- Birthday26th Oct, 67
- Birth PlaceNew Zealand
- Marital statusMarried
Keith Urban is a New Zealander who started his music career at such a young age. Keith moved to Australia and performed several shows all over the country. He did his first solo album with the recording label EMI which was quite successful. He joined Slim Dusty for awhile and moved to Nashville, Tennessee, where he worked for Brooks, Dunn and Brett Manning and after a while Keith started his own band. But during that course of time, Keith was addicted to cocaine at but he finally kicked the habit and continued his music career. In US, he won the top New Male Vocalist Award for Country Music and he was also officiated as judge for the 8th Independent Awards.
Part of his estimated wealth comes from property in a NSW and Tennessee. Urban released album ‘Golden Road’, ‘Be here and love’, and hit single, ‘Somebody Like You’. It sent his graph on a new high which earned him both fame and wealth. In 2005, Keith performed for cities at Europe and had amassed fame and fortune. Moreover, Keith also backed up Bryan Adams on his British, and Irish tours. Single, Once in a Lifetime hit #17, a record for highest-debuting country song in the Billborard’s Country hits. Golden Guitar awards have also being bagged by Keith Urban.
Keith and his wife Nicole Kidman have an apartment in Manhattan worth around $10 million and it comes with a car elevator. The house comprises of a three-bedroom 3,248 square feet penthouse, with views of the Hudson. Keith has a mix of classic cars including, a 1956 Lincoln Mark and a pick up truck. The couple also owns property in Tennessee and Australia. Keith supports a number such as ‘Charities Artists’ for ‘Peace and Justice’, ‘Grammy Foundation’ Habitat For Humanity, Live Earth and the Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City. He also helps Monroe Carell Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, Music for Relief, Red Cross, Stand Up To Cancer, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and Sweet Relief Musicians Fund.
Keith and Nicole met for the first time in January 2005 in Los Angeles, California at an awards dinner held by the Australian government as a tribute to eminent Australians. After dating each other for some time, the couple married in June 25, 2006 at the “Cardinal Cerretti Memorial Chapel” in North Sydney, with nearly 230 guests attending the wedding. Ornamented with white freesias, carnations and gardenias, the chapel appeared a perfect site for the wedding ceremony of the celebrity couple. The superstar couple has two daughters “Sunday Rose” and “Faith Margaret” from their marriage relationship. Keith and Nicole went for their honeymoon to the “St. Regis Resort” in Bora Bora. Nicole Kidman cried after hearing Keith’s voice for the first time after throat surgery in November 2011 where a tumour that was bothering him was taken out. Keith had to be quiet for about 21 days during recovery.
Family & relationships
New York Apartment
Keith Urban has spent a mammoth $10 million on his NYC apartment, which he will share with his beautiful wife Nicole Kidman. They bought the luxury apartment in 2010.
Location: The penthouse is located in 200 Eleventh Avenue, New York City.
Accommodation: The 3248 square feet penthouse has 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms, which have been done up in complete style. Keith’s Manhattan pad opens up to beautiful river views as skyline of Manhattan flickers through the well designed windows.
Features: This is the very first and the only building to have a sky garage, which means that the actor can park his car right at his doorstep without worrying what floor he resides at. Apart from a car elevator and en suite sky garage, the apartment has two terraces, one of which overlooks the North and the other East, in turn unfurling panoramic views of the Hudson river and scenic New Jersey.
Neighborhood: Looking stylish all the time won’t be a difficult task with Domenico Dolce & Stefano Gabbana as neighbors.
Beverly Hills home
Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman splashed out $4.7 million for their spacious Beverly Hills home.
Location: The contemporary styled home is located in Beverly Hills, which is an affluent city in Los Angeles country, California.
Accommodation: 5 bedrooms and 4.25 bathrooms make this 4,100 square foot property a total bliss as it answers all the housing demands that too in utmost style. Its serene surroundings and a grassy side yard are all the celebrity couple needs to unwind and spend some quality time together.
Features: This opulent abode was built in 1965, but has been heavily remodeled to make it match up with the ongoing modern housing trends and was once owned by Ron Fair, a record producer. The mansion has a vast swimming pool, which is big enough for the whole family to swim together. Spending time outdoors, even during meals, will be fun with an outdoor dining area. Recreation and entertainment ranks high on the graph as a dedicated play area keeps the couple away from boredom.
Neighborhood: Company of celebrities like Jessica Simpson, Kimora Lee Simmons, Tom Freston and Guy Oseary makes the property soar high on the paparazzi graph for sure.
Old Hillsboro Road home
Country singer Keith Urban is a proud owner of a $2.5 million lavish property in Tennessee, which he bought in the year 2007.
Location: The vast property is located on Old Hillsboro Road in Franklin, Tennessee.
Accommodation: The plush property, spread over an area of 36 acres, is all about free space and serenity. Keith really fancies the area around Leiper’s Fork, which triggered him to invest in the estate. This is the second time the good looking singer has purchased a property in the same area. He had owned 6,854 square foot house at 3063 Old Hillsboro Road with his then supermodel girlfriend Niki Taylor, which the girl sold off eventually.
Features: The celebrity couple has purchased two parcels on Hillsboro Road, which gives them enough space to splurge on when not busy giving interviews or running away from media. Beautiful sceneries and greenery all around make the place a heaven to live in. The house, constructed on a few thousand acres, was renovated to match up with the couple’s living standards. It has every luxurious thing one can imagine, from spacious rooms to neatly done bathrooms and comfortable living area to a sparkling swimming.
Neighborhood: Keith can get into a karaoke session with Jo Dee Messina, a country singer-songwriter, who lives in a 3,754 square foot house erected over a 10 acre area at 1572 Old Hillsboro Road.
Bunya hill property
Talk about a perfect retreat and Keith Urban’s Bunya property is far from escaping your mind, which he purchased with Nicole for a staggering $6.5 million.
Location: These Australian heartthrobs’s house is located on Sutton Forest, Southern Highlands in Australia.
Accommodation: The vacation house, a 90 minutes drive from Sydney, covers a total area of 110 acres. The traditional mansion, set according to Georgian tastes, oozes a lot of warmth and elegance with six bedrooms wrapped in opulence. The bedroom suites come attached with a dressing room and bath, complete with well laid marble floors. 100 year old Bunya Bunya pines lend an interesting touch, while the gardens will pamper Kidman’s green side as she gets to maintain an organic garden.
Features: The colonial estate, with its impressive pedigree is bound to steal hearts with its gorgeousness. The mansion was built in 1878 and has period light fixtures, pressed metal ceilings, sandstone verandas and a carved cedar staircase. Keeping warm during cold seasons won’t be difficult with 10 marble fireplaces. When he wants to watch the sun go down with his wife, all the couple has to do is head towards their private lake. Add to this a large kitchen, 2000 wine bottle cellar, a billiard room, formal dining and sitting room, an informal dining area and a family room, which will leave anyone breathless with its royal feel.
Mercedes Benz has till date managed to woo many around and getting awe struck by its appearance was country singer Keith Urban, who owns a Mercedes Benz S550. The high speed ride with a 5.5L V8 engine and 7 speed automatic transmission is worth drooling over and is nothing less than a superstar when it comes to oh-so-sexy coupes. Its spacious and comfortable inside is all Keith needs to move with his family with all the necessary luxuries right inside the speedy frame.
Tom Ford Christopher Sunglasses
Tom Ford spells out style, success and glamour with its really classy sunglasses and unique designs. The brand not only boast of a colorful set of designs but also brings about a style to call their own. The Australian singer was spotted sporting a neat set of black shades, complimenting his fair complexion and uber cool outfits.
Orbit Infant System Stroller
The young musician is married to Nicole Kidman and they have two adorable daughters. Both of them have invested wisely in the safety of their children with the Orbit Infant System Stroller. Not only does the baby's support system offer utter comfort to the children, but also provides extreme utility and safety to them.
True Religion Joey Flare Leg Jeans
The singer may be a rock star, but his stardom is clearly evident from his clothes. Check out his True Religion Joey Flare Leg Jeans. Not only do the jeans exude a very raw charm with their steely blue look, but they also make the singer look all the more well dressed and charming. Not to miss are the bell bottom flares at the bottom, making the jeans every living soul's dream fantasy.
The global brand is back, with its unruly sporty accessories and beautiful clothing line. Keith and his better half were spotted wearing comfortable tee shirts from the German manufacturer. His persona gets a distinct charm added to his league when the super shirt accentuates his raw features and muscular physique.