Wrestlers who have performed on their theme songs
Wrestling theme songs have become an essential part of professional wrestler’s stratagem. And when these themes have become an important part of wrestling line, a personal touch would surely be appreciated. Nowadays, WWE creates themes for most of its roster. A great theme song plays a significant role in wrestler’s career; it majorly helps the younger talent. It can contribute to making a promising career but, an evil custom theme can even spoil a promising career.
Wrestlers go beyond their call of duty for such gimmick. They add their unique personal touch by performing on their entrance tracks.
5 Wrestlers who have carried out on their theme songs are:
#1 Honky Tonk Man
Wayne Farris, better known by the ring name The Honky Tonk Man, is an American professional wrestler. His whole gimmick was an Elvis Presley rip off. His theme is Cool-cocky-bad. The intercontinental champion was one of the greatest heels the world of professional wrestling has ever seen. His dedication towards his work is surely appreciable.
#2 Shawn Michaels
Michael Shawn Hickenbottom, better known by his ring name Shawn Michaels, is an American actor, professional wrestling personality, television presenter and retired professional wrestler. He is currently signed to WWE, as an ambassador and trainer. The wrestler has been using the theme since 1990’s. It is unimaginable anyone singing Shawn Michael’s iconic entrance song. Though to see the wrestler cavorting around the theme song in his late 40’s is little weird as he was very much a Sexy Boy Back then.
#3 John Cena
John Felix Anthony Cena Jr is an American professional wrestler, rapper, actor, and reality television show host. He is signed to WWE, where he performs on the SmackDown brand. John Cena started off with a rapper gimmick which later gave rise to the theme songs.
The superstar performs on two themes, by putting his rapping skills to good use.
#4 Enzo Amore
Eric Anthony Arndt is an American professional wrestler currently signed to WWE on the Raw brand under the ring name Enzo Amore. Enzo Amore and Big Cass became a sensation on the WWE’s main roster when they brought their NXT momentum with them to Monday Night Raw. Enzo plays the role of Road Dogg in this comparison while Cass takes up the mantle of Billy Gunn.
Ronnie Aaron “Ron” Killings is an American professional wrestler, actor, and rapper. He is signed to WWE under the ring name R-Truth performing on the Raw brand. His song is based on “What’s up? What’s up?”
His unique brand of fan interaction seems to have got him and his theme song over. His shenanigans almost always get him a positive reaction, and he has used his rap skills to perform various entrance themes for himself through the years.