Kroeger in 2005
|Birth name||Chad Robert Turton|
|Born||June 16, 1971
Hanna, Alberta, Canada
|Genres||Post-grunge, hard rock, heavy metal, alternative rock, alternative metal|
|Occupations||Musician, songwriter, producer, entrepreneur|
|Years active||since 1994|
|Website||Nickelback's official webpage|
Gibson Les Paul
Chad Robert Turton (better known as Chad Kroeger) is a Canadian singer and guitarist for the rock band, Nickelback. He was born November 15, 1974, in Hanna, Alberta, Canada. Kroeger is currently engaged to Canadian singer Avril Lavigne.
Nickelback consists of four band members. Chad Kroeger (Vocals, Lead Guitar), Mike Kroeger (Bass Guitar), Ryan Peake (Rhythm Guitar) and Daniel Adair (Drums). He is of American, English, German, Irish, Norwegian, Scottish, Swiss-German, and Welsh descent.