Monday, August 27, 2007

Keith Urban Hates Canadians

The Minot Daily News [ND]
27 August 2007

Urban legend still making rounds

By DAN FELDNER, Staff Writer

[...] Hougestol, a 71-year-old resident of Red Deer, Alberta, was more than a little upset when she received an e-mail from a friend Aug. 15 concerning country singer Keith Urban. The e-mail stated matter of factly that while Urban was playing at the North Dakota State Fair on July 21, 2006, he had asked all the Canadians in the audience to stand up and walk out before he would perform. The rumor claims that Urban was upset with Canada for not doing more to aid the United States in its military campaign in Iraq, and that he refused to play for Canadians as a result. [...]