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Keith Urban

Keith Urban

Keith Urban age is 49 and he is well-known singer and musician.

Synopsis

Keith Urban age is 49, he is New Zealand-born Australian country music singer who is widely famous for his songs Somebody Like You, The Fighter and Blue Ain’t Your Color.

Born

Keith Urban age is 49, and he was born in Whangarei, New Zealand as the son of Marienne and Robert "Bob" Urban. Urban was born on 26 October 1967 as Keith Lionel Urban. Urban was the youngest son of his parents and he was raised in New Zealand along with his siblings

Early Life and Education

Keith Urban age was 13 when he joined Sir Edmund Hillary College located in Otara, South Auckland, New Zealand. Later they relocated to Australia and he lived Caboolture, Queensland, Australia along with his family.

Urban got good support from his family to pursue his musical career, his father owned a convenience store where he put an advertisement for a guitar teacher in his shop. Urban got a chance to get a lesson from his teacher Sue McCarthy.

After his training, he began entering in local musical competition, in addition, Urban also took acting training from the local theater. According to Urban, he is a very big fan of two rock players Lindsey Buckingham (Fleetwood Mac) and Mark Knopfler (Dire Straits).

Career and Net Worth

Urban Keith age was 16 when he participated on the Australian TV talent show New Faces. Urban started making the inroads into the Australian country music scene appearing on Mike McClellan's Music Program, the Reg Lindsay Country Homestead TV Program, and other TV programs. During the show, he performed with local Brisbane girl Jenny Wilson. They won a golden guitar awards for their performance at the Tamworth Country Music Festival. Urban continued performing on stage at the Northern Suburbs Country Music Club which was located near Caboolture.

Keith Urban age was 23 when he released his first self-titled debut album after signing with EMI in Australia. In 1990 he appeared on the compilation album Breaking Ground - New Directions in Country Music. Urban Keith formed a band named The Ranch, which included the member’s bassist Jerry Flowers and drummer Peter Clarke. In 1997, the band released a self-titled album. Two songs from the album Walkin' the Country" and Just Some Love were super hit songs from their album.


Later in 1999, Keith released his American debut album Keith Urban under the production of session pianist Matt Rollings. The songs It's a Love Thing and Your Everything gave him huge popularity also made him first male New Zealand performer to reach the Top 10 on the US country charts.

In 2002, Urban released his second American Album Golden Road which included 13 tracks. Urban’s song Somebody Like You was the huge hit and spend six weeks at a top spot in charts. His other super hit singles included Raining on Sunday, What You Want to See, Who Wouldn't Wanna Be Me and You'll Think of Me.

Keith Urban age was 38 when he released his third studio album Golden Road on 22 September 2005. His album was a huge hit with selling three millions of copies. Urban’s third studio album is Be Here which was released on 2004. In 2005, he released his another album Livin' Right Now. Keith Urban’s other major studio albums include Defying Gravity, Get Closer, The Story So Far and Fuse. In 2016, he released his ninth studio album Ripcord. Keith Urban Songs Wasted Time and Gone Tomorrow were super hit from the album.

Keith Urban songs are very famous among his fans and his music has established him as a world-class musician around the world. Keith Urban net worth is around 75 million dollars. Keith Urban net worth along with his wife is around 155 million which includes him in one of the richest celebrity couples.

Personal Life and Spouse

Keith Urban current relational status is married. Urban is married to Nicole Kidman on Sunday, 25 June 2006. They married at the Cardinal Cerretti Memorial Chapel in the grounds of St Patrick's Estate, Manly after dating for six months. Keith Urban wife Nicole is famous American actress and model. Urban has two children Faith Margaret Kidman Urban and Sunday Rose Kidman-Urban.

Urban also was in relation with Niki Taylor and Laura Sigler in the past. Keith Urban wife and his children live in Brisbane, Australia.

Awards, Achievements, and Recognition

Keith Urban has achieved several prestigious awards in musical fields including Grammy Awards, Country Music Association Award, Academy of Country Music Award, CMT Music Award and People’s Choice Awards.

Keith Urban has won hearts of millions of people with his quality music and he is famous in a social network with an authorized account on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. 

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