Sportsong of the Week #26
"Hit em high (The Monstars Anthem)" B-Real, Coolio, Method Man, LL Cool J And Busta Rhymes 1996 - 1997 Space Jam Soundtrack Atlantic Records This song and music video combines two of my favourite things in life: the movie Space Jam and hip hop music. It's the movie I probably watched the most in my life and the music I still listen to everyday. Sportsong of the Week #26: 'Hit em high (The Monstars Anthem)' performed by B-Real, Coolio, Method Man, LL Cool J and Busta Rhymes.
Sportsong of the Week #25
"Possessed to Skate" Suicidal Tendencies 1987 (Louiche/Mike Muir) Sportsong of the Week #25 is 'Possessed to Skate' by American crossover thrash band Suicidal Tendencies. It tells the story of an all American boy who got in to skating and became possessed with it and as a result an outcast of society. A story that happened regularly in the '80s before it being seen as the legimitate sport it is now. Suicidal Tendencies is an American crossover thrash band founded in 1981 in L
Basketball Art @ Apollo
Apollo Amsterdam, the pro basketball team in my hometown, had a makeover during the off season. They have started the new season fresh! New logo, new colors, new fan gear, new energy! It's an attempt to solidify the future of the club, which has been shaky not that long ago, and get the city more involved with basketball in general and their very own pro team. Because we love our sports, we are tall, so let's go basketball! What Art Loves Sport especially likes is that in the
Sportsong of the Week #24
"Joltin' Joe DiMaggio" Les Brown & His Orch. (vocal: Betty Bonney) 1942 (Ben Homer / Alan Courtney) This is not the first baseball sport song posted here and probably not the last either. Because they love(d) making songs about the biggest stars in their prime and time! Sportsong of the Week #24 is about one of the best known baseball players ever. It's Joltin' Joe DiMaggio recorded by Les Brown & His Orchestra with vocals by Betty Bonney. Joseph Paul "Joe" DiMaggio (November
Six new featured artist V!
At the least Art Loves Sport tries to add six new artists per month. It's been a little longer this time, but today six brand new artist get their very own feature! Hall of Fame sculptor Blair Buswell, living legend Craig Stecyk III, illustrator hallyink, unknown identity streetartists Kamp Seedorf, Paintin' Manning (best artistname ever) and Italian illustrator Riccardo Guasco. Be sure to check them out and as always, get inspired and happy! Blair Buswell C.R. Stecyk III Kam
MJ Sculpture in Tokyo
The Work of Michael Murphy created this amazing 3D sculpture of Michael Jordan for Nike in Tokyo. Nice collaboration between sport and art I would say! #MJMondays
Sportsong of the Week #23
"Song for Sonny Liston" Mark Knopfler 2004 (Live performance in 2009) Written by Mark Knopfler Sportsong of the Week #23 is about one of the biggest enigmas in boxing ever: Sonny Liston. Mark Knopfler, former leading man of the Dire Straits, sings about Sonny's life and troubles in Song for Sonny Liston. Truly emotional and goosebump creating music! Charles "Sonny" Liston was the man to beat in boxing, until an lesser known boxer named Muhammed Ali, came on the scene. Liston