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10 Musicians Who Could Go Pro in Sports

Generally speaking, the lifestyle of a musician and that of a professional athlete are on opposite ends of the spectrum. By nature, the former is party heavy while the latter is more active and healthy. Every once in a while, though, as this list illustrates, the two ends meet in perfect harmony, blurring the line between them in the process.

The reality is that athletes want to be musicians and musicians want to be athletes. What it boils down to is who’s actually skilled enough to crossover successfully. If history has taught us anything, it’s that athletes have a tough time transitioning into the music biz — we see you, Shaq and Kobe — but what about musicians? Is their struggle parallel? We would like to make a case against it by presenting you with 10 musicians who we believe could go pro in sports.

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