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Sure They Can Walk the Runway, but Can They Carry a Tune? The Best & Worst Model Musicians


Models are great at a lot of things: walking, for instance. Standing very still for long periods of time. Finding their light. Finding coke in the middle of the night when seemingly no one is around. And then there are some models who are actually great at other things, like music. But for some, the spirit is willing but the talent is lacking. These 10 professional stunners have all taken a stab at the music industry, but even the best of ‘em can fall flat on their face…or ass.

Sure They Can Walk the Runway, but Can They Carry a Tune? The Best & Worst Model Musicians

Abbey Lee Kershaw – member of Our Mountain

Kershaw plays tambourine in Our Mountain and allegedly also contributes keys and vocals. The band released theirdebut single “Wooden Hearts” in 2011 and appeared in Pierre Balmain‘s spring 2012 fashion film directed by Inez and Vinoodh.


Written by Lester Brathwaite

I was center square from 1969 to 1978, during which I perfected the art of the zing as well as a crippling cocaine addiction. Bea Arthur was responsible for both. @LesFabian lester dot brathwaite at gmail