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Inspired by the determination of the athletes he saw in that gym, Cappello swapped heroin for protein shakes, got clean, and got Carly Simon took the newly-buff Cappello out on tour until she was benched by acute stagefright, of all things.As Cappello was willing to look back at his legacy with good humor, we decided to hone in on his signature tune, “I Still Believe,” and ask him what believes in. When we asked “Do you believe you would win in a fight against Alice Cooper guitarist, “sexy axe man,” Kane Roberts?” Capello revealed that he and Roberts were good friends from school, and both had similarly used body-building to beat drug addictions.A sidelining heroin addiction led him unexpectedly to bodybuilding.
Capello relates an incident on his 25th birthday, visiting his parents and having his niece run from the room crying due to his poor, drug-addled condition.His first gig was playing piano behind Billy Crystal’s early stand-up comedy act, which he did for five years before picking up a road gig with Eric Carmen of The Raspberries.