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Michael Buble (born 9.9.1975) Michael Buble is a Grammy award-winning Canadian singer and actor.

Childhood: Michael Buble was born in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, to Lewis and Amber Buble. His father was a salmon fisherman. Michael is the eldest of three children; he has two younger sisters. Buble attended Seaforth Elementary School and Cariboo Hill Secondary School. The first time that Michael Buble's family paid attention to his singing talent was when he sang 'White Christmas' at the age of 13.

At the age of around 16, Michael Buble began singing in nightclubs, encouraged by his Italian grandfather. His grandfather was a plumber and offered his plumbing services in return for his grandson's stage time.

When he was 18, Michael Buble entered a local talent contest. He won, but was subsequently disqualified for being underage. He was, however, entered into the Canadian Youth Talent Search by Bev Delich. Buble won the competition and Delich became his manager.

Music Career: Under Delich's management, Michael Buble took on almost every gig that he was offered, including cruise ships, shopping malls, corporate events and the occasional singing Santa Claus gig.

He also took on a number of small acting roles, including playing a Drome Groupie in the TV series 'Death Game' and two un-credited appearances in The X-Files.

His debut TV appearance as a singer was on the Bravo! channel's documentary Big Band Boom! He was then nominated for two Genie awards for 'I've Never Been In Love Before' and 'Dumb Ol' Heart', which he wrote for the film Here's To Life.

Michael Buble recorded three independent albums between 1996 and 2002: First Dance, Babalu, and Dream. By the age of 15, Michael Buble had moved to Toronto and was on the brink of giving up his dreams of becoming a musician. He had planned to move back to Vancouver ad start a career in journalism.

Buble's big break came when an aide to the Canadian Prime Minister, Brian Mulroney, saw Buble perform at a business event. The aide, Michael McSweeney, then asked Buble to perform at his daughter's wedding, where he sang songs by Bobby Darin, among others. Whilst at the wedding, he was introduced to David Foster, a record producer who had previously worked with Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston and Barbra Streisand.

When David Foster agreed to produce Buble's debut official album release, Bruce Allen also agreed to manage him (Allen had previously managed Bryan Adams and Martina McBride). Buble also received the seal of approval from Foster's long-time friend, Paul Anka.

Michael Buble also continued with small acting roles, including his performance as a karaoke singer opposite Gwyneth Paltrow and Huey Lewis in Duets and a club owner in Totally Blonde with Krista Allen.

The debut album from Michael Buble was self-titled and was released in February 2003, on 143 Records / Reprise Records. Barry Gibb of The Bee Gees sang backing vocals on 'How Can You Mend A Broken Heart?'

November 2003 saw Buble release a Christmas EP entitled Let It Snow, followed by a live DVD called Come Fly With Me. That same year, he appeared in The Snow Walker and Days of Our Lives. The Following year, he appeared as himself in Las Vegas.

It's Time was Michael Buble's second album, released in February 2005. It featured a duet with Nelly Furtado - 'Quando, Quando, Quando'. Buble was nominated for a Juno Fan Choice Award but lost out to Simple Plan. In 2007, he was nominated for the same award, but lost out to Nelly Furtado.

The third album from Michael Buble was Call Me Irresponsible, released in May 2007, It included songs from different eras an 'Comin' Home Baby' was a duet from Boyz II Men'.

Another DVD from Michael Buble was released in June 2009, entitled Michael Buble Meets Madison Square Garden. Later that year, he released Crazy Love, with the lead single being 'Haven't Met You Yet'.

Personal Life: Until November 2005, Michael Buble was engaged to the actress Debbie Timuss. He was then dating the English actress Emily Blunt, but their relationship ended in July 2008.



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Michael Buble's Son Noah "Responding Well" To Cancer Treatment


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Popular crooner Michael Buble has updated fans on his son’s health, revealing that three year old Noah is “responding well” to treatment three months after he was diagnosed with cancer.

The 41 year old Canadian singer and his Argentinian model wife, Luisana Lopilato, issued an optimistic update about their young son’s progress on Friday (February 3rd) via his official Facebook page.

“We are so grateful to report that our son Noah has been progressing well during his treatment,” they said, adding that “doctors are very optimistic about the future for our little boy”.

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Dermot O'Leary Could Be Hosting The BRITs Next Month


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It looks like X Factor presenter Dermot O’Leary is in line to replace Michael Buble to host the BRIT Awards next month after the singer quit to focus on his son’s health following the three-year-old’s liver cancer diagnosis.

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O’Leary is said to be in talks with the show’s producers and is said to be thinking the offer over before making a decision.

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Celebrity Big Brother Presenter, Emma Willis, Odds On Favourite To Host Next Month's BRIT Awards


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Celebrity Big Brother presenter Emma Willis has been tipped to be the BRIT Awards host replacement next month after former frontman, Michael Buble pulled out following his three-year-old son, Noah’s liver cancer diagnosis.

Emma WillisCould Emma Willis front the BRITs?

Willis, 40, currently sits at the helm of ITV’s The Voice and Channel 5’s CBB so moving to host the BRITs would not be too much of a stretch for the star.

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Michael Buble Pulls Out Of Hosting Brit Awards


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Michael Buble has pulled out of hosting next months Brit Awards, following his son Noah’s cancer diagnosis.

The crooner was announced as the host of the 2017 awards late last year and the gig was set to be the biggest of his career.

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Not Just An Imitator, Why Michael Buble Made Crooning Cool Again


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Crooning definitely seemed to go out of fashion in the mid-fifties. With the rise of pop music and rock 'n' roll, there simply wasn't room for such jazz sounds. Michael Buble's style of vocal has been confined to the lounge for so many years with only the occasional resurgence (Barry Manilow, Harry Connick Jr. etc.), but he's been the one to bring it to the arenas of this generation.

Michael Buble on stage in RotterdamAlways at home when on stage, Michael Buble is an incredibly consistent performer

As it stands, he's pretty much the only artist who has maintained the cool factor - on a solo level at least. We're not forgetting Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett's number one standards hit 'Cheek To Cheek', but old Tony couldn't have expected to see much chart action without the pop princess.

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Top 10 Michael Buble Christmas Covers


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Since he started his annual holiday TV specials and released his best-selling 2011 album 'Christmas', Michael Buble has been an important part of everyone's festive season. His cover versions of classic Christmas standards are second to none, and his choice of guests to duet with are always exciting.

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Here are our top 10 favourite Michael Buble Christmas covers:

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Michael Buble's Son Noah Will Be Able To Spend Christmas With Family


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Michael Buble’s son Noah will be spending Christmas with his family after finishing first stage of his cancer treatment.

According to reports, Buble and his wife Luisana Lopilato will spend the holidays staying with relatives in Los Angeles, where three-year-old Noah is currently receiving treatment.

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6 Of Michael Bublé's Ultimate Covers


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Michael Bublé is the reigning King of Covers, and while he's probably best known for re-inventing Christmas hits, he's also a genius at classic pop standards. He's done everyone from Van Morrison to Brian Wilson, and now that he's released his latest covers collection 'Nobody but Me', we just can't get enough of him.

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Here are his top six cover songs:

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Michael Buble 'Will Not Sing Again Until Son Noah Is Well'


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Michael Buble will not sing again until his son Noah is well, according to his friend, music producer David Foster.

Speaking to Entertainment Tonight Canada, Foster gave an update on how Buble and wife Luisiana Lopilato are doing since the devastating news of Noah’s diagnosis.

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Michael Buble's Son Undergoing Chemotherapy, Given 90 Per Cent Chance Of Recovery


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Doctors have reportedly told Michael Buble and his wife Luisana Lopilato that their son Noah has a ninety per cent chance of surviving his cancer diagnosis.

Three year old Noah is currently being cared for in Los Angeles following his shocking diagnosis with liver cancer earlier this month. According to Buble’s sister-in-law, Daniela Lopilato, he is going to undergo four months of chemotherapy to fight the disease, and that her nephew is a “warrior”.

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Michael Bublé pictured arriving at the Radio 2 studio at BBC Portland Place, London, United Kingdom - Friday 28th October 2016

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Canadian singer Michael Bublé performing live on stage at the Apple Music Festival held at the Roundhouse in Camden Town - London, United Kingdom - Wednesday 28th September 2016

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Michael Buble's Nobody But Me album listening party held at Monkey Bar. in Berlin, Germany - Wednesday 31st August 2016

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Michael Bublé - American Museum of Natural History Gala - Arrivals - New York, New York, United States - Thursday 19th November 2015

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Michael Bublé, Luisana Lopilato , Noah Buble - Michael Buble chats on his mobile phone while out shopping with his wife Luisana and son Noah at The Grove in Hollywood - Hollywood, California, United States - Friday 4th September 2015

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Michael Buble

Date of birth

9th September, 1975

Occupation

Musician

Sex

Male

Height

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