Christian Guardino praises Michael Bublé as ‘such a genuine hearted person’ after sharing full circle moment with him
Since he had the chance to live his dream and play with Michel Buble on the american idol arrange, Christian Guardian says he and the “Feeling Good” singer have formed a supportive friendship and have even kept in touch.
“He’s a really great person, he really is,” Guardino said. musical chaos.
On May 8, the Idol The contestant saw a video of Bublé inviting him to sing a duet together. This call aired on the show after Guardino finished singing a cover of Justin Bieber’s song, “Lonely.” Although he did not enter the top 5 on Idol, Guardino was more than eager to return to the show and play with Bublé for the final.
They shared the stage on the last night of season 20 for a performance of “Smile”, a track co-written by Charlie Chaplin, Geoffrey Parsons and John Turner which appears on Bublé’s eleventh studio album. Upper. The song, which also appears on Bublé’s 2005 live album, Caught in flagrante delictowas first recorded by Nat King Cole in 1954 and is based on an instrumental theme used in the soundtrack to Charlie Chaplin’s 1936 film, Modern times.
By talking with musical chaos, Guardino emphasized how “cool” and “authentic” Bublé was during their interactions on and off camera. That performance and the kindness he received from Bublé was something Guardino will never forget.
“He’s one of the most genuine people I could have met on this whole trip. It was so cool to be able to sing with him. God, honestly, I’m still dealing with all that right now. I don’t think I got it into my head that I shared a scene with Michael Buble.
Guardino revealed that the two artists had exchanged numbers and stayed in touch since the show ended. They continue to motivate themselves to be the best versions of themselves.
“We talk and I text him and he texts me and he’s such a sincere person. I couldn’t even believe half the things he was saying about me and complimenting me. say, ‘man, do you understand your Michael Bublé and you’re saying that about me? Like, do you understand that’s crazy?'”
Bublé has been a fixture in Guardino’s musical catalog since childhood and his admiration for his duet partner has only grown since then.
“I was so excited,” he said. “I mean, I’ve been listening to Michael Bublé since fifth grade, ever since he dropped ‘I haven’t met you yet.’ I’ve been a fan of the guy ever since. He had this cool crooner style, but there’s something different about his voice. He had this clarity in his voice that he just projects. He’s amazing, so playing with him was… honestly, I couldn’t begin to understand it. It was just a dream come true.”
— Michael Buble (@MichaelBuble) May 10, 2022
The video invitation that appeared on the Idol The scene wasn’t the first time Guardino had heard of Bublé. While on the Disney tour, the 21-year-old singer from Long Island received an unexpected surprise after giving professional dancer Derek Hough a taste of his upcoming performance.
“Derek, that day he called Michael and was like, ‘Yo, he needs to hear this.’ I was like, ‘what? Who are you calling right now? What’s going on? It was when we were shooting one of the packages before I did my “Circle of Life” performance and he called Michael Bublé I just remember freaking out, I couldn’t contain myself, I was really amazed, but it was so exciting.
“TIt wasn’t even supposed to happen,” he added.
The advice that the young artist received from the experienced Mr. Bublé encouraged him to pursue his musical career in the direction he wants.
“He told me to always be comfortable and play the way you are comfortable,” he shared. “Don’t let anyone tell you how comfortable to play, tell them how comfortable you are to play and how comfortable you are in in-ear and bandaging levels and all that sort of thing.”
Guardino has new music on the horizon as well as his first headlining show, which will take place November 4 in his hometown of Patchogue, New York.
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