Raine Maida is the founding member and lead singer of the multi- platinum rock band, Our Lady Peace, and considered one of the best songwriters in music today having written and produced songs for artists such as Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Uncle Kracker & Kid Inc. Our Lady Peace has sold over 6 million Records worldwide, won 4 JUNO’s and 10 MuchMusic Video Awards. He has also released 2 solo Records, The Hunters Lullaby and We All Get Lighter.
As a socially conscious global citizen, he is known for his advocacy work with The David Suzuki Foundation, The Hospital for Sick Children, Apathy is Boring and War Child, an organization that provides humanitarian assistance to war-affected children in countries around the world. Maida has traveled with War Child to assess program development and film documentaries in Darfur and Iraq.
Raine and his wife Chantal are the recipients of the Tiffany Mark Award, The Allen Slaight Humanitarian award, the prestigious Alan Waters Humanitarian award at the 2014 Juno’s and were recently honored with the Order of Canada.