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

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

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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 >

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Jon vs. Keith: Who'd You Rather?

Jon vs. Keith
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Keith Urban Blames Paps for Motorcycle Crash

Keith Urban Blames Paps for Motorcycle Crash

Singer Keith Urban was involved in a minor motorcycle accident Monday morning in Sydney, Australia -- and he's hopping mad at paparazzi who he says caused the smash-up! READ MORE >

- 2398 days ago
Urban Shootout

Urban Shootout

Rehabbed country singer Keith Urban got himself into ol' fashioned standoff with a paparazzo in Brentwood yestersday. While the photog clearly had the bigger camera, it's not the size that counts… READ MORE >

- 2597 days ago
What About Man-Bob?

What About
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Now that every Urban, Spade and Cojo has taken to sporting the Meg Ryan-spawned man-shag, a new haircut of mass destruction has reared its ugly head: The man-bob!Once relegated to the likes of… READ MORE >

- 2647 days ago
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