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Article by Haley-Lautner posted Vor mehr als einem Jahr
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Keith Urban's smooth stage presence was being practiced at a very early age. He grew up in Australia and began taking gitarre lessons at the age of six. His natural musical talent and charisma soon led to his participation in children's theatre, where he first began to sing. His father was delighted to have a musical talent in the family. Urban's father was very interested in American culture and country music, and he passed that interest on to his son. Young Keith Urban grew up listening to Glen Campbell, Dolly Parton, and Don Williams. He was steeped in country music.
As he grew up, his interests started to evolve as well. As a teenager, Urban began playing gigs with a band in local clubs. He started to become Mehr influenced Von rock guitarists like Mark Knopfler of Dire Straits and Lindsey Buckingham of Fleetwood Mac. This unique blend of country style and rock gitarre brought him fame all over his native Australia. He had three number one singles on his first solo album, Clutterbilly. He won five Golden Guitars from the Country Musik Awards of Australia. Urban decided to Bewegen his act to the United States where the real country Musik industry was. He wanted to make it big...