The multi-talented Michael Buble is a Canadian music star, songwriter, and producer notable for his top-grossing albums including It’s Time and Call Me Irresponsible. The musician has made a name for himself and is regarded as one of the top music artists in the Canadian entertainment industry. In addition to his music career, Michael is equally an actor and has starred in a good number of blockbuster movies including Totally Blonde, Da Kath & Kim Code, and The Snow Walker, to mention a few. Following his excellent performances, Michael has recorded several awards including Grammys and Juno awards in his name. Read on as we take you through his bio and everything you need to know about the Canadian star below.
Michael Buble Bio – Everything You Need To Know about the Musician
The singer was born as Michael Steven Buble on the 9th day of September 1975 in Burnaby City of British Columbia in Canada to Lewis Buble and Amber who are both Canadian natives. His father was a fisherman and Michael was raised along with his two younger sisters Brandee and Crystal Buble. Brandee is a writer and has authored several children’s books while Crystal has established herself as an actress. Along with his parents and siblings, Michael spent his childhood days in British Columbia. He completed his education at Seaforth Elementary School as well as Cariboo Hill High School.
While growing up, Michael wanted to be a hockey player but later gave it up so he could pursue a career in music. Starting his music career as a teenager, Michael adopted the stage name ‘Mickey Bubbles’. He performed at different shows and events including nightclubs in their neighborhood. The budding star participated and won a talent contest but was eventually disqualified for being a minor. After that, the singer asked the show organizer to be his talent manager. Working together, Bev Delich served as his manager for seven years. He helped Buble get spots on talent hunt shows, nightclubs, and other events.
The Canadian music star took his career to the next level when he launched his first independent studio album First Dance in 1996. At the same time, he equally made his film debut appearing in Death Game and a few episodes of the X-Files. Michael went on to star in other movies including Big Band Boom, Duets, Totally Blonde, Snow Walker, and Tour Stop 148, among others.
Before fame, Michael Buble released two other independent albums Babalu (2001) and Dream (2002). He came into the limelight in 2000 after meeting Michael McSweeney who was an aide to the former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney in one of his shows. Afterward, he was invited to perform at the Prime Minister’s daughter’s wedding. There he met the renowned record producer David Foster who later signed him to a record label called 143 Records.
Under the 143 Records, the talented musician released his first self titled album in 2003 and the album reached the top 10 in the Canadian music charts as well as the UK and South Africa. He followed it up with an EP Let It Snow in November 2003. The EP reached number 56 on the Billboard 200. The following year, Michael won the New Artist of the Year Award at the Juno Awards held in 2004. From there, his popularity continued to increase. He went on to launch seven more musical albums which turned out to be commercially successful.
Some of his albums include Call Me Irresponsible, Christmas, Crazy Love, and Nobody But Me, among others. Michael Buble has also appeared in so many TV shows including The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Australian Idol, The X Factor, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, and much more.
The multi-talented British celebrity has accumulated huge wealth for himself and is currently enjoying a lavish lifestyle. Michael Buble’s net worth is currently penned at $60 million. He made his wealth from his music career as well as his acting and producing career. In addition, the talented star has won 18 awards out of 48 nominations.
Michael Buble’s Wife and Son
The Canadian singer Michael Buble has got a beautiful family and is happily married to an Argentine actress cum model Luisana Lopilato. Luisana is famously known for her appearance on TV series such as Alma Pirata, Rebelde Way, and Chiquititas, among others. The pair started their relationship in late 2008 and they have done lots of collaborative works together. Notably, the duo co-wrote Michael’s hit single Haven’t Met You Yet.
After a few years of successful relationship, Michael and Luisana announced their engagement in November 2009. They walked down the aisle two years later in a wedding t ceremony that took place in Buenos Aires in March 2011. They are blessed with three children – two sons named Noah and Elias as well as a daughter named Vida Buble. His first son Noah was born in August 2013 and was diagnosed with liver cancer in 2016. As a result of the diagnoses, Michael opted out of his scheduled tours so he could be with his family. Since then, Noah has been undergoing chemotherapy and radiography to date. Meanwhile, their second son Elias was born in January 2016 while their only daughter Vida was born in July 2018. Michael and his wife Luisana have been enjoying a wonderful marital life and there is no sign of divorce between them.