Josh Groban promises fun at his concert

American singer Josh Groban got noticed when he stood in for classical star Andrea Bocelli and sang with Celine Dion at the 1999 Grammy Awards rehearsals.
American singer Josh Groban got noticed when he stood in for classical star Andrea Bocelli and sang with Celine Dion at the 1999 Grammy Awards rehearsals.PHOTO: BRIAN BOWEN SMITH

American singer Josh Groban made his name through classical crossover hits such as 2003's You Raise Me Up and 2006's You Are Loved (Don't Give Up).

But if you think his upcoming first show in Singapore at The Star Theatre on Feb 25 will be a staid and sombre affair, the singer with the distinctive tenor and baritone voice is eager to prove you wrong.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 28, 2019, with the headline 'Josh Groban promises fun at his concert'. Print Edition | Subscribe