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Rock Stars


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All this while we thought rock stars are great musicians and hardly are we aware of the fact that they have an excellent educational background.

All this while we thought rock stars are great musicians and hardly are we aware of the fact that they have an excellent educational background.

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  • 1. Rock Stars with Extraordinary Brains Know Their Educational Secrets!!
  • 2. Stingworked as a bus conductor, construction laborer and even in tax office. He later completed his teacher’s training in Northern Counties College of Education. He has also produced some of the famous songs like ‘Roxanne’ and ‘Don’t Stand so Close to Me’.
  • 3. Tom Morello, A graduate in political science from Harvard University was later a guitarist for the famous music bands Rage against the Machine (RAM) and Audio Slave (AS).
  • 4. Garth Brooks, Graduated from Oklahoma State University on a track scholarship way back in 1984 with a degree in Journalism and also good at Javelin throw, later became America’s known country singer and lyricist
  • 5. Greg Gaffin, a double major in Anthropology and Geology at ULCA and also a Doctorate in Zoology from Cornell, became the most revered member of the music band Bad Religion.
  • 6. Lionel Richie, an economics graduate from Tuskegee, later became one of America’s most popular singer, composer and record producer and also an occasional actor whose had sold more than 50 million records.
  • 7. Sam Beam, after completing his Masters in Fine Arts from Florida State University, he became the professor for cinematography at University of Miami for a long time in the name of Professor Beam.
  • 8. With that bookish college boy look and black rimmed glasses, Rivers Cuomo completed his graduation at the age of 35 after several years of musical success.
  • 9. It was from Columbia State University that he got his Master’s degree both in history and math. Ark Garfunkel later went to become the member of Alpha Epsilon Pi.
  • 10. An elementary teacher at St. Louis and a graduate in Music Composition, Performance and Education, Sheryl Crow was later came to be known for her feel good music composition.