‘It’s Just Impossible to Hear Rage and Not Love It’- UFC President Dana White Gushes Over His Favorite Band Rage Against the Machine

Published 11/29/2021, 11:29 AM EST
JACKSONVILLE, FL – APRIL 24: UFC President Dana White is seen during UFC 261 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on April 24, 2021 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images)


Dana White is one of the most successful people in the world of MMA. White has worked very hard with the UFC for a long time and has made it what it is today. However, besides mixed martial arts, the UFC supremo is a fan of various other things as well.

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One of them is music. White is a fan of the famous rock band Rage Against the Machine. The UFC fans have spotted White, at the live concerts of the band. He has also been seen wearing a Rage Against the Machine t-shirt for many of the UFC events.

Previously, White appeared in an interview with Robbie Fox of Barstool Sports. Interestingly, the interview was on the day of RATM’s first album anniversary and when Fox asked about it, White replied, “I thought it was yesterday, but yeah. I was in Boston.”

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Further White said, “But I don’t know if I was into Rage yet. I wasn’t into Rage. I started to hear some of their stuff, and it’s just impossible to hear Rage and not love it, you know. But you know, I wasn’t like buying the first album I caught on to them later.”

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Fox asked if White had seen the band live. He responded by saying, “I have seen them a few times. Actually, I saw them when they opened for you too, too. They opened for you, too. And I saw them open for you, too. Yeah.”

As aforementioned, the UFC supremo is a fan of various things and does several other stuff. One of them is cooking and trying unique recipes every Friday, he likes to call it the ‘F**K It Friday.’

‘F**k It Friday’ by Dana White

Every Friday of the week, the UFC kingpin Dana White with his chef does a fusion of different food to prepare a unique recipe out of it. He later tries them himself and also uploads the video on social media for his fans.

Surprisingly, this trend of White garnered a lot of attention from his fan and it became a viral thing on the internet. And it is evident that the UFC kingpin is a great business mind in the industry. Hence, he generated a business out of it.

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Now White will make revenue from ‘F**k It Friday.’ He has also legally bought the rights for it. Furthermore, the UFC supremo has signed a six-episode deal with the Food Network. And is also going to hold a food festival for the same.

Be it inside the UFC or outside of it, White always brings something unique to his fans.

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What are your thoughts on White’s words? What do you make out of his food trend? Let us know in the comments below.

 

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Afnan Chougle

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Afnan Chougle is a UFC author at EssentiallySports. Besides writing, this Media graduate is an integral part of the digital web stories team for combat sports. Before joining EssentiallySports, Afnan gained valuable experience as an intern at Jiostudios Production House.

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