, in the animated South African film Jock of the Bushveld.

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16. On 20 November 2011, Bryan Adams performed "When You're Gone" on the TV show The X Factor in the UK with the remaining acts in the competition.

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17. In November 2010, Bryan Adams released the acoustic album Bare Bones.

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18. On 27 July 1996, Bryan Adams performed his second sold-out Wembley Stadium in London in front of a crowd of approximately 70,000 people.

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19. In November 1993, Bryan Adams released a compilation album entitled So Far So Good, that again topped the charts in numerous countries such as the UK, Germany and Australia.

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20. In 1993, Bryan Adams collaborated with Rod Stewart and Sting for the single "All for Love" co-written by Adams for the Motion Picture Soundtrack of the movie Three Musketeers.

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21. In February 1992, Bryan Adams toured New Zealand and Australia for seven dates—kicking off with a press conference in Sydney.

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22. On 24 September 1991, Bryan Adams released the album Waking Up the Neighbours.

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23. In 1985, Bryan Adams worked on Roger Daltrey's sixth solo album, Under a Raging Moon, which was a tribute album to The Who's former drummer Keith Moon who died in 1978.

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24. The album is Bryan Adams's best-selling album in the United States and was certified five times platinum.

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25. In 1978 at age 18, Bryan Adams met Jim Vallance through a mutual friend in a Vancouver music store.

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26. In late 1976, Bryan Adams became the vocalist for pub band Sweeney Todd, who had only a few months earlier hit number 1 on the Canadian charts with a song "Roxy Roller".

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27. In 2008, Bryan Adams was ranked 38th on the list of all-time top artists in the Billboard Hot 100 50th Anniversary Charts.

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