Ric Flair, the legendary figure in the WWE world and Hall of Famer, is taking a walk down memory lane this week, reminiscing about his 2017 collaboration with the Puerto Rican superstar Bad Bunny. This comes just a few days after Bad Bunny's triumphant victory at WWE Backlash, adding a spark to his already flourishing career.
Flair took to social media to share a throwback clip from the music video for "Chambea," where he and Bad Bunny can be seen sharing the screen. This shared moment between the wrestling legend and the music icon is a unique blend of two worlds that have significantly impacted pop culture.
Bad Bunny: A Musician and Wrestling Fan
Bad Bunny, a global music sensation known for his love of pro wrestling, has never ceased expressing his fandom. He's taken his passion further by integrating it into his music. One of his songs is named after WWE Hall of Famer Booker T, a clear nod to his wrestling hero.
But Bad Bunny's love for wrestling isn't confined to just his music. Over the past few years, Bad Bunny has made multiple appearances in the wrestling ring, stepping into the squared circle to compete against seasoned wrestlers.
This isn't just a celebrity cameo; Bad Bunny has shown a genuine interest and aptitude for the sport. His skills were displayed last weekend when he engaged in his first singles match. In a thrilling San Juan Street Fight, Bad Bunny faced off against Damian Priest.
The match was intense, with both competitors bringing their A-game. However, Bad Bunny emerged victorious, much to the delight of his roaring home crowd. This victory marks a significant milestone in Bad Bunny's wrestling journey.
From being a sports fan to actively participating and winning matches, his evolution within the wrestling world has been remarkable. His collaboration with Ric Flair and his recent victory prove that Bad Bunny is not just a wrestling fan but a genuine competitor, blending the worlds of music and wrestling in a way few have before. As his wrestling career continues to take off, fans can only wait in anticipation to see what he will do next.