Athletes Who Rock!
Stories of Sacrifice, Setbacks and Success in Sports, Music and Life
by Motez Bishara
This title was previously available on NetGalley and is now archived.
Pub Date 22 Feb 2022 | Archive Date 1 Feb 2022
Athletes Who Rock! shares the inspiring backstories of 15 individuals who have achieved the near-impossible: success in the ultra-competitive worlds of pro sports and music. Although their lives are a dream for many, few have understood what it really takes to thrive in both fields.
This collection of in-depth interviews provides insider accounts from the dual careers of these remarkable athlete-musicians. They have played sold out stadiums, written hit records, collected awards and DJed at the most prestigious nightclubs – all while excelling in the world’s biggest sporting competitions.
Their experiences are often eye-opening. For every tale of playing the Royal Albert Hall, hitting a World Series home run or winning an Olympic gold there is another that involves overcoming one of life’s big challenges. The hurdles they have crossed are hard to believe. Now their stories are ready to be told.