Nickelback is a Canadian rock band formed in 1995 in Hanna, Alberta. The band consists of lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist Chad Kroeger, lead guitarist Ryan Peake, bassist Mike Kroeger, and drummer Daniel Adair.
The band gained commercial success with the release of their third album, Silver Side Up, in 2001, which included hit singles such as "How You Remind Me" and "Too Bad". The album's raw and emotional lyrics, coupled with the band's hard rock sound, earned them a loyal fan base and critical acclaim.
Nickelback's subsequent albums, including All the Right Reasons (2005), Dark Horse (2008), and Here and Now (2011), continued to showcase the band's ability to blend hard rock with catchy hooks and sing-along choruses.
Despite their commercial success, Nickelback has faced criticism from some music critics and fans for their perceived lack of originality and formulaic songwriting. However, the band has also been praised for their ability to connect with audiences and their energetic live shows.
Nickelback has sold over 50 million records worldwide and has been nominated for several awards, including Grammy Awards and American Music Awards.