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Keith Urban praises 'extraordinary wife' Nicole Kidman

Keith Urban and wife Nicole Kidman at the Oscars.
Keith Urban and wife Nicole Kidman at the Oscars. Bang Showbiz

KEITH Urban says Nicole Kidman is an "extraordinary wife".

The 'American Idol' judge - who has two daughters Sunday Rose, four, and Faith Margaret, two, - credits the actress for their ability to balance having successful careers with raising their children and praised her as an "amazing mother".

He said: "I have an extraordinary team around me because it really does take a village. I'm certainly not doing everything on my own.

"I just have tremendous thanks for all the help I have to make all of this happen. And I have an extraordinary wife in Nic who's an amazing mother. She just does a beautiful job of helping keep it all in balance."

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The Australian singer also opened up his love of singing with Nicole, but insisted they will never record a duet.

The Oscar winning actress sang throughout the movie 'Moulin Rouge' and also scored a UK number one single with Robbie Williams with their version of 'Something Stupid' in 2001.

He said: "I think the only one that you can find is on YouTube when we inducted sort of Simon Baker into the Good Day USA Hall of Fame.

"We put a little song together and we both sang that for him, but past that, no I think nothing professional. We just enjoy singing at home."

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