Sheryl Crow was a drum majorette – A drum majorette could have been a cool role for Sheryl Crow! Sheryl Crow had to start somewhere and small town country music filled town girl with a role as a drum majorette was where it all started for the rock star.
Sheryl Crow was a drum majorette
Sheryl Crow grew up a small town girl and with a steady diet of country music she never had aspirations of fame but when acts like Bob Dylan and and Joni Mitchell came along she knew she too wanted to be a great song writer.
Life took a lot of twists and turns and she ended up in LA and pretty much blagged her way onto a Michael Jackson tour and the small town girl found herself performing around the world.
But back in high school things we very different, I am sure she never saw herself where she ended up but she was involved in music.
Speaking to achievement.org here is what she said when quizzed on being a drum majorette.
Weren’t you also a drum majorette?
Sheryl Crow: I was, yes. It was fun. I was never really cut out to be a cheerleader. I just was always in music, but it was fun. It felt like a leadership role to me, but at the same time, it was just all about flamboyance and also being in front of a large musical entity, and I really loved that.
Do you think that served you well in your future?
Sheryl Crow: I guess, in a certain way, it did.
Are you a fan of Crow? Do you prefer her old stuff or are you a life long fan?
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