Sheryl Crow would by no means push her youngsters into showbusiness.
The 60-year-old nation music star – who has offered greater than 50 million albums since starting her profession within the early Nineties – is mom to adopted sons Wyatt, 15, and 12-year-old Levi and admitted that though her eldest has an “ear” for music, she is “completely happy” for her youngest to observe his goals of changing into a marine biologist.
She mentioned: “I do not know that both of them actually needs to try this, however they’re each musical, and I am a type of obnoxious mother and father who’s like, ‘You must take piano. Don’t argue with me about it,’ However my 15-year-old, he is received a fantastic ear and might play rather well. I believe he’ll all the time tinker, however he needs to be a marine biologist, so I do not know easy methods to compete with that as a result of it is such an— I do not even know what they do. So I am completely happy for him to go save the reefs. That is what he needs to do.”
The ‘If It Makes You Glad’ hitmaker added that her youngsters have even developed an curiosity in “outdated music” in the identical method she did so she feels as if she is doing the “proper factor” by introducing them to the classics.
She advised PEOPLE: “They’re similar to, ‘Mother, what is that this outdated music?’ However they go round buzzing it and singing it. My 15-year-old is all the time like, ‘I received sunshine…’ So, I really feel like I am doing the proper factor. I grew up with it and my 15-year-old is a superb bass participant, and he is studying James Jamerson similar to I did.”