Adams was inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame in March 2011 and Canada's Walk of Fame in 1998. On 13 January 2010, he received the Allan Waters Humanitarian Award for his part in numerous charitable concerts and campaigns during his career and on 1 May 2010 was given the Governor General's Performing Arts Award for his 30 years of contributions to the arts.
He has sold more than 75 million records, making him one of the world's best-selling music artists.
Home: Kingston, Canada, North America
Genre: Rock 'n' Roll, Classic Rock