He is the multiplatinum-selling pop singer mostly known for his outstanding performance at the closing of the 2002 Winter Olympics. He was a student of musical theatre at the Carnegie Mellon University but he left after four months as he had received a singing contract with Warner Bros. His father is not just a businessman but is also an accomplished pianist and like they say, the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.
Date of Birth: February 27, 1981
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Groban at an early age was inspired by music but he never got to really take it seriously until he was in the seventh grade when he auditioned for a school event. His teachers had been impressed with his voice and allowed him to perform a solo at the event but he did not become popular in school because the kids at the time loved to listen to rap.
The To Where You Are singer studied acting initially but came back to his first love – music – and ultimately decided to pursue a career in singing. Although Joshua Winslow Groban is mostly known for his romantic ballads, he is an occasional actor who also likes to perform opera and classical songs in Italian, Spanish and French. Keep scrolling as we bring you all there is to know about the lovely Groban family and Josh’s love life.
Jack Groban (father)
Date of Birth: August 20
Zodiac sing: Leo
He is a businessman who owned his own executive recruiting company. He is also an ardent supporter of the conservation and stewardship work of the San Juan Preservation Trust. Jack and his wife were captivated by the San Juan Islands and in a few months, closed in on one of its houses and since 2004, have spent the majority of each year on the Island. They are obviously lovers of nature and have also imbibed same love in their sons as the two Groban sons also own property on the Orcas Islands.
Melinda “Lindy” Groban (mother)
She was a teacher, artist, interior designer and is also the lovely mother to the two Groban boys. After seeing how interested Josh was in music while he was growing up, Lindy and her husband Jack encouraged him to listen to a variety of musical styles and this singular advice that he took to reflects in his style of music till date. The Groban family has been a closely-knit one and till date, all four humans share an amazing bond.
Chris Groban (younger brother from same parents)
Date of Birth: February 27, 1985
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Chris is not just the brother of the famed singer but he was born exactly four years after the Tony Award nominee. He is also in the entertainment industry like his brother but has majorly functioned in several filmmaking roles including serving as a director, cinematographer and producers for a number of documentaries and short films.
Josh Groban is not married and doesn’t have kids yet.
The Prayer singer is not married and is yet to become a father but he has been in a number of relationships with Hollywood females. Josh dated January Jones of Mad Men (2007 – 2015) for two and a half years and according to him, he was madly in love with her yet he kept their relationship somewhat low-key. After Jones, Josh was in on and off-again relationships with a few ladies including the famed Katy Perry till he began dating Kat Dennings of Two Broke Girls (2011 – 2017) in 2014 but this also ended after another two years.