PUBLISHED: PUBLISHED: 06:01, Sun, Nov 22, 2020
Josh Groban sings very famous tunes, such as The Prayer and You Raise Me Up. His voice is a hit with fans, but he also is full of personality in his TV appearances. He has been on the scene for a long time, but when did he start singing and how old is he?
Josh Groban was born on February 27, 1981, meaning he is 39-years-old.
He was born and raised in California and had a very early entrance into the music industry.
When Josh was 16-years-old, he met some people who ultimately changed his life: producer David Foster and his future manager Brian Avnet.
He met them through his vocal coach, Seth Riggs, and through this he made some amazing strides into the music industry.
Josh Groban - when did he start singing? (Image: Getty)
Josh Groban (Image: Getty)
At the Grammy Awards in 1999, only a year later, Celine Dion was preparing to perform a song with Andrea Bocelli at the awards.
The pair’s song did not win, however, it did give Josh a chance to show his prowess with his vocals.
For the rehearsal before the awards, Josh filled in for Andrea and sang the duet with Celine.
This got him some attention which led to his career taking off, and soon he was offered a record deal, meaning he left college and pursued his career.
Josh Groban singing with Andrea Bocelli (Image: Getty)
Josh spoke of this in 2018, posting to Facebook: “I owe so