Arthur Johnson http://news.stlpublicradio.org en From Champion Boxer To Gospel Music: East St. Louis Native Arthur Johnson Has Varied Career http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/champion-boxer-gospel-music-east-st-louis-native-arthur-johnson-has-varied-career <p>East St. Louis native Arthur Anthony Johnson’s varied career has taken him from world champion boxer to contemporary gospel music artist.</p><p>Johnson’s remarkable story as an amateur boxer who competed for the United States in the 1988 Olympics and retired in his early twenties before mounting an incredible comeback as a professional boxer who would win three world titles is detailed in a documentary called “Greatest Comeback.”&nbsp; His story is also presented in a new album of the same name.</p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 22:08:20 +0000 Alex Heuer & Mary Edwards 28196 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org From Champion Boxer To Gospel Music: East St. Louis Native Arthur Johnson Has Varied Career