From the field to the stage athletes who became musicians

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Bob Marley: - The Reggae King could have been a great soccer player. His children have said that the two things he loved most in life were music and soccer.

Bernie Williams: - The jazz guitar player has released some records, but before he ventured into the music industry.

Julio Iglesias: - Did you know that the popular Spanish singer was a goalkeeper for Real Madrid's reserve team from 1958 to 1962.

Bruce Dickinson: - Iron Maiden front man Bruce Dickinson is the ultimate Renaissance man. Singer, songwriter, historian, pilot.

Steve Harris: - Iron Maiden's drummer Steve Harris also came close to a totally different career path! He was a skilled soccer player.

Rod Stewart: - Rod Stewart had a soccer career in the 1960s. The rock star even tried out for Brentford F.C.

Diogo Nogueira: - The famous Brazilian singer once played professional soccer for Brazilian club Esporte Clube Cruzeiro.

Shaquille O'Neal: - The famous basketball player released four rap records in the '90s. His debut album 'Shaq Diesel' went platinum in the US. 

John McEnroe: - The former tennis player is a lover of rock music and plays guitar in his own band.

Oscar de la Hoya: - The former boxing star ventured into a Latin pop music career in the 2000s, singing both in Spanish and English.

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