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Guy Sebastian

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Sebastian in 2014
Born
Guy Theodore Sebastian

(1981-10-26) 26 October 1981 (age 40)
Klang, Malaysia
Occupation Singer-songwriter, record producer
Home town Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Spouse(s)
Jules Egan (m. 2008)
Children 2
Musical career
Genres
Instruments Vocals, guitar, piano/keyboards, drums
Years active 2003–present
Labels Sony, The Cherry Party, RAL, RCA
Associated acts

Guy Theodore Sebastian AM (born 26 October 1981) is an Australian singer and songwriter. He was the winner of the first Australian Idol in 2003. He represented Australia at the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest, finishing in 5th place. Sebastian has released nine top ten albums, including two number ones. He has 22 top twenty singles, with 13 reaching the top ten, including six number ones. His first single "Angels Brought Me Here" was the highest selling song in Australia in the decade 2000 to 2009. "Battle Scars", featuring Lupe Fiasco, spent 20 weeks on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, peaking at number 71. The single has been certified 11× platinum.

Sebastian was also a judge on Australia's The X Factor in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015 and 2016. He was a coach for The Voice Australia in 2019.

Sebastian was born in Klang, Selangor, Malaysia. He moved to Australia as a child. He first lived in Melbourne, Victoria before moving to Adelaide, South Australia.

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