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He might be 43 but is still very much ruling the hearts of the teenagers. The recent recipient of the 2011 Teen Choice Awards, Keith Urban is soaring high in his music career. Having also bagged a Grammy for ?Best Country Male Vocalist?, Urban is continuously making the headlines this year, and not just for his music. Celebrity in every aspect, he recently walked the stage in New York not as a singer but to launch his very own men?s cologne ?Phoenix by Keith Urban?. Said to reflect the artist?s personality, the fragrance is the symbol of Urban?s high-spirited energy, personal triumphs as well as his ability to recreate and be reborn.
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Keith Urban was destined to be a singer and a musician. He didn?t discover his talent suddenly one day but was always interested in music. Having born in New Zealand, his family moved to Australia and that?s where the artist grew up. He was exposed to his father?s wide collection of country music at a very young age and he was immediately hooked to the rhythmic folk sounds as well as the gospel and blues melodies that the genre offered. From the very beginning Urban didn?t confine himself to the boundaries that were set for country music. He showed the willingness to explore and effectively stretch the limitations. According to the star, country music is a very hospitable genre that welcomes various styles and extensions.
Besides possessing extraordinary vocal abilities, Keith Urban was a natural at guitar playing. He first got hold of the instrument when he was six and polished his skills by obtaining professional training. The artist cites the famous British guitarist Mark Knopfler as his inspiration, being profusely inspired by his style. While in school Urban entered various talent competitions and won most of them. The frequent appearances in the shows made him comfortable on stage and he started performing with a local theater company.
90s saw the Australian country music primed for a revolution and Keith Urban, who by that time was a part of the music scene made hefty contribution in the transformation. His country roots mixed with rock n` roll guitar playing style introduced a new sub-genre of country music. This fusion was not only a treat for country music fans but also catered to the listeners of other genres. Urban managed to achieve that many couldn?t; he widened the listenership of country music, making it popular among millions.
Having made his mark in Australia, Keith Urban moved to the hub of country music; Nashville. There he formed a band named ?Ranch? and signed with Capitol Nashville Records. The three-member band released a single album which didn?t quite make any notable waves in the industry. Following that Urban suffered some throat problems which resulted in Ranch?s dismemberment. During this time Keith Urban was approached by many bands and artists to play guitar for them, offers that he readily accepted. In 1999 he released his self-titled album with Capitol Records and it produced four hit tracks. The album paved the way for a successful career for the artist in America and earned him a huge fan following.
2002 saw the release of his second solo album, ?Golden Road? and with it Keith Urban further established his talent and ability to produce ingenious music. It reached number two spot on the US Billboard Country Charts and included three number one tracks. The song, ?You?ll Think of Me? earned the artist his first Grammy Award. With every new album, Keith Urban has ?cut loose?, offering compositions that are diverse, ranging in melodies, lyrics as well as vocals.
In 2009 he came up with another sensational album that once again topped the Country Music Charts. ?Defying Gravity? found place in Grammy nominations and produced hit tracks like, ?Only You Can Love Me This Way? and ?Sweet Thing?.
Keith Urban is now celebrating the success of his 2010 album, ?Get Closer? that is on number two spot on the Billboard Country Albums. It has produced a chart topper ?Without You?, which the artist claims is his ?life story?. Currently on ?Get Closer World Tour?, the superstar is all set to visit numerous cities in America. If you too want to get close to the artist then get your Keith Urban Tickets now. The artist is known to set the arenas ablaze with his live performances.
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