MICHAEL BUBLE is taking over from ANT and DEC as the host of the Brit Awards, I can reveal. In a huge shake-up, Brits bosses have persuaded the Canadian superstar to front the biggest night in British music. It will only be the third time in the ceremony’s 40-year history that a non-British star has hosted the show. But it is a huge sign of the organisers’ intent to ensure the Brit Awards are still recognised on the worldwide stage and watched by a global audience. It follows the formula used by the MTV VMAs and EMAs, which in recent years have been hosted by big pop acts like MILEY CYRUS, NICKI MINAJ and ED SHEERAN. Michael himself is over the moon to be taking charge of the bash, taking place on February 22. He said: “It’s a huge honour for me to host such a big night in music. Even though I didn’t grow up as a Brit I’ve always been well aware of The BRIT Awards and their impact globally. “As a fan of music this is the perfect gig. I’m … [Read more...] about Brit Awards shake-up sees Michael Buble take over hosting duties from Ant & Dec
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Singer Michael Buble has dismissed rumours that he is retiring. A recent report in the Daily Mail suggested the Canadian singer, known for his regular appearances on Christmas numbers, was calling it quits following his five year old son Noah's battle with liver cancer. Michael Buble retiring, won't release more Christmas albums "This is my last interview. I'm retiring from the business," Mr Buble told the Mail. But his publicist, Liz Rosenberg, has moved swiftly to set the record straight. "Michael Buble has absolutely no plans to retire," she told INSIDER. "I wasn't sitting in on the interview but this must have been taken out of context. "I assure you with a new album coming out, TV appearances, and a possible tour, he is not retiring." Newshub. … [Read more...] about With Christmas coming, Michael Buble dismisses retirement rumours
Canadian crooner Michael Buble said he will be retiring from the music industry, following his eldest son Noah's cancer battle, in an interview with British tabloid newspaper Daily Mail's Weekend magazine. "This is my last interview," said the 43-year-old singer in a Friday (Oct 12) article. "I'm retiring from the business. I've made the perfect record and now I can leave at the very top." Buble is a multiple Grammy-winner known for his smooth vocals on evergreens and hits such as Home and Haven't Met You Yet. He last performed in Singapore in 2015. In November 2016, he revealed that Noah, then three years old, was diagnosed with liver cancer, and that he and his wife, Argentinian actress Luisana Lopilato, 31, were putting their careers on hold. Noah is currently in remission. The couple have two other children, Elias, two, and Vida Amber Betty, who is only 11 weeks old. The magazine described Buble as "very emotional" while recounting Noah's battle with cancer, which made him … [Read more...] about Singer Michael Buble reveals plans to retire in ‘last interview’, following son’…
Canadian crooner Michael Buble is returning to Australia for the first time in four years. But in a twist, the four-time Grammy Award winner isn't jetting up and down the east coast like his last record-breaking tour. Instead, he will perform a one-off show at Sydney's Allianz Stadium. The special performance will help mark Buble's comeback after he took a break from touring to spend more time with his family. In November 2016, his then 3-year-old son Noah was diagnosed with cancer. At the time, the Haven't Met You Yet singer said both he and his wife – Argentinian actress Luisana Lopilato – would be putting their careers on hold in order to help their son "win this battle". Buble says he is now ready to return to the stage. "This perspective has cost a lot but it has allowed me to truly rekindle a romance with music," he said in a statement. "I can't wait to get to Australia and perform." … [Read more...] about Michael Buble returning to Australia for one show only
EVERYBODY'S favourite Canadian crooner is getting ready to headline the British Summer Time festival 2018. But what do we know about the smooth singer? Here's the latest... Who is Michael Buble and what's his background? Michael Steven Buble was born 9 September 1975 and is a singer, songwriter, actor and record producer. He found a worldwide fame with his 2005 album It's Time. Two years later, his album Call Me Irresponsible reached number one on the Canadian Albums Chart, the UK Albums Chart, the US Billboard 200, the Australian ARIA Albums Chart and several European charts. Since then he has become a household name and has sold over 55 million albums worldwide, and performed on sell-out tours. What are Michael Buble's biggest songs? Michael's music is often a throwback to the rat pack days of the 50s. He's done a number of popular covers including Moondance and The Way You Look Tonight. He's also introduced some Latin sounds with a cover of hip-swinging song Sway and Quando, Quando, … [Read more...] about What are Michael Buble’s biggest songs, who’s his pregnant wife Luisana Lopilato and what happened to his son?