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Genre: classic canadian rock

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Parent Genre: rock

Canadian rock music is a genre that emerged in the 1970s and 80s, characterized by its blend of hard rock, folk, and blues influences. It often features powerful guitar riffs, driving rhythms, and emotive vocals. This genre has produced some of the most iconic and enduring songs in rock history, with themes ranging from love and heartbreak to social and political issues. Its artists have achieved worldwide success and have become synonymous with Canadian music culture.


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Most popular classic canadian rock albums

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Moving Pictures (2011 Remaster)
1981
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Harvest (2009 Remaster)
1972
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Spirit: Stallion Of The Cimarron (Music From The Original Motion Picture)
2002
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The First Decade
1989
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The Band
1969
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Steppenwolf
1968
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Mad Mad World
1992
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American Woman (Expanded Edition)
1970
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Alannah Myles
1989
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Killers of the Flower Moon (Soundtrack from the Apple Original Film)
2023

classic canadian rock music by decade

Explore classic canadian rock history by listening to songs from every decade. Click on the decade to view songs.

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List of classic canadian rock artists

Here is a list of classic canadian rock artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the classic canadian rock genre. You can find out what classic canadian rock genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

#namepopularityfollowers
1 55 1001126
2 52 716422
3 66 2930005
4 59 1583138
5 62 2285180
6 57 1096650
7 72 3569327
8 51 892433
9 43 479128
10 47 392079
11 34 190367
12 46 78787
13 54 139839
14 50 244946
15 39 61625
16 52 107087
17 45 188561
18 44 195792
19 39 62912
20 33 101429
21 38 120885
22 39 24986
23 38 149206
24 39 83614
25 39 94997
26 32 80195
27 38 88524
28 38 34564
29 35 31005
30 33 30090
31 34 79321
32 33 12044
33 29 11100
34 29 25986
35 30 41100
36 30 30820
37 30 8415
38 30 57100
39 30 46911
40 30 50839
41 30 38032
42 24 8901
43 23 9105
44 29 23470
45 27 10763
46 27 31798
47 27 30163
48 26 22005
49 26 33508
50 25 14702
51 25 13484
52 24 11903
53 24 6743
54 24 27990
55 24 8507
56 24 15975
57 22 11246
58 22 13531
59 22 17221
60 21 18475
61 21 1969
62 20 8170
63 20 16924
64 18 2448
65 19 8497
66 19 4665
67 12 2643
68 15 6706
69 13 4495
70 11 4724
71 12 1295
72 10 2366
73 10 3034
74 9 7117
75 2 1061

classic canadian rock playlist created by Chosic

Enjoy this playlist of popular classic canadian rock music. We made this playlist using an algorithm created by our team.