Canadian pop singer who earned her first Gold-certified single with "Stompa" in 2012. Her seventh studio album, Utopia, was released in 2017. She is also a painter and sculptor.
She first learned to play the guitar at age thirteen. Her song "Weak in the Knees" was a hit in 2007.
She won two 2013 Juno Awards, including Adult Alternative Album of the Year.
Ryder is an only child.
She performed the song "Broken Heart Sun" with Melissa Etheridge in 2011.