Phil Burton OAM

Phil Burton is one of Australia’s most adored and respected entertainers. The multi-talented singer, arranger, musical director and live performer has performed for over three decades in the entertainment industry internationally.

Phil is one of the co-founders and members of Human Nature - one of the finest pop-vocal groups in the world. The group’s distinctive harmonies, catchy tunes and stellar live shows have won fans all over the globe cementing them as one of Australia’s finest exports. Human Nature’s illustrious career has seen them release 13 studio albums, 4 of which went to number 1 in Australia, 27 platinum awards, 19 top 40 singles and five top 10 worldwide hits, with
album sales in excess of 2.5 million in Australia alone.

They were honoured in 2019 with induction into the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) Hall Of Fame, and in the same year were each awarded a medal of the Order of Australia for services to charity, entertainment and the arts. Phil has recently returned home to Australia following an 11-year headline act residency at the Imperial Palace and Venetian Hotel Casinos in Las Vegas. Performing over 2500 shows during that time has meant that Phil is at the very top of his game when it comes to presentation, comfort and confidence in front of an audience
or camera.

Phil has always had an avid keenness to understand all facets of the media industry. He has a strong passion for the arts, is a huge fan of Australian sport, and has dabbled in musical theatre, public speaking and television & radio hosting.

Phil has spent 31 years in Human Nature developing and sharing his world renowned creativity in musical direction, arranging and performance skills, and the development of young talent has been a big part of Phil’s career - hosting and participating in numerous youth based performing arts development projects across the globe, along with many other community based foundations and charities. Helping people not just from an entertainment perspective but from all walks of life has been a lifelong passion.

Phil has been interviewed and performed on some of the highest rating shows around the globe from Oprah, The Today Show (Aus & US), The Project, Dancing With The Stars (Aus & US), The Block, Sunrise, The Chew, 60 Minutes, A Current Affair, and the Sydney 2000 Olympics.
Phil has an infectious charm and endearing sense of humour that sit comfortably alongside his professional composure, warm relatability and easy manner which captures and engages fans from all over the world.