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A collection of Keith Urban quotes on life, father, love, want, inspire, breakup, happiness, romance, dream, thinking etc.

43 Famous Keith Urban Quotes On Love, Life & More

Quick Facts

Famous As: Musician

Born On: October 26, 1967

Born In: Whangarei, New Zealand

Keith Urban is a famous New Zealand-born country musician, who is a vocalist and bass guitarist of the band ‘The Ranch’. Before his ventures in the United States, he charted four singles in Australia. He has produced hit eponymous albums which featured hits such as But for the Grace of God, Somebody Like You and You'll Think of Me. These hits ruled the Billboard charts for many a days. He cemented his place as a legend of Country Rock and Pop genre through his hit albums namely Golden Road & Be Here, Defying Gravity, Get Closer and Fuse. Apart from receiving the prestigious Grammy Award, he bagged accolades such as Academy of Country Music ARIA Music Awards People's Choice Awards, CMT Music Awards and many more. He also featured in hit reality television shows The Voice and American Idol as a coach/judge. Apart from his successful career in music, he succeeded in establishing his own business venture with signature line of guitars and accessories. We have collected his thoughts and sayings from his songs, lyrics, interviews, and general life observations. Let’s go through some of quotes from Keith Urban.

..And now you've lost the only thing that ever made you feel alive

Keith Urban

Life is a balance of holding on and letting go.

Keith Urban

It took a while for her to figure out she could run but when she did she was long gone, Long gone..

Keith Urban

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

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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!

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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

Keith Urban

The only place that I wanna be is where you are, cause any more than a heartbeat away is just too far.

Keith Urban

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!

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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

Keith Urban

If ever I could love I think it could be with you If ever thought I found somebody so true I wonder if you feel The same way that I do If ever I could love I think it could be with you

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

Everybody needs somebody sometimes.

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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

Keith Urban

I'm letting go of all my lonely yesterdays, I've forgiven myself for the mistakes I've made, now there's just one thing, the only thing I wanna do. I wanna love somebody, love somebody like you.

Keith Urban

Life is about holding on and letting go.

Keith Urban

Day after day you find a way to make this grown man cry.

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

Yeah a picture paints a thousand words it’s true, But it’s still not enough for how I feel about you. I wanna put you in a melody, I gotta set you to a groove

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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

Keith Urban

And if I get it right everybody will be singing along, yeah And when they see you on the street they’ll say, 'Hey, ain’t you the girl in that song?

Keith Urban

Take your records take your freedom, Take your memories I don't need 'em, Take your space and all your reasons, But you'll think of me.

Keith Urban

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.

Keith Urban

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!

Keith Urban

Raw is a good place for an artist. It's where the truth comes out.

Keith Urban

Sometimes I just cry at random stuff!

Keith Urban

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

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