- Name: Josh Groban
- Age: 36 years old
- Height: 5ft 10in (178 cm)
- Occupation: Singer
- Net Worth: US $30 Million
- Status: Alive
Josh Groban is a multi-platinum selling American singer, songwriter and record producer. His discography include Closer (2003), Awake (2006) and Noel (2007). He’s also an actor known for films like Coffee Town (2013), Muppets Most Wanted (2014) and Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011). Groban was born Joshua Winslow Groban on February 27, 1981 in Los Angeles, California. His mother, Lindy, is a school teacher, and his father, Jack, a businessman. He has a younger brother, Chris, who is four years younger but shares the same birthday. Groban attended Los Angeles County High School for the Arts (LACHSA) followed by Carnegie Mellon University. He dropped out of college his freshman year to pursue music.
Groban started out singing in the 7th grade. He also performed in school plays like ‘Fiddler on the Roof’. He majored in theater while studying at LACHSA. Groban was introduced to renowned producer, David Foster, in 1998 by his vocal coach. He was about 17 at the time. He performed in a number of Foster’s rehearsal including Governor Gray Davis’ 1999 inauguration. Groban was signed to Warner Bros. Records shortly after. He was featured on the track “For Always” for Steven Spielberg’s film, A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001).
Groban’s self-titled debut studio album was released in November 2001 by Warner Bros. Records. It featured the singles “You’re Still You” and “To Where You Are”. The album was certified 4x Platinum by the RIAA. His sophomore release, Closer (2003), peaked at #1 on the Billboard 200. It sold more than 6 million copies in the United States. Other Platinum-selling releases include Awake (2006), Noel (2007) and Illuminations (2010). His most recent project, Stages, was released in April 2015 to modest sales. Groban has sold more than 35 million albums as of 2017. He’s collaborated with artists like Brian McKnight and Faith Hill.
In addition to music, Groban is an actor and television host. His film credits include Crazy, Stupid Love (2011) with Steve Carell, and Muppets Most Wanted (2014) with Ricky Gervais. He’s done voice roles for shows like American Dad! and Robot Chicken. Groban co-hosted 15 episodes of Live with Regis and Kelly (2011-14). He hosted the ABC reality singing competition, Rising Star (2014). He’s made guest appearances on shows like Glee, Comedy Bang! Bang!, and The Office. Groban made his Broadway debut in 2016 in the musical, Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812. He picked up a Tony Award nomination for his role as “Pierre”.
Josh Groban is about 5ft 10in tall and he’s of Norwegian, Jewish, English and German descent. He has an estimated net worth of $30 million. His gated Malibu retreat was sold for a reported $3.75 million in 2016. Groban formed the non-profit organization, Find Your Light Foundation, in 2011. The program supports children through artistic, educational and cultural awareness.
Groban has dated actresses January Jones, April Bowlby and Kat Dennings. He was also romantically linked to pop singer Katy Perry back in 2009.
Josh Groban Age, Birthday, Wiki
- Birth Name: Joshua Winslow Groban
- Birthday: February 27, 1981
- How Old : Age: 36 years old
- Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Pisces
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 10in (178 cm)
- Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Music Producer, Actor
- Years Active: 1997-present
- Net Worth 2017: US $30 Million
- Death-O-Meter: Alive
- Official Site: joshgroban.com