What music do world athletes like to listen to before competing
Music is not only good for the soul. It’s also good for the mind and body. It can get you in the right frame of mind before racing, competing or just exercising. It helps you gain confidence, lower the level of stress and improve your performance. To put in a nutshell, music makes you feel better :).
That is why even the great, almighty sportsmen and sportswomen like to listen to music before getting down to business.
So if you were wondering what kind of music do they like to listen to, here’s a list that may help you find out:
Michael Phelps: hip hop and rap music
Cristiano Ronaldo: Sade, Phil Collins, George Michael, hip hop and romantic music
Usain Bolt: reggae, dancehall, hip hop and pop
Maria Sharapova: Hot Chip, Madonna, Adele, U2, Florence and the machine
LeBron James: Jay-z, Kanye, Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa, Future, Cash Out, 2 Chainz
Novak Djokovic: Hip hop, R&B, house, reggae
Lewis Hamilton: Chaka Demus&Pliers, Bob Marley, 50 Cent, De La Soul, hip hop and R&B
Tony Hawk: Nine Inch Nails, Metallica, Modest Mouse, Wolfmother
Mohammed Ahmed: Eminem, Marey Carey, R. Kelly
Aaron Brown: Kanye West, Drake, Michale Jackson, The Weeknd, Tricky
Kate O’Brien: Calvin Harris, Tiesto, Jose Gonzalez
Sources: http://www.hongkiat.com/blog, https://thump.vice.com
Turn the music up!
Victory Hangers International Team