David Bickler is a singer and songwriter. He is most well known for his career as the lead vocalist of the rock band Survivor. His song, “Eye of the Tiger,” has received numerous awards, including an Academy Award and a Grammy Award. One of his albums, Rise Up, was recently released. Currently, he lives in Chappaqua, New York. In addition to his musical career, he has also made a name for himself in the advertising industry.
When he first started out in the music industry, he played guitar for a new wave band called The Rubicon. After that, he went on to play in a number of different ensembles in the Chicago area. Before he was twenty, he joined the band Survivor. With the band’s first four albums, he was the lead singer.
Survivor’s success led to him being asked by Sylvester Stallone to write the Rocky III theme song. That request turned into a number one hit. It was nominated for an Academy Award and won a Grammy award for Best Rock Performance.
When he left Survivor in 1983, Dave Bickler became the voice of Bud Light commercials. During this time, he also performed on a series of TV commercials for the Bud Light “Real Men of Genius” campaign. During this period, he developed polyps on his vocal cords, which required surgery. This required him to take a year off from touring, but he eventually resumed his work in the music industry.
David Bickler was born on March 31, 1953 in North Dakota, United States. He is six feet and eight inches tall. Currently, he has a net worth of three million dollars. He is single. Not much is known about his political or ethnic views. Currently, he has an official account on social networking sites.
Survivor was formed in the 1970s, and the band was composed of Dave Bickler, Frankie Sullivan, Jim Peterik, and Jeremy “Freddy” Phelps. Although Survivor was not the first rock band to release albums, the band’s popularity led to it becoming the most successful rock group of the 1990s. However, Dave Bickler was unhappy with the lack of pay for the band’s multi-platinum success. A few years later, he left the band, but came back in 1993.
Bickler has been involved in several charity events, and has praised the work of the Flood Sisters. According to his bio, the Flood Sisters “work tirelessly to aid those in need.” As for his personal life, Bickler has a son, Luke. Though he has not been married yet, he has not publicly disclosed his marital status.
As a musician, Dave Bickler has recorded several solo albums, which he has toured with on occasion. He has released several videos. He has a Facebook page and official website. Some of his other notable performances include his appearance on “The Late Show with David Letterman,” where he sang Beatles classics. Besides his music, Bickler also has a reputation for wearing a trademark beret. Among his other hobbies, he enjoys visiting local pizza joints, such as Old Stone Trattoria in Chappaqua, New York.