Josh Groban is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and record producer born on February 27, 1981, In California, U.S.
He is born to Jack Groban and Lindy Groban. His father was a businessman while his mother was a school teacher. He has one younger brother Chris.
In 2004, He had dated actress January Jones but split after two years. In 2014, He had started dated actress Kat Dennings but the relationship ended after two years.
In 1999, He had graduated from the Los Angeles County High School for Arts as a theater major.
In 2001, Josh Groban had recorded the song ‘For Always’ for the soundtrack of Steven Spielberg’s movie ‘A.I.: Artificial Intelligence’. He had been offered a recording contract at Warner Bros, and his first studio album, ‘Josh Groban’ had also been released on November 20, 2001. The track ‘To Where You Are’ took the number 1 place on the Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks chart and ‘You’re Still You’ which had reached the number 10 position on the same chart. He had performed at the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo, Norway. He was also presented at the closing ceremony of the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics. On the Billboard 200 chart, the album started off at position 4, and by January 2004, it had given the top position. In Australia, that had been topped at the 25th position on the ARIA Albums Chart of Australia. Groban’s third studio album had ‘Awake’, which had been released on November 7, 2006, became the third top selling a classical album of the 2000s in the US. On October 9, 2007, He had released his third studio album Noel’ as a Christmas album. In 2008, It had also become the best-selling holiday album. By August 2017, the album had sold 6 million copies in the US and had been certified 6x platinum by the RIAA. He has performed in ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ six times and on ‘Live with Kelly’ as a co-host many times. He has also made appearances in ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’, ‘Larry King Life’, ‘The Rosie O’Donnell Show’, ‘Tim & Eric Awesome Show’, and many others.
- Joshua Winslow Groban is his full name.
- On a date, He has sold over 25 million records worldwide.
- Mandela had appointed Groban as an Official Ambassador for Mandela’s Project 46664, a campaign to help raise Global awareness of HIV/AIDS in Africa.
Awards and Achievements:
- In 2002, He had been named one of the 100 Sexiest Newcomers.
- In 2003, He won the Billboard Music Award for No. 1 Classical Crossover Artist of the Year award.
- In 2008, He had been named of 100 Most Beautiful People by ‘People’ magazine.
What can we learn from Him??
Like Josh Groban, Know your strength. Never show your emotions to others.