VIDEO: Dana White Goes Bonkers as He Sings a Bruno Mars Song at the Top of His Voice

Published 01/02/2022, 9:45 AM EST


The UFC President Dana White is a bold businessman, one who isn’t afraid to take tough decisions. White is often credited with the success of the premier promotion and people aren’t wrong about this. It was indeed Dana White who convinced the Fertita brothers to buy the last iteration of the UFC. Since then, White and his team have been working hard to make UFC, what it is today.

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With that said, Dana White is not one to shy away from celebrating his success. We can often see the President enjoying himself with his professional team and group of athletes at parties. Meanwhile, we bring you a rare video of the UFC honcho singing his heart out at a celebratory event.

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The UFC President is singing platinum singer Bruno Mars’ chartbuster anthem, Uptown Funk. White put up a hell of a performance that the MMA will community will discuss for a long time.

Currently, the UFC President is busy matchmaking fights for the new year, 2022.

Dana White responds to Jake Paul’s challenge

As mentioned earlier, the President of the biggest Mixed Martial Arts promotion in the world isn’t one to shy away from challenges. And he demonstrated the same when YouTuber turned boxer, Jake Paul, issued a new year challenge for the UFC boss.

HOUSTON, TEXAS – AUGUST 05: UFC President Dana White looks on during the UFC 265 press conference at at Toyota Center on August 05, 2021 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC)

In the Twitter post, Jake Paul asked Dana White to increase fighter pay, share the annual revenue of the UFC with fighters and provide a long-term healthcare plan to his prospects. Meanwhile, Paul also declared that if White obliges with his conditions, the ‘Problem Child’ will retire as a boxer and fight Jorge Masvidal in the UFC.

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“If you two think that we can do it better than we do, we’re doing this whole thing wrong, you can treat the fighters better than we do. Knock yourself out. Go start your own business, it’s easy to do. Get the warlock on it.”

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However, Dana White hit out at the 24-year-old with a sarcastic reply. White targeted Paul’s manager, who worked as an accountant for White, and hinted that Jake Paul wouldn’t be able to write all those conditions himself as he is ‘stupid’. Later, White suggested Paul create his own promotion if he wants to bring change.

What do you make of the verbal spat between the two? Tell us your thoughts in the comments.

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Aashish Kumar

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Aashish Kumar is a UFC writer at EssentiallySports. A graduate in Journalism & Mass Communication, this Israel Adesanya fan has interned at reputed media houses and gained valuable reporting experience. Building on that experience, Aashish will look to tap into his love for combat sports and let fans benefit from his passion and journalistic expertise.

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