(biography, photo, video) Bryan Adams
Bryan Adams: biography
Bryan Adams called «canadian Troubadour», sing along with his dozens of hits worldwide, his ballads touch the soul. His concerts are a celebration of romance, which gives good music.
Brian Adams was born in the canadian city of Kingston, 5 Nov 1959. His mother taught school, father was in the diplomatic service, which the family moved from one country to another. When my parents divorced, Brian and his younger brother remained with their mother lived in Vancouver.
Passion for music manifested itself in the boy since childhood. In 5 years he became seriously interested in classical music, but soon lost interest in her. His new passion was the guitar, although the strict father disapproved of the son. But the mother is always around to support Brian. The boy was equipped with a disco in the basement of the parental home than made his father furious. He considered himself lucky when he managed to purchase a new music CD.
Father and grandfather insisted on getting into the military Academy, but Brian flatly refused. His artistic career began at the age of 16, shortly after he left school.
Who knows what would have happened to his career, if not interfered case. At age 18 Brian Adams went to the store for a guitar and accidentally met drummer Jim Vallence. The guys started talking and the conversation Vallance invited Adams collaboration. Six months later they signed a contract with «A&M Records», with Bryan Adams, the company entered into a contract with solo.
The debut single of a new creative Union «Let Me Take You Dancing» immediately hit the TOP 25 dance charts in America. 240 thousand CDs sold quickly.
The first album «Bryan Adams» released in 1980, but great popularity did not use. The presentation of the second album took place in the summer of 1981 in Canada and America. The song «Lonely Nights» was included in the top three in the rock chart America.
Less than a year later he released his third album «Cuts Like a Knife». He has sold a million copies, several musical ballads he was in the top ten of the charts.
In the third album, Brian managed to find the magic formula that captivated the audience, and used it the following hits — a slow melody, beautiful choruses, and cinematic transitions.
The 25th anniversary of Bryan Adams released an album «Reckless», which glorified the singer, brought him 5 platinum certificates and a nomination for a Grammy. In parallel with his own work, he wrote music for other artists.
In the spring of 1987 left drive, Bryan «Into the Fire» — and again a success and millions of copies. Tour in support of this drive lasted more than a year.
After a grueling tour, the musician took a break. At this time he played a small role in the movie «Pink Cadillac» and wrote him a song that was sung by Celine Dion.
Adams and Vallance worked nearly 12 years. But then the Union collapsed, marking the beginning of cooperation of Brian with the composer and producer Robert lang.
Further creative biography of Bryan Adams is closely connected with recording new albums and music for movies. His songs sounded in 42 paintings, his albums have sold millions of copies. Repeatedly songs Adams was nominated for an Oscar, Golden globe and other prestigious awards.
Working on new solo albums Brian worked in between the tours. He traveled with them to many countries, played in Moscow. He was the first among Americans sang in Vietnam, toured the Far East.
In 2002, Brian Adams agreed to play himself in the film Director Andrei Konchalovsky’s «House of fools».
Canada and the United States evaluated the merits of a rock musician, composer and performer. He was awarded the Order of Canada, and on the walk of Fame in Hollywood opened its star -it happened in 2011.
The singer lives in a civil marriage with Alicia Grimaldi. She graduated from the University of Cambridge and worked as an assistant of Bryan Adams, helped him organize a charity Fund.
At 51, Adams first became a father on may 6, Alicia gave birth to his daughter. A girl named Mirabella Bunny. In November 2012 the couple announced that is expecting her second child. They had a girl Lulu Rosily.
For some time Bryan Adams lived in France and then moved to Vancouver. In Vancouver he has his own recording Studio.
In his free time Brian engaged in photography. His black and white portraits of famous women of Canada became a bestseller and was published in book form. Funds from the sale of Brian Adams sent for treatment of oncological patients. He has been actively involved in charity work.
- «Live !Live! Live!»
- «Into the Fire»
- «Get up»
- «So Far So Good»
- «Cuts Like a Knife»
- «You Want It You Got It»
- «Room Service»
- «Live in Lisbon»