I’m a huge boxing fan as well as a lifetime fan of hip hop music and culture, so I think its clever whenever the two are combined. Music can help to motivate fighters and increase adrenaline, as well as unsettling opponents.
Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Oscar De La Hoya : 50 Cent – Straight To The Bank
50 Cent is said to have competed in the 1994 Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament.
Mike Tyson vs Lennox Lewis: DMX – What’s My Name
Prince Naseem vs Augie Sanchez: Black Rob – Like Whoa
Just wow at this entrance. Prince Naseem ringwalks were always extravagant. Starts at the 18 second mark.
Bernard Hopkins vs Kelly Pavlik: Freeway – Bread Butter
Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Emanuel Burton : Wu Tang – The Jump Off