Related Information for Jim Peterik Jim Peterik (born November 11, 1950 Berwyn, Illinois) is an American musician and songwriter. Jim is best known as one of the members in the band,Survivor and as vocalist and songwriter of the hit song "Vehicle" by The Ides of March. He also co-wrote the anthem "Eye of the Tiger," which is the theme from the motion picture Rocky III.Peterik formed his most successful band, Survivor, in 1978.In the early years of Survivor, Peterik continued to co-write hits for other ar.. read more