Terri Clark

Inducted in 2023

From humble beginnings playing for tips at legendary honky-tonk bar, Orchid Lounge in Nashville, to holding the honour of being the only Canadian female member of the Grand Ole Opry, Medicine Hat’s Terri Clark has solidified her place in the history books of country music. The multi-JUNO Award winner boasts over 5 million albums sold, three RIAA Platinum and two RIAA Gold-certified albums, Canadian Gold, Platinum, Double Platinum, and Triple Platinum-certified albums, thirteen Top Ten singles including six number ones in Canada and the U.S., 19 CCMA Awards, a 2018 induction into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame, and multiple ACM and CMA Female Vocalist of the Year Award nominations.

Clark has performed her hit singles like “Better Things To Do,” “Poor Poor Pitiful Me,” “Girls Lie Too,” “Northern Girl,” and “I Just Wanna Be Mad,” to sold out audiences on both sides of the border, headlining her own shows and touring with megastars like George Straight, Toby Keith, Brooks & Dunn, and Brad Paisley. Clark has also had the opportunity to  collaborate with some of the biggest and most legendary names in music including Jann Arden, Dierks Bentley, Emmylou Harris,  Alison Krauss, Reba McEntire, Johnny Reid, Dallas Smith, and Tanya Tucker. 

This spring, Clark is set to hit the road again with McEntire, continuing to captivate audiences as she takes command of the iconic stages of Madison Square Garden, The Hollywood Bowl and more. Clark also hosts the internationally syndicated, CMA and ACM Award nominated radio show, Country Gold with Terri Clark, which can be heard on radio stations across the USA and Canada. 

Career Highlights


Clark was signed to Mercury Records and released her self-titled debut that year.


Clark released her certified platinum follow-up album Just the Same.


She released the single “I Just Wanna Be Mad” which is to date her highest appearance on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, peaking at No. 27.


Clark gained one of country music’s crowning achievements when she became a member of the Grand Ole Opry.


Clark released her ninth studio album Classic which includes classic country standards such as “Love Is a Rose” and features duets with Reba McEntire, Jann Arden, Dierks Bentley, Tanya Tucker and Dean Brody.



Clark was inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame.