WWE Mulls Significant Shift for Monday Night Raw

Exploring WWE Raw's Rich History of Iconic Theme Songs.

by Atia Mukhtar
WWE Mulls Significant Shift for Monday Night Raw
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In a move set to revitalize the iconic "WWE Raw," insiders are abuzz with talks of a new theme song gracing the airwaves as early as tonight's episode, November 20. This scoop, originally reported by Fightful Select, suggests a significant sonic shift for the longest-running weekly episodic television show in U.S.

history. Sources close to the development have hinted at the new track's completion, though the artist behind this potentially chart-topping hit remains shrouded in mystery. Industry speculation leans towards Def Rebel, a music production powerhouse, as the likely creator.

Their portfolio boasts a series of successful WWE theme productions, including the current energizing anthem for "WWE SmackDown," "Nobody Better Than Me," which debuted in October 2022. This collaboration would mark another chapter in the synergy between WWE and def rebel, renowned for capturing the essence of WWE's dynamic world.

Raw's Musical Legacy

The current "Raw" anthem, "Greatness" by Vo Williams, has been the show's musical hallmark since November 2021. It succeeded "The Search" by rapper NF, continuing a legacy of impactful tunes from a diverse array of artists like Skillet, Papa Roach, Shinedown, The Union Underground, and Nickelback.

Notably, David Guetta and Bebe Rexha's "I'm Good (Blue)" added flair to the "Raw is XXX" anniversary special on January 23. Beyond the auditory refresh, "WWE Raw" fans can anticipate a high-octane episode ahead of the Survivor Series: WarGames on November 25.

The lineup features Nia Jax clashing with Raquel Rodriguez, former "NXT" Women's Champion Becky Lynch squaring off against Xia Li, and a must-see bout between Shinsuke Nakamura and Chad Gable. This episode serves as the pivotal go-home show, setting the stage for the highly anticipated premium live event.

With the wrestling world's eyes fixed on "WWE Raw," this theme song change symbolizes the brand's continual evolution, echoing its commitment to delivering fresh, exhilarating experiences to its global fan base. Stay tuned for a night of surprises, where the new theme will not only set the tone but also underscore WWE's relentless pursuit of entertainment excellence.