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The records in the house I really remember were, well, Glen Campbell's 'Wichita Lineman' and 'Galveston.' Even as a kid, I knew these songs were glorious. My dad also had records by Merle Haggard, Charley Pride, Waylon Jennings, and then there was also the Eagles and Don Henley. Anything Texas, which includes Don Henley, was big.

The records in the house I really remember were, well, Glen Campbell's 'Wichita Lineman' and 'Galveston.' Even as a kid, I knew these songs were glorious. My dad also had records by Merle Haggard, Charley Pride, Waylon Jennings, and then there was also the Eagles and Don Henley. Anything Texas, which includes Don Henley, was big.

You go through life experiences. Each record captures a different turning point in my life. ---->>>

At the end of the day, the Grammys are about recognizing genres that are making an impact. ---->>>

A song like 'Once in a Lifetime' is inspired by my marriage - it's a good, life-changing happening in my life. I think when you find your once-in-a-lifetime love, that's what everybody's looking for. ---->>>

I think there's just so many people in the world that don't feel understood, and when you hear a song and you go, 'Oh, that song understands me,' that's an amazing feeling. I get it when I listen to the radio... That's a beautiful part of music.

I think there's just so many people in the world that don't feel understood, and when you hear a song and you go, 'Oh, that song understands me,' that's an amazing feeling. I get it when I listen to the radio... That's a beautiful part of music.

Once we get into the groove, we're kind of like long-distance runners - that adrenalin kicks in for me and I just keep running - and I don't stop! ---->>>

I tend to write better when I'm not touring. ---->>>

I think the industry is oblivious to the fact that most people listen to all kinds of stuff. I personally don't know of anyone who listens to only one genre of music. It's vanity because no one does. ---->>>

It's something I've always loved doing. I'm not one of the artists who comes in and just does my bit. I'm there every second of every day. That's my hands-on situation. ---->>>

You're always in a different headspace when you make each record, so hopefully they're all different. You just pick up things that you wish you hadn't done on the first one. ---->>>

Sometimes I just cry at random stuff! ---->>>

I love the beginnings of artists when all they've got is raw talent and nothing else. ---->>>

I think everybody has different priorities in their life. People live their lives differently. People become famous through all sorts of different reasons... some of it through art and some of it through just wanting to be famous. And I think how that all starts tends to reflect how you live your life daily.

I think everybody has different priorities in their life. People live their lives differently. People become famous through all sorts of different reasons... some of it through art and some of it through just wanting to be famous. And I think how that all starts tends to reflect how you live your life daily.

My father's record collection was all country. That's how I was exposed to it. ---->>>

It's not the case of turning in a bunch of songs and recording the next month. I think you're looking for songs all year long and you're writing all year long. ---->>>

Getting on the bus and touring was my life. And when that was not around, I felt myself a bit lost at times, because that was all I had. ---->>>

I don't swear much; I've taken those words out of my vocabulary, and having kids, you have to have two sets of language! ---->>>

I think it took me a while to convince Nashville that what I do is genuine and my heart's in the right place, and I love country music. ---->>>

I always wish I'd had more mentors, better mentors, wiser mentors, people who were proper professional working musicians to guide me as I was coming up. ---->>>

Red carpets are pretty unpredictable. You can go from one person asking you what you're wearing to the next person asking you about the situation in Haiti. It's the extreme juxtaposition, and some of the questions can throw me! ---->>>

Country seems to be finding a bigger audience. Certainly an audience out of the general country scene is finding me. ---->>>

I make no apologies for being a huge fan of radio songs. ---->>>

Being with my family is very important to me, and touring is very important to me, too, because it's who I am. It's what I do. ---->>>

I'm a little more comfortable in that role. I love being in the studio. ---->>>

I've always been a pretty private, quiet kind of person and so I haven't had to change my life really at all, I don't think. ---->>>

I've never wanted to name an album from a song title if I could avoid it because I like it to be a body of work. ---->>>

The world is getting so reality-driven these days. It seems to be accelerating exponentially. But it's a dangerous game for a lot of people. ---->>>

They're mostly done before we went into the studio, although I do like writing in the studio. ---->>>

It can get a little costly if you try and leave it until then to write songs. But you're writing all the time. You're collecting songs. I've had songs that have been collected over a two-year period for my next record. ---->>>

There are certain songs that are sacred. People want to hear them just as they are in their head; they don't want you messing around with them. And then there are some other songs, if they've been around a long time in our set list, that I think we can take some creative liberties with. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 10-26, 1967
Birthplace: Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
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Occupation: Singer-songwriter

Keith Lionel Urban (born 26 October 1967) is a New Zealand-born Australian-American country musician. In 1991, he released a self-titled debut album and charted four singles in Australia before moving to the United States the following year. He found work as a session guitarist before starting a band known as The Ranch, which recorded one studio album on Capitol Nashville and charted two singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart (wikipedia)