Robby Johnson and Keith Urban duet

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    Robby Johnson has been invited to participate, the time of a song, to Montreal and Quebec city, touring the Ripcord of the star of the country Keith Urban. Johnson will perform at the Centre Videotron for the first time this evening.

    Sandra Godin

    Sunday, 13 August, 2017 00:00

    Sunday, 13 August, 2017 00:18

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    A few weeks ago, Robby Johnson has received an email from the team of Keith Urban. The star of the country invited him to sing the song You Gonna fly with him, the one of his choice, at the Bell Centre and Centre Videotron, on the occasion of his tour Ripcord. The Quebecers don’t pray to say yes.

    It is, therefore, mounted on the stage yesterday, at the Bell Centre, in front of thousands of spectators, to interpret a song with him at the end of the concert. Keith Urban wanted to keep the surprise for the audience, this is why Robby Johnson had to keep the secret for the big day.

    “This is a defining moment in my career so far “, explained Robby Johnson a few days before going on stage, aware of her immense privilege.

    It treads this evening the Centre Videotron for the first time.

    “It is a good nervousness, he added. Do the first part of the summer Festival, it is something, but to be built-in to his show, it is incredible. Get Me a place implies that it changes things. It is a good 45 minutes more to the test of his. “

    Robby Johnson was even more surprised that Urban left him the choice of the song.

    “He really wanted it to come to me, and that it is tripe together. “

    At the time of the interview, he had not yet made his choice between Somebody Like You, and You Gonna Fly.

    To listen to the public

    Installed in Nashville, Robby Johnson met Keith Urban a few times. He played in the first part of his show at the summer Festival in 2015.

    “I saw the 50th Country Music Awards. During a break, he recognized me immediately and he came to talk to me. He told me that I had done a good job on the Plains and that he was glad. “

    According to Johnson, Keith Urban love Quebec, even if it is little product here. He begins to conquer our market.

    At the summer Festival, he had taken the trouble to inform itself of which shook the people of the capital : the singer was, therefore, appeared to his recall with a sweater Nordic on the back.

    Invite a quebec artist on the stage is another nice attention.

    “I think it is like that of nature. This is a really good guy. It does not surprise me his hand, a gesture like that. “

    After you have launched the album, country-pop Ripcord in may 2016, Keith Urban began a world tour.

    It has won four awards at the last Country Music Awards, including the songs Blue Ain’t Your Color, and The Fighter.

    Keith Urban will be performing tonight at the Centre Videotron as of 19: 30. The group James Barker Band will hold the first part.

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