The UFC is taking the promotion for its first pay-per-view of 2021 to another level.
A promo for the blockbuster UFC 257 main event between lightweight contenders Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor was released Tuesday featuring the song Higher by rap superstar Eminem. The track is from his recently released album Music to Be Murdered By – Side B.
Watch the promo clip above.
UFC 257 takes place on Jan. 23 on Fight Island in Abu Dhabi. It will serve as the conclusion of a three-event fight week, with shows also scheduled to take place on Jan. 16 and Jan. 20.
See the UFC 257 fight card below (bout order still to be determined):
Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor
Umar Nurmagomedov vs. Sergey Morozov
Amir Albazi vs. Zhalgas Zhumagulov