Keith Urban is a famous New Zealand-born Australian-American country musician.
He is also famous as a singer, songwriter, guitarist, and record producer. He won a 2012 Golden Globe Award for the Best Original Song For You, which was featured in the movie Act of Valor.
Keith Urban: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood
Keith was born on 26 October 1967, in Whangarei, North Island, New Zealand.
He is an American and Australian nationality and is of mixed ethnicity(English, German, Scottish, Irish).
His birth name is Keith Lionel Urban, he is the youngest son of Marienne Urban and Robert Urban. He has a brother named Shane Urban. He was raised by his parents in Caboolture, Queensland, Australia.
Keith Urban: Education History
He was educated at Sir Edmund Hillary College in Otara, South Auckland. Keith was interested in music since his childhood age and took lessons from his teacher, Sue McCarthy at a very young age.
He also performed at country festivals from the age of 10. In 1983, he participated on the Australian TV talent show New Faces.
Keith Urban: Professional Life, Career, and Awards
Keith began his professional music career with regular appearances on the Reg Lindsay Country Homestead TV Program.
Shortly, he began appearing on various other music programs. After that, he performed a duet with local Brisbane girl Jenny Wilson won a golden guitar award at the Tamworth Country Music Festival.
He also performed regularly on stage at the Northern Suburbs Country Music Club near Caboolture.
In 1990, Urban signed with EMI in Australia and released his self-titled debut album. He moved to Nashville, Tennessee in 1992 and appeared in the music video for Alan Jackson’s rendition of “Mercury Blues”.
He co-wrote “Jesus Gets Jealous of Santa Claus” on the 1995 album Christmas to Christmas. He released his self-titled American debut album in 1999. He released his second American album Golden Road in 2002. She has also made appearances as a Judge on American Idol.
Keith won the Academy of Country Music Awards- Top New Male Vocalist in 2001. He also won ARIA Music Award that same year. He won TCMA Awards for “Somebody Like You” in 2003. The following year, he won the Country Music Association Awards- Male Vocalist of the Year.
Keith Urban: Salary and Net Worth
He has a net worth of $75 million as of 2022, but his salary is not revealed yet.
Keith Urban: Rumors and Controversy
Talking about the rumor and controversy, rumors are that Keith and Nicole Kidman are separated but he has denied the news of the marriage breakdown between him and his wife.
Keith Urban: Description Of Body Measurement
Keith has a height of 5 feet 10 inches. His body weighs 75kg.
He has dark brown hair and blue eye.
Keith Urban: Social Media Profile
Keith Urban is active on different social media platforms. Currently, he is active on social sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
Additionally, he is also active on YouTube.
Keith has more than 6.8 million followers on Facebook, 4.2 million followers on Twitter, and 2.5 million followers on Instagram.
He has more than 1.13 million subscribers on YouTube.
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