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Keith Urban
Keith Urban performing at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan November 2, 2007
Background information
Birth name Keith Lionel Urban[1]
Born October 26, 1967 (1967-10-26) (age 40)
Origin Whangarei, New Zealand
Genre(s) Country
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Instrument(s) Vocals, electric guitar, acoustic guitar, ganjo, piano, bass guitar, mandolin, bouzouki, percussion
Years active 1990 - Present
Label(s) Capitol Nashville
Associated acts The Ranch
Website http://www.keithurban.net/

Keith Lionel Urban (born 26 October 1967, New Zealand), is a New Zealand Grammy- and ARIA-winning country music singer. Urban began his career in Australia, having moved there at an early age; in 1991, Urban released a self-titled debut album, and charted four singles in Australia before moving to the United States in 1992. Eventually, Urban found work as a session guitarist before founding a group known as The Ranch, which recorded one studio album on Capitol Records and charted one single on the Billboard country charts.In 1996 he appeared on the tribute album to Hank Marvin and The Shadows "Twang" playing the instrumental "Dance On". The Palace of Auburn Hills (a. ... Auburn Hills is a city in Oakland County in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... is the 306th day of the year (307th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the 1967 Gregorian calendar. ... Whangarei, pronounced [] in Maori and [] in English (fang-a-ray; the initial consonant is pronounced /f/ in English), is the northernmost city in New Zealand and the regional capital of Northland Region. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Country music is a blend of popular musical forms originally found in the Southern United States and the Appalachian Mountains. ... The term singer-songwriter refers to performers who both write and sing their own material. ... A musical instrument is a device constructed or modified for the purpose of making music. ... Harry Belafonte singing, photograph by C. van Vechten Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice, which is often contrasted with speech. ... Two different electric guitars. ... Acoustic guitar can refer to the following musical instruments: Nylon and gut stringed guitars: Renaissance guitar Baroque guitar Romantic guitar Classical guitar, the modern version of the original guitar, with nylon strings Flamenco guitar Steel stringed guitars: Steel-string acoustic guitar, also known as western, folk or country guitar Twelve... Pianoforte redirects here. ... A sunburst-colored Fender Precision Bass The electric bass guitar (or electric bass[1][2]; pronounced , as in base) is a bass stringed instrument played primarily with the fingers (either by plucking, slapping, popping, or tapping) or using a pick. ... This article is about the musical instrument. ... For bouzoukia, see nightclubs in Greece. ... Percussion redirects here. ... In the music industry, a record label can be a brand and a trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos. ... Capitol Records is a major United States-based record label owned by EMI and located in Hollywood, California. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the 1967 Gregorian calendar. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA) is the Australian counterpart of the Recording Industry Association of America. ... Country music is a blend of popular musical forms originally found in the Southern United States and the Appalachian Mountains. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... Capitol Records is a major United States-based record label owned by EMI and located in Hollywood, California. ... It has been suggested that Billboard be merged into this article or section. ... Brian Robson Rankin (born 28 October 1941), known by the stage name Hank B. Marvin, is an English guitarist, lead guitarist for The Shadows. ... The Shadows were an English instrumental rock n roll group active from the 1950s to the 2000s. ...


Still signed to Capitol, he made his solo American debut in 1999 with the album keith urban; certified platinum in the U.S., it also produced his first American Number One in "But for the Grace of God". His breakthrough hit was the Number One "Somebody Like You", from his second Capitol album Golden Road (2002). This album also earned Urban his first Grammy Award win for "You'll Think of Me", its fourth single and the third Billboard Number One of his career. 2004's Be Here, his third American album, produced three more Number Ones, and became his highest-selling album, earning 4× Multi-Platinum certification. Love, Pain & the whole crazy thing was released in 2006, earning Urban's second Grammy for the song "Stupid Boy", while a Greatest Hits package entitled Greatest Hits: 18 Kids followed in 2008. keith urban is the second solo album by Australian country singer Keith Urban, released on October 19, 1999. ... But For The Grace Of God is a song performed and recorded by country music performer Keith Urban. ... Golden Road is is the third solo album by Australian country singer Keith Urban, released in 2002. ... Youll Think of Me is a song by Australian country music artist Keith Urban. ... Be Here is an album by Keith Urban. ... Love, Pain & the whole crazy thing is the fifth solo album by Australian country singer Keith Urban. ... Stupid Boy is the second single from Keith Urbans album Love, Pain & the whole crazy thing. ...


To date, Urban has released a total of seven studio albums (one of which was released only in the United Kingdom), as well as one album in The Ranch. He has charted more than fifteen singles on the U.S. country charts, including seven Number Ones. A multi-instrumentalist, Urban plays acoustic and electric guitar, as well as ganjo, bass guitar, mandolin, piano, bouzouki, and papoose. A multi-instrumentalist is a musician who plays a number of different instruments. ... Acoustic guitar can refer to the following musical instruments: Nylon and gut stringed guitars: Renaissance guitar Baroque guitar Romantic guitar Classical guitar, the modern version of the original guitar, with nylon strings Flamenco guitar Steel stringed guitars: Steel-string acoustic guitar, also known as western, folk or country guitar Twelve... Two different electric guitars. ... A sunburst-colored Fender Precision Bass The electric bass guitar (or electric bass[1][2]; pronounced , as in base) is a bass stringed instrument played primarily with the fingers (either by plucking, slapping, popping, or tapping) or using a pick. ... This article is about the musical instrument. ... Pianoforte redirects here. ... For bouzoukia, see nightclubs in Greece. ...

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Biography

Keith Urban was born in Whangarei, New Zealand, though later moved with his parents to Caboolture, Queensland, Australia. By age seven, Urban was already thinking about getting into the music business. He began learning the techniques at age six and began winning young singing contests by age eight. In 1990, Urban signed with EMI in Australia and recorded his first solo album, which charted four No. 1 country hits in Australia. In 1992, he moved to Nashville, Tennessee, where he found work as a guitarist for Brooks & Dunn and can be seen backing Alan Jackson in his music video for "Mercury Blues". Later, Urban formed The Ranch, a three-piece group that released one album in 1997. Originally the front man for The Ranch, Urban disbanded the group to pursue a solo career in 1998. In 1999, Urban found "Vocal Coach to the Stars" Brett Manning, and worked with him up until 2001. Whangarei, pronounced [] in Maori and [] in English (fang-a-ray; the initial consonant is pronounced /f/ in English), is the northernmost city in New Zealand and the regional capital of Northland Region. ... The Caboolture railway line is a suburban railway line in Brisbane, Australia. ... For other uses, see Queensland (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see EMI (disambiguation). ... Nashville redirects here. ... Brooks & Dunn are an American country music duo, consisting of singer-songwriters Kix Brooks (born Leon Eric Brooks III, May 12, 1955 in Shreveport, Louisiana) and Ronnie Dunn (born Ronald Gene Dunn, June 1, 1953, in Coleman, Texas). ... Alan Eugene Jackson (born 17 October 1958 in Newnan, Georgia) is an American country singer-songwriter who has sold over 40 million records. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ...


In Nashville, Urban became a frequent user of cocaine.[2] After reaching a personal nadir in 1998, he became determined to give up the habit and checked into Cumberland Heights, a treatment center in Nashville. After cleaning up, Urban released his self-titled American debut in 1999, which produced three top 5 hits and secured for him the Top New Male Vocalist Award at the 2001 Academy of Country Music Awards and the 2001 Country Music Association's Horizon Award. Widely regarded for his guitar skills, he has performed as a session musician on albums such as Charlie Daniels, Emerson Drive, Garth Brooks' Double Live, Dixie Chicks' Fly, and Paul Brandt's This Time Around.[citation needed] The Academy of Country Music (ACM) was founded in 1964 in Los Angeles, California. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Sideman. ... Charles Edward Charlie Daniels (born October 28, 1936 in Wilmington, North Carolina) is an American musician famous for his contributions to country and southern rock music. ... Emerson Drive, is a Canadian country music band which started out in Grande Prairie, Alberta in 1995 as 12 Gauge. ... Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962) is an American Country Music artist. ... For the Double Live album recorded by Rheostatics, see Double Live (Rheostatics album). ... The Dixie Chicks are a multiple Grammy-award winning alternative country band and are the highest-selling female band in any musical genre, having sold over 36 million albums as of March 2008. ... Fly is the fifth album by American country band Dixie Chicks, released in 1999 (see 1999 in music). ... Paul Brandt on the cover of Outside the Frame (1997) Paul Brandt, born July 21, 1972 as Paul Rennee Happy Guy Belobersycky in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, is the most awarded male Country singer in Canadian History. ... This Time Around is the fourth studio album by Canadian country music singer Paul Brandt, released on Orange Music Canada, a subsidiary of Universal Music Group, in 2004. ...


Urban released Golden Road in 2002, and the success of the single "Somebody Like You" sent his career into high gear. Touring as a supporting act for renowned country acts Brooks & Dunn, Martina McBride and Kenny Chesney honed Urban's skills and stage-craft. Country video channel CMT signed on as the title sponsor of Urban's first headlining arena tour titled Keith Urban Be Here '04 with opening act Katrina Elam. Urban continued his meteoric rise to fame in 2005 with a very successful tour with Elam called Alive in '05. He performed in the Live 8 Philadelphia concert on July 2, 2005 and had been chosen by The Gap to appear alongside seven other musical stars in their "Favorites" campaign. He was named the 2005 CMA's Entertainer of the Year. He released a DVD in late September 2005 entitled Livin' Right Now, recorded in at the Wiltern Theater in California in December 2004. The second incarnation of the original Golden Road sign Golden Road is a pricing game on the American television game show The Price Is Right. ... Brooks & Dunn are an American country music duo, consisting of singer-songwriters Kix Brooks (born Leon Eric Brooks III, May 12, 1955 in Shreveport, Louisiana) and Ronnie Dunn (born Ronald Gene Dunn, June 1, 1953, in Coleman, Texas). ... Martina McBride (born Martina Mariea Schiff, July 29, 1966 in Sharon, Kansas) is an American Grammy nominated country music singer-songwriter. ... Kenny Chesney (born Kenneth Arnold Chesney, March 26, 1968 in Knoxville, Tennessee[1] ) is an American country music singer-songwriter. ... Country Music Television, or CMT as it usually called, is an American country music oriented cable television channel. ... Katrina Elam at the Maverick Saloon & Grill, Santa Ynez, California, January 14th, 2005 Katrina Elam (b. ... Official Live8 DVD, released in November 2005 Live 8 was a series of concurrent benefit concerts that took place on 2 July 2005, in the G8 states and in South Africa. ... Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Quaker City Motto: Philadelphia maneto (Let brotherly love continue) Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Mayor John F. Street (D) Area    - City 369. ... is the 183rd day of the year (184th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the retail clothing company. ...

The Live 8 concert in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 2005
The Live 8 concert in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 2005

In 2005 Urban played in front of European audiences for the first time. In May Urban supported Bryan Adams on his UK and Ireland tour, which included dates in Earls Court, London, SECC, Glasgow and The Point, Dublin. On June 6 a UK only album, Days Go By was released, this album contained songs from both Be Here and Golden Road . Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (1229x1169, 1644 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Live 8 User:JVinocur/Images Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (1229x1169, 1644 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Live 8 User:JVinocur/Images Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or... Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Quaker City Motto: Philadelphia maneto (Let brotherly love continue) Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Mayor John F. Street (D) Area    - City 369. ... For other persons of the same name, see Brian Adams. ... is the 157th day of the year (158th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Be Here is an album by Keith Urban. ... The second incarnation of the original Golden Road sign Golden Road is a pricing game on the American television game show The Price Is Right. ...


In October Urban returned for a headlining tour with Nerina Pallot and Richard Winsland as support acts.


Urban has recently performed "Better Life" on the CMA Awards and "You'll Think of Me" on the American Music Awards. He also performed at the Grammys playing "You'll Think of Me" and "The Lucky One" with Faith Hill. At the 2006 ACM Awards Urban performed "Tonight I Wanna Cry" and played guitar for Brooks & Dunn's song "Believe." Better Life is a #1 song by Keith Urban written with Richard Marx. ... The American Music Awards show is one of four annual major American music awards shows (the others being the Billboard Music Awards, the Grammy Awards, and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony). ... Audrey Faith Perry McGraw, known professionally as Faith Hill (born September 21, 1967), is an American country singer, known for her commercial success as well as her marriage to fellow country singer Tim McGraw. ...


On Monday August 21, 2006, Urban made history when his new single "Once in a Lifetime" debuted at #17, setting a new record for the highest-debuting country single in the 62-year history of Billboard's country charts. The record was formerly held by Garth Brooks' "Good Ride Cowboy" and Eddie Rabbitt's "Every Which Way But Loose", both of which debuted at #18. "Good Ride Cowboy" was the highest in the BDS era (1990-present). is the 233rd day of the year (234th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Good Ride Cowboy is a single, released in 2005, by American country music artist Garth Brooks. ... Every Which Way But Loose is a song made famous by the country music singer Eddie Rabbitt. ... Nielsen Broadcast Data Systems, better known as BDS, is a service that tracks monitored radio, television and internet airplay of songs based on the number of spins and detections. ...


Urban is also a winner of numerous "Golden Guitars", which are presented annually during the Tamworth Country Music Festival at "The Country Music Association of Australia's Annual Awards" in Tamworth, Australia. He is also a former winner of the Toyota Starmaker Contest, which is held each year in conjunction with the CMAA Awards and the Tamworth Country Music Festival. The largest recorded congregation of aboriginal australians apart from yothu yindi concerts and the tamworth pcyc weekly pool competition. ... Tamworth is a city in the New England region of New South Wales, Australia. ... The largest recorded congregation of aboriginal australians apart from yothu yindi concerts and the tamworth pcyc weekly pool competition. ...


Keith was named artist of the month for July 2007 on the television network GAC (Great American Country). He answered a question of the day every day that month, and did multiple interviews about love, life, his new album and his stay in rehab. Great American Country (or GAC), is a Nashville, Tennessee-based country music cable television network. ...


On July 7, 2007 (Keith performed with Alicia Keys at one of Al Gore's Live Earth concerts held around the world. The concerts were held to raise awareness of global warming. Keith performed at the concert held in New York City and said in an interview that global warming is not a political issue, and what he is doing to help the environment is running all bio-diesel buses in his Love, Pain and The Whole Crazy World Tour. Alicia Keys (born Alicia J. Augello-Cook on January 25, 1981[2][3][4]) is an American R&B, soul, and neo soul singer-songwriter, pianist, and actress who has sold over 25 million albums worldwide as of 2007, and has won numerous awards, including eleven Grammy Awards, eleven Billboard... This article is about the former Vice President of the United States. ... Live Earth was a series of worldwide concerts held on 7 July 2007, that initiated a three-year campaign to combat climate change. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ...


Urban released his first greatest hits collection, Greatest Hits: 18 Kids, on November 20, 2007. The CD contains all of his top 10 hits, along with two new songs, "Romeo's Tune" and "Got It Right This Time (The Celebration)." is the 324th day of the year (325th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ...


In January 2008, Urban embarked on the Love, Pain and the Whole Crazy Carnival Ride Tour with fellow country singer Carrie Underwood. In early May of 2008, Urban debuted a new song at the Grand Ole Opry titled "A New Sunshine". It is not known whether or not the song will appear on his upcoming album slated for an early 2009 release. And in late May 2008, Urban re-recorded a song from his sophomore CD, "You Look Good in My Shirt". The song was released on the radio at the end of May. "Over the years it ("You Look Good In My Shirt") has always played like a hit song," said Keith. "That, combined with numerous requests from both fans and radio about why it was never a single, inspired us to get back into the studio and re-record the song."(keithurban.net) The single is a pre-cursor to the as of late-may 2008 untitled "Love, Pain & the whole crazy World Tour" concert DVD release in the Fall of '08. Urban is currently writing for a new CD to hit sometime in early 2009. Carrie Marie Underwood (born March 10, 1983 in Muskogee, Oklahoma) is a three-time Grammy Award-winning singer. ...


You Look Good In My Shirt will be the first single from Keith Urban's re-recorded 2007 album, "Greatest Hits 18 Kids". The album will be released under a different title, "Greatest Hits 19 Kids" on August 19, 2008


Personal life

In 1992, Urban dated veterinary technician Laura Sigler for eight years. Urban proposed to Sigler in 2001 but the pair eventually split in 2002. A veterinary technician (also called a vet tech), is a person trained and licensed to assist veterinarians. ...


Urban also dated former supermodel Niki Taylor on and off from 2002-2004. For the RuPaul song, see Supermodel (You Better Work). ... Nicole Renee Niki Taylor (born March 5, 1975) is an American supermodel. ...


Urban met Australian actress Nicole Kidman at G'Day LA, a Hollywood event honouring Australians, in January 2005 but they didn't begin dating until 6 months later. Kidman and Urban were married on Sunday June 25, 2006, at the Cardinal Cerretti Memorial Chapel in the grounds of St Patrick's Estate, Manly in Sydney. Nicole Mary Kidman, Order of Australia (born 20 June 1967 in Honolulu) is an Academy Award-winning Australian/American[1] actress. ... ... is the 176th day of the year (177th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Manly is a suburb in Local Government Area of Manly Council on Northern Beaches of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. ... This article is about the metropolitan area in Australia. ...


On Oct. 19, 2006, Urban checked himself into the Betty Ford Center in California. On Oct. 20, Urban issued a statement saying: "I deeply regret the hurt this has caused Nicole and the ones who love and support me. One can never let one's guard down on recovery, and I'm afraid that I have." On Jan. 18, 2007, Urban announced his completion of rehab and his plans to go on tour to promote his new album, Love, Pain & the whole crazy thing. [3]. The Betty Ford Center is a drug and alcohol rehabilitation center in Rancho Mirage, California co-founded by former United States First Lady Betty Ford and her friend, Ambassador Leonard Firestone, in 1982. ... This article is about the U.S state. ... Love, Pain & the whole crazy thing is the fifth solo album by Australian country singer Keith Urban. ...


On Feb. 2, 2007, Urban filed a lawsuit on a New Jersey painter by the same name, who has a web site http://www.keithurban.com. The singer wants to acquire the rights to the URL.[4]. Keith Urban the singer's URL is http://www.keithurban.net. The painter has countersued. [5]


On October 1, 2007, while headed to an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, Urban skidded off of his motorbike when a paparazzo followed him near his home in Sydney; Urban was not hurt. In a statement released by his publicists, Urban says the incident was "the result of one person's desire to do his job and my desire to maintain my privacy." Urban says he tried to avoid an oncoming car and dropped his bike. He says the photographer came to his assistance without taking photos. A skid can be one of several things or conditions. ... A motorcycle (or motorbike) is a two-wheeled vehicle powered by an engine. ... For other uses, see Paparazzi (disambiguation). ... This article is about the metropolitan area in Australia. ...


On January 7, 2008, Nicole Kidman confirmed that she and Urban were expecting their first child together. Kidman's publicist said that "the couple are thrilled and cannot wait." The baby is expected to be due in July.


Discography

The following is a complete discography of all albums and singles released to date by New Zealand-born Australian country music artist Keith Urban, and their positions on the major Billboard charts to date. ...

Awards & honors

Year Award Program Award
1977 Country Music Awards of Australia Best Solo Act (junior)
1978 Special Encouragement Award (10 years & under)
1980 Best Junior Guitarist
1981 Best Gospel Singer
1982 Best Duet
Best Junior Guitarist
1983 Junior Male Vocalist
1990 Star Maker Award
1991 Golden Guitar Award
Best New Talent
1992 Golden Guitar Award
Male Vocalist of the Year
Golden Guitar Award (instrumentalist)
1997
1998
2001 Academy of Country Music Awards Top New Male Vocalist
Country Music Association Awards Horizon Award
ARIA Awards Outstanding Acheivement award
VMA Awards Male Vocalist award
2003 ARIA Awards Country album of the year; Golden Road
BMI Awards Song of the Year; "Somebody Like You"
TCMA Awards Video Clip of the Year; "Somebody Like You"
2004 Country Music Association Awards Male Vocalist of the Year
FCMA Awards Best Foreign Music
2005 Academy of Country Music Awards Album of the Year; Be Here
Top Male Vocalist
French Association of Country Music Artist of the Year
ARIA Awards Country Album of the Year; Be Here
Country Music Association Awards Male Vocalist of the Year
Entertainer of the Year
International Artist of the Year
Billboard Awards Top-selling Pop Catalog Album of the Year; Golden Road
2006 Grammy Awards Best Male Country Vocal Performance; "You'll Think of Me"
Academy of Country Music Awards Top Male Vocalist
French Association of Country Music Best Live Performance
Country Music Association Awards Male Vocalist of the Year
2007 ARIA Awards Album of the Year; Love, Pain & the whole crazy thing
2008 Grammy Awards Best Male Country Vocal Performance; "Stupid Boy"

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Notes

  1. ^ Keith Urban Interview. About.com. Retrieved on 2007-04-30.
  2. ^ "Up from Down Under" by Stephanie Mansfield, USA WEEKEND, November 4, 2001
  3. ^ BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Singer Urban ends rehab treatment
  4. ^ Keith Urban sues Keith Urban over web site
  5. ^ Keel, Beverly, "Keith Urban countersues Keith Urban", The Tennessean

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External links

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