Josh Groban

Josh Groban

Pop Singer

Josh Groban was born on 27 February 1981 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is a music artist and actor, known for Troy (2004), The Polar Express (2004) and Beauty and the Beast (2017). BornFebruary 27, 1981. More at IMDbPro.

Full Name
Feb 27, 1981
5′ 11″
Net Worth


Josh Groban was born on February 27, 1981 in Los Angeles, California. His zodiac sign is Pisces and he is of Jewish and Norwegian descent. He was raised in a middle-class family by Jack and Lindy Groban. Jack was an executive in the entertainment industry and Lindy was a school teacher.

Josh started his music career at an early age when he began taking voice lessons at age ten with vocal coach Seth Riggs. In 1998, he graduated from high school and enrolled at Carnegie Mellon University to pursue a degree in musical theater. After one year, he decided to drop out to focus full time on his musical career.

In 2001, Josh released his debut album titled "Josh Groban". The album went on to sell over 5 million copies worldwide, making him an overnight success. Following this success, Josh went on to release several more albums including "Closer" (2003), "A Collection" (2006), and "Noel" (2007). These albums along with singles such as “You Raise Me Up” cemented him as a successful pop singer with a loyal fanbase around the world. 

Josh has also acted in television shows such as “Glee” and “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”, hosted Saturday Night Live, and performed alongside Andrea Bocelli at the 2006 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony. In 2018, Josh began hosting his own talk show titled “The Josh Groban Show” which aired for two seasons on PBS. 

Today, Josh continues to make music that resonates with fans all over the world while touring constantly to promote his work. He has released 8 studio albums that have sold millions of copies worldwide and earned him numerous awards including 4 Grammy Award nominations.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1981</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Josh Groban is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On February 27, 1981, Josh Groban was born in Los Angeles, California.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1998</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">1st Performance at the Hollywood Bowl</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">At age 17, Groban performed at the Hollywood Bowl with the Los Angeles Master Chorale.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2001</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Debut Album Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">The self-titled album "Josh Groban" was released and became a multi-platinum success.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2006</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Broadway Debut</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Groban made his Broadway debut in the musical “The Wedding Singer”.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2008</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Collaboration with Barbra Streisand</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Released the duet album “A Love Like Ours” with legendary singer Barbra Streisand.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Album "Stages" Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Groban released his seventh studio album titled “Stages.” The album consists of songs from musicals.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Album Bridges Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Groban released his eighth studio album titled “Bridges.” The album consists of classical, pop, and folk music.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's an Amazing Singer</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Josh Groban has an amazing voice that can captivate any audience. His diverse vocal range, combined with his ability to perform in multiple genres, makes him a great performer and one of the most successful singers of our time.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> His Music is Uplifting</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Josh Groban's music is uplifting and inspiring. His songs often have positive messages about life, love, and faith that can bring comfort and joy to people who are going through difficult times.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's a Great Humanitarian</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Josh Groban is also a great humanitarian. He supports numerous charities and has helped raise millions of dollars for various causes around the world. He frequently uses his fame and influence to spread awareness about important issues such as human rights, poverty, hunger, animal cruelty, and environmental protection.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> First Public Performance Was at Disneyland</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Josh Groban's first public performance was at the age of 17 when he sang with the chorus at Disneyland's Candlelight Processional.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Earned His GED</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Josh Groban earned his GED after leaving high school to pursue his singing career. He graduated with a 4.0 GPA.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Released 8 Studio Albums</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Josh Groban has released 8 studio albums, including his latest album titled "Bridges" which was released in 2018.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Performed with the Late Barbara Streisand</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2010, Josh Groban performed a duet with the late Barbara Streisand on her album "Love is the Answer", which won a Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Earned a Tony Nomination</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2015, Josh Groban earned a Tony nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical for his performance as Pierre in Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812.</p></div>


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