Kroeger in 2005
|Birth name||Chad Robert Turton|
|Born||November 15, 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
Kroeger is of American, English, German, Irish, Norwegian, Scottish, Swiss-German, and Welsh descent. Kroeger became engaged to Canadian singer Avril Lavigne in 2012. The couple married in 2013 and separated in 2015.
Nickelback consists of four band members. Chad Kroeger (vocals, lead guitar), Mike Kroeger (bass guitar), Ryan Peake (rhythm guitar) and Daniel Adair (drums).