Canadian singer and guitarist best known as the frontman for Nickelback, known for singles like "How You Remind Me" and "Photograph."
He was in a grunge cover band before forming Nickleback in the 1990s.
From 2001 to 2011, Nickleback had five consecutive albums reach #1 on the Canadian charts.
He was born in Hanna, Alberta. He married singer Avril Lavigne on July 1, 2013, but the couple split in 2015.
His brother Mike Kroeger became the bassist for Nickelback.