Keith Urban is somebody like you if you’re a good looking country rock superstar married to a award winning actress. That’s not you? Well you may have more in common with this country superstar than you thought. Born Keith Lionel Urban in New Zealand the singer’s musical success has grown well beyond his Australian roots.
Urban, known for his pumped up banjo tinged songs, Keith Urban lyrics have also become legendary. His second US single as a solo artist “Your Everything” made him the first New Zealand artist to have a top ten country hit in the U.S. Since then he has delivered more than fifteen number one country singles from “Somebody Like You” to 2012’s “You Gonna Fly.”
In recent years Urban, who is one of music’s highest paid stars, has taken his act to the small screen with stints on Australia’s version of the hit talent show “The Voice.”
He signed on for the 2013 season of arguably the most watched TV series in the World, American Idol, where he is judging talent along with Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, and Randy Jackson.
Nine critically acclaimed albums under his belt for Capitol Records Nashville, Urban has announced in a fun video that he will tour in future years.
Somebody Like You’s Keith Urban is married to Superstar actress Nicole Kidman on June 25th 2006 and have two children Sunday Rose and Faith Margret.