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Keith Urban Talks About His Late Father's Influence on His Career

Keith Urban Talks About His Late Father's Influence on His Career

Keith Urban makes a surprise special appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, airing today!

The 48-year-old entertainer and American Idol judge talked about the show’s final season, as well as his late father, who recently passed away.

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“His, well, our record collection was all American Country Music and that’s really what pointed me in the direction of Nashville,” Keith said of his dad and his influence on his becoming a country star.

Watch his interview below…

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  • 1MzLiz

    That was an interesting interview; however, the most interesting factor wasn’t what Keith said, but what was left unsaid. Hopefully, 2016 is a happy year for him personally as well as professionally. Two celebs in the same house is hard, but throw in a mother in law, and that’s trouble.