Chantal Kreviazuk

Chantal Kreviazuk

Real Name:
Chantal Thelma-Ramupriya Kreviazuk
Profile:
b. May 18, 1973 or 1974 (according to different sources); Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Canadian singer-songwriter of the adult contemporary music genre. She is also a classically trained pianist, and can play the guitar.
Married to Raine Maida

Kreviazuk's first album, Under These Rocks and Stones, was released in June 1997 to critical praise. The album was certified double platinum by the CRIA for selling over 200,000 copies in the Canada, fueled mostly by the singles "Surrounded" and "God Made Me". Three videos from the album received modest play on the video channel MuchMusic and radio ("God Made Me", "Believer" and "Wayne"), but it was a fourth, "Surrounded", that became her first major Canadian airplay hit in 1997. That year, Kreviazuk received her first Juno Award nomination as Best New Artist. She also took part in the 1998 Lilith Fair music festival; "Surrounded" was included in the live compilation album from that year.

In 1999, Kreviazuk released her second album. Titled Colour Moving and Still, it featured tracks written with her new husband, Raine Maida, lead singer of Our Lady Peace. The lead single from the album "Before You" became a huge radio hit in Canada and she performed the single on the 2000 Juno Awards, where she won two awards for Best Adult/Pop Album and Best Female Artist. Kreviazuk released two more videos from the album, "Dear Life" and "Far Away", as well as an additional radio release, "Souls", which was also remixed and was released as a promo vinyl for the M1 & Steve Fernandez Remix.

Her third album, What If It All Means Something, was released in 2002. This album also featured multiple collaborations with Maida. The first single, "In This Life", was a hit in Canada. Kreviazuk performed the song live on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.

Kreviazuk announced via her blog in August 2005 that she was writing and recording her fourth album in her home studio, with Maida producing. The first single off the album, "All I Can Do", was made available on her official website and MySpace page prior to the release of the album. On July 24 the album premiered on the Canadian music channel Much More Music along with a behind the scenes special. The album, Ghost Stories, was released August 29, 2006.

On October 28, 2008, she released her first compilation album, Since We Met: The Best of 1996-2006.

On October 13, 2009, she released her fifth studio album, Plain Jane.

She is featured on a song called "Over My Dead Body" by fellow Canadian recording artist Drake from his 2011 album Take Care.

Her first live album, entitled In This Life, was released on July 3, 2012

She featured on rapper Jay Rock (2)'s track Pay for It, which she performed alongside Jay Rock and Kendrick Lamar at Saturday Night Live on November 15, 2014.

In November 2014, Kreviazuk released a new single called "I Will Be", speaking to her desire to want to help those who feel alone and isolated. She sang the song live on December 12 on the Toronto radio station 104.5 CHUM FM.
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Chantal Kreviazuk Discography Tracks

Albums

Chantal Kreviazuk Under These Rocks And Stones (Album) Columbia Canada 1996 Sell This Version
Chantal Kreviazuk Colour Moving And Still (Album) Columbia Malaysia 1999 Sell This Version
Chantal Kreviazuk What If It All Means Something (Album) Columbia Europe 2002 Sell This Version
Chantal Kreviazuk Ghost Stories (Album) Sony BMG, Columbia Canada 2006 Sell This Version
Chantal Kreviazuk Plain Jane (Album) MapleMusic Recordings Canada 2009 Sell This Version
Chantal Kreviazuk Hard Sail (Album) Warner Music Canada 2016 Sell This Version
none Chantal Kreviazuk Ghost Stories Instrumentals(CDr, Album, Promo) Not On Label none US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Chantal Kreviazuk God Made Me (Maxi, Single) Epic Europe 1997 Sell This Version
CSK 2414 Chantal Kreviazuk Surrounded(CD, Single, Promo) Columbia CSK 2414 US 1997 Sell This Version
ESCA 6702 Chantal Kreviazuk God Made Me(CD, Single) Epic ESCA 6702 Japan 1997 Sell This Version
Chantal Kreviazuk Leaving On A Jet Plane (Single) Epic, Sony Music Soundtrax US 1998 Sell This Version
CSK 41166 Chantal Kreviazuk Wayne(CD, Single, Promo) Columbia CSK 41166 Canada 1998 Sell This Version
44-3310 Chantal Kreviazuk Souls (remix)(12", S/Sided, Promo) Columbia 44-3310 Canada 2000 Sell This Version
Chantal Kreviazuk In This Life (Single) Columbia US 2002 Sell This Version
CWOFR001 Chantal Kreviazuk I'm Here (A Song For Canada)(CD, Single) Universal Music Canada CWOFR001 Canada 2011 Sell This Version
Chantal Kreviazuk All I Got (Single) Not On Label (Chantal Kreviazuk Self-released) 2016
Chantal Kreviazuk Into Me (Single) Not On Label (Chantal Kreviazuk Self-released) 2016

Compilations

88697388742 Chantal Kreviazuk Since We Met: The Best Of 1996-2006(CD, Comp) Sony BMG 88697388742 Canada 2008 Sell This Version
PHER CD 1020 Chantal Kreviazuk In This Life(CD, Comp + DVD) Pheromone Recordings PHER CD 1020 Canada 2012 Sell This Version

Miscellaneous

CDNK 1329 Chantal Kreviazuk Hands(CD, Promo) Columbia CDNK 1329 Canada 1997 Sell This Version
CDNEK 1437 Chantal Kreviazuk Songs From...(CD, Promo) Columbia CDNEK 1437 Canada 1999 Sell This Version
CSK 58293 Chantal Kreviazuk In This Life Sampler(CD, Promo, Smplr) Columbia CSK 58293 US 2002 Sell This Version
82876876472 Chantal Kreviazuk Chantal Kreviazuk 3 Track Sampler / Échantillon De 3 Chansons De Chantal Kreviazuk(CD, Promo, Smplr) Sony BMG, Garnier 82876876472 Canada 2006 Sell This Version
88697118012 Chantal Kreviazuk 2 Track CD Sampler - Échantillon De 2 Chansons(CD, Smplr, Promo) Sony BMG Music Entertainment 88697118012 Canada 2007 Sell This Version
none Chantal Kreviazuk Ghost Stories Bonus Disc(CD) Nettwerk Music Group none US 2007 Sell This Version