The musical duo not only met on Canada Day, but were wed on July 1 exactly one year later in a romantic ceremony in the south of France, which was covered exclusively by HELLO! Canada.
In a series of interviews with Hello!, the pair gush about their heritage and how it brought them closer together. Avril, pride of Napanee, Ont., reveals that she is in love with her rocker beau from Hanna, Alta., in part because of his “Canadian” qualities, gushing, “He’s a really good guy and has such a kind heart. He takes care of me in every way.”
As the newlyweds celebrate their one-year anniversary, we look back on the most memorable bouts of national pride by Canada’s king and queen of rock 'n' roll.
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