Aria Award winner and multi platinum artist Anthony Callea, is undoubtedly one of Australia’s finest vocalists and performers on stage and screen.
His debut single The Prayer became Australia’s fastest and highest selling single of all time with sales in excess of 4 x platinum and was at the top of the charts for an amazing 5 weeks. A multi-platinum number 1 single and album quickly followed with two top 10 hits, a Gold record, and two top 20 singles and a Live Concert DVD that debuted at No 3 on the Aria DVD Charts and went Platinum then becoming a television music special broadcast for Foxtel. Anthony’s string of awards include an Aria along with 3 further Aria nominations, Channel V Artist of the Year, Pop Republic Artist of the Year, MTV Viewers’ Choice Award, Variety’s Young Entertainer of the Year, MO Award, Dolly Teen Choice Award and a Gospel Music Award.
Along with headlining his own national tours, Anthony has toured with Celine Dion, Diana Ross, Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Westlife and was hand picked to perform for Luciano Pavarotti, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Frederik and Princess Mary of Denmark. He also starred in musical productions such as Wicked, Dead Man Walking, Rent and enjoyed the rave reviews of role as Johnny Casino in the 2013/14 production of Grease The Musical.
He has toured and performed with Tina Arena and the Symphony Orchestras nationally, and performed by invitation at the Prime Ministers Olympian Dinner. Anthony has taken his dynamic vocals and energetic performance style to Los Angeles and Las Vegas where he performed to packed houses in West Hollywood and the famous Planet Hollywood on the Vegas strip.
Anthony’s engaging television presence shone through his roles as mentor on Foxtel’s Ultimate School Musical, 2 series of Channel 7’s It Takes Two and countless performances on shows such as Sunrise, The Morning Show and Ten Late News. He has over 10 consecutive years performed on Channel 9’s Carols By Candlelight, and his cheeky side has been seen on Channel 10’s Can Of Worms, The Project and Channel 7’s Slide Show.
Most recently Anthony took to stage with ‘Ladies and Gentlemen, the Songs of George Michael’ also releasing an ARIA Number 1 Live Concert DVD of the same name. This became a special on Foxtel’s STUDIO Channel along with ‘Anthony Callea presents Music Legends’.