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Keith Urban

Keith Lionel Urban (born 26 October 1967) is a New Zealand-Australian country music singer, songwriter and guitarist whose commercial success has been mainly in the United States, Canada and Australia. Urban was born in New Zealand and began his career in Australia at an early age. In 1991, he 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 starting a band known as The Ranch, which recorded one studio album on Capitol Records and charted two singles on the Billboard country charts. 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 fourth 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,

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'American Idol' -- Judges Get Right to Work

'American Idol'
Judges Get Right to Work

"American Idol" judges Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban and Randy Jackson wasted no time getting right to work today ... showing up in NYC alongside host Ryan Seacrest for day one of… READ MORE >

'American Idol' -- Judges List Official, Randy Jackson Survives

'American Idol'
Judges List Official, Randy Jackson Survives

Randy Jackson's stay of execution is confirmed -- he will remain a judge on the 12th season of "American Idol" ... officially joining Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban. As TMZ reported,… READ MORE >

- 1917 days ago
Only One Judge Has Signed On For 'American Idol'

'American Idol'
Only 1 Judge Has Signed On

"American Idol" is in a pickle -- the judges start their on-air auditions in New York City in 2 weeks, and only one judge has signed a deal ... sources connected with the show tell TMZ.Our sources… READ MORE >

- 1928 days ago
'American Idol' -- Keith Urban Deal NOT SIGNED ... But Almost

'American Idol'
Keith Urban NOT SIGNED ... But Almost

Keith Urban is in deep negotiations with "American Idol" but the deal has NOT been signed ... TMZ has learned."Idol" sources tell us, the country singer is in the final negotiation stages with… READ MORE >

- 1933 days ago
Urban vs. Woods vs. Mayer: Who'd You Rather?

Urban vs. Woods vs. Mayer
Who'd You Rather?

Keith Urban and John Mayer both performed at a Tiger Woods charity event, Tiger Jam 2011, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas last night. Question is ... READ MORE >

- 2421 days ago
Nicole and Keith: Why We Chose USA for Our Baby

Nicole and Keith: Why We Chose USA for Our Baby

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban could have hired a surrogate in Australia -- and it probably would have been easier for them -- but they chose the US of A because they're just not as big here.… READ MORE >

- 2524 days ago
Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban -- New Parents!

Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban -- New Parents!

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban have a new baby, courtesy of a surrogate ... TMZ has learned.  Sources tell us ... the baby was born at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville on December 28,… READ MORE >

- 2524 days ago
Keith Urban vs. John Mayer: Who'd You Rather?

Keith Urban vs. John Mayer
Who'd You Rather?

Solo singers Keith Urban, 42, and John Mayer, 32, dueted during rehearsals for the CMT Awards in Nashville on Wednesday.Question is ...  READ MORE >

- 2747 days ago
That a Baby Bump or You Just Happy to See Me?!

That a Baby Bump or
You Just Happy to See Me?!

At six months pregnant, Nicole Kidman looks like she just has a little gas buildup. *burp*The glowing porcelain mom-to-be and her fetus' tantastic, flat-ironed and highlighted birth father, Keith… READ MORE >

- 3532 days ago
Jon vs. Keith: Who'd You Rather?

Jon vs. Keith
Who'd You Rather?

"Napoleon Dynamite" star Jon Heder turns 30 on Friday, while country music star Keith Urban turns 40. READ MORE >

- 3705 days ago
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