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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Albums

CT 80246 Chantal Kreviazuk - Under These Rocks And Stones album art Chantal Kreviazuk Under These Rocks And Stones (Album) Columbia CT 80246 Canada 1996 Sell This Version
498466.4 Chantal Kreviazuk - Colour Moving And Still album art Chantal Kreviazuk Colour Moving And Still (Album) Columbia 498466.4 Malaysia 1999 Sell This Version
510823 2 Chantal Kreviazuk - What If It All Means Something album art Chantal Kreviazuk What If It All Means Something (Album) Columbia 510823 2 Europe 2002 Sell This Version
82876 73797 2 Chantal Kreviazuk - Ghost Stories album art Chantal Kreviazuk Ghost Stories (Album) Sony BMG, Columbia 82876 73797 2 Canada 2006 Sell This Version
MRCD 6520 Chantal Kreviazuk - Plain Jane album art Chantal Kreviazuk Plain Jane (Album) MapleMusic Recordings MRCD 6520 Canada 2009 Sell This Version
PHER CD 1020 Chantal Kreviazuk - In This Life album art Chantal Kreviazuk In This Life(CD, Album + DVD) Pheromone Recordings PHER CD 1020 Canada 2012 Sell This Version
none Chantal Kreviazuk - Hard Sail album art Chantal Kreviazuk Hard Sail (Album) Warner Music Canada none 2016 Sell This Version
none Chantal Kreviazuk - Ghost Stories Instrumentals album art Chantal Kreviazuk Ghost Stories Instrumentals(CDr, Album, Promo) Not On Label none US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

EPC 664904 2 Chantal Kreviazuk - Surrounded album art Chantal Kreviazuk Surrounded (Single) Epic EPC 664904 2 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
CDNK1193 Chantal Kreviazuk - God Made Me album art Chantal Kreviazuk God Made Me (Maxi, Single) Epic CDNK1193 Canada 1996 Sell This Version
CDNK 1329 Chantal Kreviazuk Hands(CD, Single, Promo) Columbia CDNK 1329 Canada 1997 Sell This Version
CSK 41455 Chantal Kreviazuk - Leaving On A Jet Plane album art Chantal Kreviazuk Leaving On A Jet Plane (Single, Maxi) Epic, Sony Music Soundtrax CSK 41455 US 1998 Sell This Version
CSK 41166 Chantal Kreviazuk - Wayne album art Chantal Kreviazuk Wayne(CD, Single, Promo) Columbia CSK 41166 Canada 1998 Sell This Version
44-3310 Chantal Kreviazuk - Souls (remix) album art Chantal Kreviazuk Souls (remix)(12", S/Sided, Promo) Columbia 44-3310 Canada 2000 Sell This Version
CSK 16545 Chantal Kreviazuk - Before You album art Chantal Kreviazuk Before You(CD, Single, Promo) Columbia CSK 16545 US 2001 Sell This Version
CSK 59623 Chantal Kreviazuk - In This Life album art Chantal Kreviazuk In This Life (Single) Columbia CSK 59623 US 2002 Sell This Version
CWOFR001 Chantal Kreviazuk - I'm Here (A Song For Canada) album art Chantal Kreviazuk I'm Here (A Song For Canada)(CD, Single) Universal Music Canada CWOFR001 Canada 2011 Sell This Version
none Chantal Kreviazuk - Into Me album art Chantal Kreviazuk Into Me (Single) Not On Label (Chantal Kreviazuk Self-released) none 2016
none Chantal Kreviazuk - All I Got album art Chantal Kreviazuk All I Got (Single) Not On Label (Chantal Kreviazuk Self-released) none 2016

Compilations

88697388742 Chantal Kreviazuk - Since We Met: The Best Of 1996-2006 album art Chantal Kreviazuk Since We Met: The Best Of 1996-2006(CD, Comp) Sony BMG 88697388742 Canada 2008 Sell This Version

Miscellaneous

XPCD2229 Chantal Kreviazuk - 5-Track Sampler album art Chantal Kreviazuk 5-Track Sampler(CD, Promo, Smplr) Epic, Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. XPCD2229 UK 1998 Sell This Version
CDNEK 1452 Chantal Kreviazuk - Songs From Chantal Kreviazuk album art Chantal Kreviazuk Songs From Chantal Kreviazuk Columbia CDNEK 1452 Canada 1999 Sell This Version
CSK 58293 Chantal Kreviazuk - In This Life Sampler album art 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 album art 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 album art Chantal Kreviazuk 2 Track CD Sampler - Échantillon De 2 Chansons(CD, Promo, Smplr) Sony BMG Music Entertainment 88697118012 Canada 2007 Sell This Version