Keith Urban is a popular New Zealand Australian singer who has released many albums in his career. He is the winner of several awards. He released his first album in 1999 and had also released many popular singles. His number one song is “But for the Grace of God”, “Somebody Like You”, “You’ll Think of Me”, “Once in a Lifetime”, and “Stupid Boy”. Here is a quick summary of Keith Urban’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Keith Lionel Urban is the son of Robert “Bob” and Marianne Urban. He was born in Whangarei, New Zealand on 26 October 1967. He spent his childhood in Queensland, Australia.
He went to Sir Edmund Hillary College and was a contestant on ‘New Faces’, an Australian television talent show.
Keith Urban has been married to Nicole Kidman since 2006. The couple is the parents of Faith Margaret Kidman and Sunday Rose Kidman Urban. He holds American, Australian, and New Zealand citizenship.
In 2007, he filed a lawsuit against a painter. In the same year, he skidded off from a motorbike when he was followed by paparazzi. In 2013, Urban sold his accessories and guitars on Home Shopping Network. The sales proceed went to the Grammy Foundation and Opus Foundation.
Keith Urban came up with his first album in 1991. It was released on EMI label. After a gap of six years, he released ‘The Ranch’. His self-titled album became available from 1999. In 2002, the singer released ‘Golden Road’. It was a commercial success album. He then released his first No. 1 album ‘Be Here’. This too was a commercially successful album.
In 2006, Urban released ‘Love, Pain & the Whole Crazy Thing’. The album ‘Defying Gravity’ became available from March 2009. The following year, the singer released ‘Get Closer’. He came up with ‘Fuse’ in 2013.
Urban’ ‘Ripcord’ was another successful album which came up in May 2016. He is all set to release ‘Graffiti U’ in the near future. He has also released the compilation albums ‘Days Go By’, ‘iTunes Originals’, and ‘The Story So Far’.
Keith Urban has released many No. 1 singles like “Only You Can Love Me This Way”, “Little Bit of Everything”, “Blue Ain’t Your Color”, “Start a Band”, “Making Memories of Us”, “Somewhere in My Car”, “Little Bit of Everything”, “Somebody Like You”, and “Break on Me”.
He has done several tours in his career. In 2014, Urban was a part of ‘Raise ‘Em Up Tour’. He has also done ‘Get Closer 2011 World Tour’ and the 2016’s ‘ripCORD World Tour’.
Awards & Achievements
In 2017, he was nominated for the Billboard Music Awards. He has twice won the Grammy Awards and was inducted into the Music City Walk of Fame in 2011. He has received two nominations from the People’s Choice Awards and was nominated for the 2013 Critics Choice Award. Other awards won by him include CMT Awards, Country Music Association Awards, Academy of Country Music Awards, and American Music Awards.
Net Worth of Keith Urban
The estimated net worth of Keith Urban is more than $85 million. The successful singer attributes this wealth to his album’s sale. He has released many hit singles and albums and most of his albums were commercially successful. He has performed in many headlining tours and has also performed in supporting tours. In television, Keith Urban has appeared in the Australian version of ‘The Voice’. In 2012, he became one of the judges of the reality TV competition ‘American Idol’.
Keith Urban is one of the most successful singers in the world. He is an influential person and has millions of fans across the world. He is a very talented individual and has been active in his profession for more than 26 years. He has also launched his own line of accessories.