Country Newcomer Lenny Martelli Has A Story Of Perseverance Unlike Any Other

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We’ve been following country newcomer Lenny Martelli for some time now, and got a chance to talk to him a little bit about his backstory, and journey – it’s special.

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Here’s what he had to say…

In 2010, I was in an accident that left me paralyzed after breaking my neck, along with many more injuries and complications. I was told I would never walk again. But, after many months of physical therapy, and endless support and prayers, I started to do the impossible and regain my strength. I now walk with the help of a cane sometimes but otherwise am completely recovered and there’s still no medical explanation as to how it all happened; absolutely a miracle and I am forever grateful for that blessing.

Before the accident, I was a musician but also a Division 1 football recruit. I’m a big believer in that everything happens for a reason so I definitely came to understand that music is what I was meant to do given the circumstances of everything that had happened to me and the fact that I couldn’t play football anymore but could still play music.

So that brings me to now, about to start working on my debut EP and launch this fundraiser campaign.

For more details check out the video below – to donate, click here.

A beer bottle on a dock


A beer bottle on a dock