She is a musician and songwriter, who came to prominence in 2007 with her ballad "Weak in the Knees". Her music has been influenced by genres ranging from Country, Blues, jazz, folk, classical and R&B. She was born to Andy and Barbara Ryder. She won 2008 Juno Award: Artist of the Year and Songwriter of the Year and 2013 Juno Awards, including Adult Alternative Album of the Year.
Serena Ryder was born on December 8, 1982, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada to Barbara Ryder and Glen Sorzano. Her father is a Trinidadian, was a founding member of the band the Tradewinds. She is the only daughter of her parents.
After her parents' divorce, she was raised by her mom and stepfather. She sang at the Royal Canadian Legion halls and motor hotels during the age of 8. Later she was playing classic and folk tunes with her piano teacher.
Sarena Ryder released her debut album, Unlikely Emergency in 2004. In 2006, she launched her second album, If Your Memory Serves You Well.
She was awarded to Juno Awards in 2008. Till the date, she has released her seven album and all of them are quite successful. She has been influenced by genres ranging from R&B, jazz, folk, country, classical and blues.
In 2015, Ryder has performed on CBC TV's "Quietest Concert Ever on the Ocean Floor" at Fundy National Park in New Brunswick Canada.
Accounting her personal life, till now she is unmarried and also does not have any child. She has stayed totally low profile when it comes to her relationship status. Being so famous and elegant she might have been through lots of romantic dates and breakups, but she has managed to keep those secrets to herself. Yet, she hasn't been a part of any controversial issues.
Ryder is one of the successful music artists who has earned massive popularity in her short span of her career. She also succeeds to earned a quite impressive net worth however, she hasn't mentioned the concrete figure but it is assumed to be in millions of dollars.
Her recent released, Utopia was a huge hit and succeeds to managed the good sum from her sells.