Best-Ever Songs by Bryan Adams

By Dom Nozzi

The songs found on this list are the best-ever songs performed by Bryan Adams.

According to Wikipedia, Bryan Adams has garnered many awards and nominations, including 20 Juno Awards among 56 nominations, 15 Grammy Award nominations including a win for Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or Television in 1992. He has also won MTV, ASCAP, American Music awards, two Ivor Novello Awards for song tumblr_static_bryanadams-reckless-covercomposition and has been nominated for several Golden Globe Awards and three times for Academy Awards for his songwriting for films.

Adams was inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame, with the 2,435th star in March 2011 and Canada’s Walk of Fame in 1998, and in April 2006 he was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame at Canada’s Juno Awards. In 2008, Bryan was ranked 38 on the list of All-Time top artists by the Billboard Hot 100 50th Anniversary Charts.

Criteria for this ranking:

• Groundbreaking

• Sing-able melody

• Memorable and catchy

• Superb singing, lyrics, guitar work

Best Songs

Run to You

I’m Ready

Summer of ‘69

Cuts Like a Knife

Straight From the Heart

This Time



One Night Love Affair

It’s Only Love


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