Michael Steven Bublé (born 9 September 1975) is a Canadian singer, songwriter and occasional actor. He became a naturalized Italian citizen in 2005. He has won several awards, including four Grammy Awards and multiple Juno Awards.
His first album reached the top ten in Canada and the UK. He found a worldwide audience with his 2005 album It’s Time, and his 2007 album Call Me Irresponsible which reached number one on the Canadian Albums Chart, the UK Albums Chart, the U.S. Billboard 200 albums chart, the Australian ARIA Albums Chart and several European charts.
Bublé’s 2009 album Crazy Love debuted at number one on the U.S. Billboard 200 after three days of sales, and remained there for two weeks. It was also his fourth number one album on Billboard’s Top Jazz Albums chart. His 2011 holiday album, Christmas, was in first place on the Billboard 200 for the final four weeks of 2011 and the first week of 2012, totaling five weeks atop the chart, it also made the Top 5 in the United Kingdom. With this, Christmas became his third-consecutive number-one album on the chart. To Be Loved, released in April 2013, was preceded by the release of the lead single and original composition “It’s a Beautiful Day”. “Close Your Eyes” followed, and “After All” featuring Bryan Adams was performed by him as a UK exclusive and posted on YouTube in late September 2013.
Bublé released To Be Loved on 15 April 2013 (regional releases include 22 April in Canada and 23 April in the US). The lead single, “It’s a Beautiful Day”, was released on 25 February 2013. To Be Loved debuted at number-one on the Billboard 200, becoming the crooner’s fourth consecutive number-one album on the chart. Bublé featured in another ITV documentary titled Michael Bublé’s Day Off which aired on 30 June 2013. On 18 December 2013, Michael Bublé did his 3rd Annual Christmas Special with NBC. Special guests included Mariah Carey and Mary J. Blige.
Bublé confirmed in 2015 that he was working on a new album.