Interestingly enough, the theme song that WWE gave AJ Styles is still a hot conversation within the internet wrestling community. A little tidbit being passed around is that the performer who does the lyrics is a rapper by the name of CFO$, and he is the same person that does the entrance theme songs for Paige, Kevin Owens, Finn Balor and Sasha Banks as well. Word has it that he also did the NXT theme song for Austin Aries.
January 27, 2016
When AJ Styles made his surprising entrance at the Royal Rumble, the internet wrestling community was quick to criticize the theme song that WWE chose for the former world heavyweight champion. Reports have now surfaced that the inspiration behind the song is "Ain't No Sunshine" by rapper DMX. World Wrestling Entertainment wanted a gruff theme for Styles.
January 25, 2016
Since TNA feels that they had agreements with AJ Styles, Karl Anderson and Doc Gallows before they decided to change their minds and join WWE, there is a very good chance now that Total Nonstop Action might actually be filing a lawsuit against World Wrestling Entertainment. The company really wanted to bring AJ Styles back to show the fan base that things are turning around once again.
January 24, 2016
Back when he decided that it was time to leave New Japan and head back to the United States, Karl Anderson negotiated with TNA on a contract. Reports have now surfaced that the offer on the table from management was for a yearly salary of $200,000. Anderson turned that down and opted to go with WWE instead. No word yet on what World Wrestling Entertainment is paying Karl, but he felt strongly enough to turn down the other offer.
January 21, 2016
While doing an interview to promote the fifth season of Total Divas, Paige revealed that she is still scared of marriage, even though she agreed to a wedding when her fiancee proposed. The popular and talented WWE diva stated that she will always be forever of marriage because it is such a huge commitment. The longstanding belief in professional wrestling is that it is much more difficult to be in a relationship when you are always on the road.
January 19, 2016
In case you missed Impact Wrestling this week, Bobby Roode dropped the King of the Mountain Championship to Eric Young. The reason for the title change is because TNA wanted to do a Beer Money reunion to spark some interest from their fans. Roode and James Storm are expected to challenge for the tag team championship. They are also expected to be the centerpiece of the tag team division for the time being.
January 13, 2016
Since WWE was bringing in AJ Styles, Shinsuke Nakamura, Karl Anderson and Doc Gallows, they also decided to make offers to other guys in New Japan. Bad Luck Fale was rumored to be one of those recruits. He initially was interested in joining World Wrestling Entertainment, but he has now changed his mind and decided to stay with NJPW. The belief is that management gave him a better offer after hearing about a potential departure.
January 10, 2016
When asked about the four New Japan stars heading to WWE, Kevin Owens stated that he was most excited about wrestling against Shinsuke Nakamura. The two of them have wrestled one another once before. Always the heel, Owens made sure to mention that he was better than Nakamura, AJ Styles, Karl Anderson and Doc Gallows. The fact that he addressed the signings adds even more credibility to the rumors.
January 10, 2016
Earlier in the week, WWE decided to capitalize on the hype behind AJ Styles, Shinsuke Nakamura, Karl Anderson and Doc Gallows were joining the company by doing a story on their website. It has now been revealed that Triple H was the person behind that move, as he felt it would be better for World Wrestling Entertainment to receive the traffic instead of allowing other wrestling websites to generate revenue off of them.
January 8, 2016
When reports surfaced that Shinsuke Nakamura gave his notice to New Japan, the belief was that he was going to be sticking around and closing things up for the promotion. Nakamura was supposed to drop the IWGP Intercontinental Championship to another person. Word coming out of the company now is that Shinsuke is more than likely going to be heading to World Wrestling Entertainment before the month of January comes to an end.
January 6, 2016