Conor McGregor Engages in “Glowing Conversations” About Joe Rogan in Spotify-Sponsored Kendrick Lamar Concert

Published 06/22/2022, 4:35 AM EDT
Nevada , United States – 26 August 2017; Conor McGregor during the post fight press conference following his super welterweight boxing match against Floyd Mayweather Jr at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, USA. (Photo By Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Joe Rogan is one of the biggest personalities on Spotify and UFC fighter Conor McGregor had some great things to say about the platform and the UFC commentator in a recent Instagram post. The Irish fighter had a front-row seat to the concert, which was sponsored by Spotify. American rapper Kendrick Lamar headlined the concert.

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McGregor shared some cool pictures from the concert on social media and wrote, “Thank you to the team at @spotify, an awesome night was had! An intimate beach concert with rap legend @kendricklamar! One thing is for sure, if it is music, it is spotify!”

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“Great and glowing conversations about my fellow @ufc colleague @joerogan, also! What a truly great, powerhouse of a company @spotify is! I was honored to attend”.

As reported by ‘Irish Mirror‘, McGregor, who has been in France with his family, enjoyed the night to the rapper’s music. ‘The Notorious’ was a part of Spotify’s exclusive guest list who attended the concert.

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Kendrick Lamar released his album ‘Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers’ last month and it received positive reviews from the audience.

Irish fans might get an opportunity to enjoy his music live as the rapper plans to perform in Dublin, Ireland this year. He will play at the 3 Arena on November 14 and 15.

Additionally, McGregor also met Jared Leto at the concert and shared a picture. He wrote, “Talkin plots with @jaredleto and not movie ones”.

What kind of music does Conor McGregor like?

Apart from fighting, the Irish athlete loves to live a lavish lifestyle. He is one of the best-dressed UFC fighters and has a huge collection of cars. Similarly, he has a distinctive taste in music.

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Nevada , United States – 10 July 2021; Conor McGregor before his lightweigh fight with Dustin Poirier during the UFC 264 event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. (Photo By Thomas King/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

As reported by ESPN in 2015, hip-hop and rap music have influenced him ever since he has been in the US. Further, he also listens a lot to the Irish musician, Sinead O’Connor; especially when working out.

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In fact, ‘The Notorious‘ walks out to the Octagon to one of O’Connor’s songs.

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Rohini Kottu

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Rohini Kottu is a UFC Writer at EssentiallySports. She is also a Psychologist and has a Master's degree in Clinical Psychology. Rohini, in her role as a UFC writer, combines her admiration for the mental resilience that MMA fighters have and her love for analysis.

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