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
 
"Bloodstone" is a song by Australian recording artist Guy Sebastian.
Exclusive
Song
Exclusive is a song by musical artist Guy Sebastian, released on October 13, 2017.

Photos - Guy Sebastian415

Popular Albums22

Album Appearances & References16

Popular Songs40

Popular Live Albums1

Song Appearances & References12

Musical Groups2

Minor Film Appearances & References3

TV Shows10

Collaborators & Influencers24

Other Music-Related Relationships12

Personal & Professional Relationships2

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships3

Awards & Nominations25

Events3

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Spotify - Albums & Singles78

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On14

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles9

Merrigong hopes Guy Sebastian will draw other big names to Wollongong Town Hall
  –  April 10, 2018
Merrigong Theatre Company is hoping Guy Sebastian’s upcoming concert at Wollongong Town Hall will be a drawcard for other national and international artists to book the venue. The hall is undergoing some upgrades in sound, lighting, staging and seating ...
Australia: Guy Sebastian talks about his Then & Now 2018 Tour
  –  April 6, 2018
Australian superstar and the country’s Eurovision debutant in 2015 Guy Sebastian is all set for his Then & Now 2018 Tour. Releasing his latest album Conscious in 2017, yet again including several hit singles, Australian artist Guy Sebastian will be ...
Guy Sebastian returns to Border with Then And Now Tour, June 22
  –  April 5, 2018
Guy Sebastian, one of Australia’s most popular and successful male artists, will bring a blockbuster Then And Now regional tour to the Border in June. Fans will also be treated to a sneak peek of his highly anticipated new material, set to be released ...
‘I’ve turned down some things that were career suicide’: Guy Sebastian reveals why he values performance over profit... as he announces a national tour
  –  April 1, 2018
He's the talented singer whose career has been going from strength to strength since he found fame on Australian Idol. And Guy Sebastian has revealed the secret behind his successful tenure in the limelight, admitting that he had to forgo high-paying ...
Guy Sebastian “I’ve turned down things that were career suicide.”
  –  March 31, 2018
GUY Sebastian is going on the road again. This is going to please his fans but potentially worry his bank manager. Not because it’s a tour around mainly regional areas. Rather because Sebastian takes an all or nothing approach to touring. He doesn’t do ...
Guy Sebastian bringing regional tour to Townsville
  –  March 28, 2018
POP superstar Guy Sebastian is set to bring his band to regional North Queensland for his Then & Now tour. In his first tour for over two years, Sebastian (left) will perform a massive set featuring hit after hit in Townsville this July. Fans will also be ...
Guy Sebastian Announces Australian Regional Tour
  –  March 28, 2018
For the first time in two and a half years, Guy Sebastian is set to take his band on the road for a regional tour of Australia. The Then & Now run will kick off in June, with shows confirmed in Wollongong, Wagga Wagga, Griffith, Frankston, Geelong ...
Guy Sebastian Announces Huge 2018 ‘Then & Now’ Tour
  –  March 27, 2018
Guy Sebastian has announced a mammoth 2018 tour in support of his latest album Conscious, which will see the former Australian Idol winner take his band on the road for a string of (mostly regional) shows between June and July. The singer-songwriter will ...
Guy Sebastian to kick off 'Then & Now' regional tour in Wollongong
  –  March 27, 2018
Chart-topping musician and part-time Gerroa resident Guy Sebastian will kick off his upcoming regional tour in Wollongong. Sebastian will be taking his band on the road for a hit-laden ‘Then & Now’ regional tour. The tour will include a show at ...

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