DOWN UNDER IN L.A.

Keith Urban, the reigning CMA Male Vocalist of the Year, will join fellow Australians Mel Gibson and Nicole Kidman for a rare honor in Los Angeles next month. All three will be recognized for their achievements during G'Day in LA: Australia Week, held from Jan. 15-23. Australian Consul Gen. John Olsen especially cited Keith for proving that an Australian lad can make it in the highly competitive field of American country music.

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