The legendary Bob Marley once uttered, “One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.”
However, if the following collection of tracks is anything to go by, some of MMA’s best have certainly tried to make an impact.
Each year, Fighters Only’s World MMA Awards have featured musical interludes featuring spoof pop videos starring some of the biggest stars of the sport as they poke fun at themselves for their peers’ entertainment during the annual black-tie get-together in Las Vegas.
The songs are all the brainchild of MMA-loving stand-up comedian Adam Hunter, who also has his own comedy special coming soon to UFC Fight Pass.
Here’s a sneak peek…
The best comedian in MMA, @AdamComedian doesn’t hold back!
— UFC (@ufc) December 16, 2020
As a man who started out in hospital radio, spinning tunes for patients who couldn’t run away from my own eclectic musical tastes, who better from the Junkie team than yours truly to pick through the Top 10 list of spoof tracks from the World MMA Awards?
So, without further ado, let’s go straight into it as we run down the list, ordered by number of YouTube views. Enjoy!
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