Keith Urban Rushing Home From Grammy Awards To Be With Flu-Stricken Nicole Kidman

Keith Urban attended the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards, but someone was noticeably missing from his side: his wife, Nicole Kidman….


Lauren Jo Black

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January 26, 2020


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Keith Urban attended the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards, but someone was noticeably missing from his side: his wife, Nicole Kidman.

While speaking with People on the red carpet before “Music’s Biggest Night,” Urban revealed that the actress was sick at home.

“My wife is home with the flu,” Urban shared. “A lot of that going around.”

While he assured the publication she is “in good hands” at home with their daughters, Faith, 9, and Sunday, 11, he revealed that he would be heading home to be by her side immediately after appearing on the Grammy telecast.

“She’s home with our girls tonight and I’m heading home ASAP,” he said.

Urban appeared at the Grammys to present the award for Best Pop Solo Performance alongside Cynthia Erivo.

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Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for and her work being featured on She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.