Golf Digest publishes a list of its Top 100 Golfers in Music every year. It covers a wide genre of musical tastes, but the common denominator they all share is their love for the game.Here are a few …
Golf Digest publishes a list of its Top 100 Golfers in Music every year. It covers a wide genre of musical tastes, but the common denominator they all share is their love for the game.
Here are a few of our favorite musicians.
Here’s this year’s “Top Ten Picks” along with a few favorites.
10. Tom Politzer 3.5 handicap, saxophone player for Tower of Power.
9. Jake Owen 3.4 handicap, Award winning country singer
8. Charles Kelley 3.2 handicap, Lady Antebellum singer/songwriter
T-6. Kip Moore 3 handicap, Country singer, and former Valdosta State golfer.
T-6 Griffin House 3 handicap, Tennessee based singer.
5. Kenny G 2 handicap, Jazz saxophonist.
4. Adrian Young 1.8 handicap, No Doubt drummer.
3. Will Pugh 0.8 handicap, Lead singer Cartel.
2. Colt Ford 0 handicap, Country singer who played on the Nationwide Tour.
1. Vince Gill 0.3 handicap, Country legend has been a scratch player since high school.
A few other recognizable musicians made the list, they include:
11. Justin Timberlake 4.2 handicap, Singer, Movie Star, and dancer.
13. Alice Cooper 5.5 handicap, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer
19. Darius Rucker 6.7 handicap, Hootie and the Blowfish leadman.
20. Huey Lewis 7 handicap, Huey Lewis and the News front man.
T-41 Smokey Robinson 12 handicap, Legendary Motown singer, songwriter.
T-60 Don Felder 15 handicap, Eagles guitarist
T-60 Adam Levine 15 handicap, Maroon 5 front man.
T-60 Justin Bieber 15 handicap
T-71 Johnny Mathis 15.6 handicap, Legendary Crooner.
T-78 Kid Rock 18 handicap, Singer
T-87 Willie Nelson 20 handicap, Country Legend, singer songwriter, guitar player.
Is your favorite on the list? The results beg the question, “Are these golfers that play music, or musicians that chase the little white ball in their spare time?”