Best Canadian Personality Who Hails From Calgary: Jann Arden
Jann Arden debuted with her album "Time for Mercy" in 1993 and hasn’t looked back since. This singer, songwriter, author and broadcaster has been a focal point in the Canadian music scene for decades. Throughout her career, she has also written three books along with her best selling self-penned memoir Falling Backwards. As if this wasn’t enough, she also was the host of "Being Jann" and "The Social", acted as a judge on "Canada Sings", and produced two documentaries. Yes we know, she’s amazing.
Jann has now released 12 albums with 19 Top 10 singles. She consistently appears on new t.v. shows, gets involved in charity events and makes a point of philanthropic work. Whether she is captivating audiences with her heartfelt music, entertaining them with her quick wit, or sharing her written word in a boldly honest voice, Jann Arden is truly a Canadian original.