Guy Sebastian

Guy Sebastian

 

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Guy Theodore Sebastian (born 26 October 1981) is an Australian singer-songwriter. He was the first winner of Australian Idol in 2003, and has been a judge on Australia's The X Factor.[3] He represented Australia at the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest, finishing in 5th place.[4]

Sebastian has released nine top ten albums, including two number ones. The first seven all gained either platinum or multi-platinum certification.[5][6] He has also achieved twenty one top twenty singles, with twelve reaching the top ten, including six number ones.[5] He is the only Australian male artist in Australian chart history to achieve six number one singles, and places third overall for all Australian acts.[7] Eight of his singles have been certified multi-platinum, including the 9× platinum "Battle Scars".[8][9][10][11] His debut single "Angels Brought Me Here" was the highest selling song in Australia last decade.[12] With 52 platinum and seven gold certifications and combined album and single sales of 3.9 million in Australia, he has the highest certifications and sales of any Australian Idol contestant.[6]

Sebastian has worked with a number of notable American musicians, including Brian McKnight, Robin Thicke, Steve Cropper, John Mayer, Jordin Sparks, Eve and Lupe Fiasco. "Battle Scars", a collaboration with Fiasco, spent 20 weeks on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, peaking at number 71 and achieved platinum certification.[13][14] "Battle Scars" also reached number two in Norway and New Zealand.[15] Sebastian has reached the top ten in New Zealand with an album and six singles, including two number ones, and gained six platinum and three gold certifications there.[16][17][18] In 2015 his Eurovision song charted in the top 50 in five European countries.[19][20][21]

During his career Sebastian has received 28 ARIA Award nominations, winning four including Best Pop Release and Best Live Act.[22][23][24][25][26] Other awards include the APRA Urban Work of the Year, the [V] Oz Artist of the Year, Urban Music Awards for Best Male Artist and Best R&B Album, and an International Songwriting Competition award for "Battle Scars". Sebastian has sung at many notable events, including performing for Pope Benedict XVI, Oprah Winfrey and Queen Elizabeth II.[27][28][29] He has a strong commitment to charity, he was previously an ambassador for World Vision Australia and the Australian Red Cross and has created his own foundation, The Sebastian Foundation, with his wife Jules.[30][31]

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Conscious
 
Conscious is the eighth studio album from Australian singer-songwriter Guy Sebastian.
Stay In Bed
Song
Stay In Bed is a song by musical artist Guy Sebastian, released on October 27, 2017.
Bloodstone
Song
Bloodstone is a song by musical artist Guy Sebastian, released on October 20, 2017.
Exclusive
Song
Exclusive is a song by musical artist Guy Sebastian, released on October 13, 2017.

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TV Shows10

Collaborators & Influencers24

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Personal & Professional Relationships2

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Exclusive: What Guy Sebastian really thinks of Beyonce
  –  December 29, 2017
Guy Sebastian has worked with many big name celebrities, but there's one who has left quite an impression on him in particular. Six years after working with Beyonce during filming of The X Factor Australia, 36-year-old Guy still recalls just how "perfect ...
Bose Professional ShowMatch™ Systems Increasingly Adopted by Rental Sound Company Owners Worldwide
  –  December 27, 2017
In Australia, FOH engineer Anatole Day recently mixed his show on a Bose ShowMatch system, in a ground-stacked configuration, with artist Guy Sebastian in concert at the Newcastle Civic Theater. “This was definitely the best-sounding show on the tour ...
Australian Charts: Eminem Revival Is The No 1 Album
  –  December 25, 2017
Guy Sebastian drops seven places to No.35 with his “Conscious” set. * There’s a nineteen place fall to No.40 for the Post Malone album “Stoney”. * Harry Styles’ self-titled debut album drops back down fourteen spots to No.44. * Khalid sees his ...
EXCLUSIVE: 'He's not building a house, he's building a fortress': Neigbours at war with superstar Guy Sebastian over dust, noise and damage to their wall during 'nightmare ...
  –  December 20, 2017
When Guy Sebastian bought a mansion in Sydney's eastern suburbs, his neighbours were thrilled at the prospect of living next to a celebrity. But a two-year demolition and construction nightmare has infuriated neighbours on the Maroubra street - one of whom ...
Why is Australia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2018 and how does the competition work?
  –  December 20, 2017
Soloist Guy Sebastian was welcomed with open arms, mainly because it was meant to be a one-off. However, when former Australian X Factor contestant Dami Im took part in 2016, a few eyebrows were raised. It appears our Aussie friends came up with yet ...
Monday 18 Dec
  –  December 18, 2017
Plus, a performance from Guy Sebastian. Spend An Extra Hour With Studio 10 Viewers will be able to enjoy even more of their favourite morning show when Studio 10 extends by one hour, to broadcast weekdays from 8.30am to noon, starting Monday 24 July.
Harvey Norman Gala Awards Dinner
  –  December 17, 2017
Andrew O’Keefe was the host of the evening, which incorporated a performance from performing arts dance school, Brent Street, jazz singer and multi-instrumentalist, Darren Percival, ventriloquist, Darren Carr and Australian singer-songwriter, Guy Sebastian.
Jessica Mauboy will represent Australia for the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest
  –  December 11, 2017
Since the country made its debut in 2015, the Australians have proved they can perform. Guy Sebastian flew the flag for Australia in 2015 with the song Tonight Again finishing fifth in the Grand Final. Dami Im represented the country in 2016 with Sound Of ...
Jessica Mauboy To Represent Australia At Eurovision 2018
  –  December 10, 2017
The Darwin-born artist follows in the footsteps of Isaiah Firebrace, Dami Im and Guy Sebastian, who all finished in the top ten when representing Australia in previous years. “Eurovision is a wonderfully joyous and unique event. It brings together over ...
Guy Sebastian reminiscing ups and downs in his life
  –  October 27, 2017
Winner of the first Australian Idol contest in 2003 Guy Sebastian performs at AirAsia X's 10th anniversary on the Gold Coast, Australia on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017. (JP/Irawaty Wardany) Indonesian audiences who devotedly follow Australian Idol may have not ...
Guy Sebastian Reveals He Was Dissed by Will Ferrell: The GOAT Show
  –  October 23, 2017
Guy Sebastian rolled through the Complex AU studios for an unforgettable episode of The GOAT Show; dropping jewels on wanting to marry R&B queen Brandy, being dissed by Michael Caton, farting in the Qantas lounge and, also, being dissed by Will Ferrell.
Guy Sebastian teams up with Hamish and Andy to prank radio executives
  –  October 20, 2017
THE RADIO duo wrote a song in 10 minutes and gave it to Guy Sebastian to see if he could convince a room full of radio executives it’s his next single. GUY Sebastian has teamed up with Hamish and Andy to hilariously prank some of the most powerful radio ...
Guy Sebastian’s new single Bloodstone inspired by a near break-up with wife Jules
  –  October 18, 2017
GUY Sebastian has told how a near break-up with wife Jules was the inspiration for his new single Bloodstone. Sebastian said the couple was on the brink many years ago but Jules’ common sense prevailed. “I remember trying to break up with Jules years ...
GUY SEBASTIAN - Keep Me Coming Back lyrics
  –  September 30, 2017
Welcome to Directlyrics. We feature thousands of lyrics, but unfortunately the Keep Me Coming Back lyrics by Guy Sebastian are not available yet. While we wait for the song to be released by Guy Sebastian - so we can add the lyrics to the site - check out ...

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