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Video: Eminem song featured in new promo for UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor

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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

Jessica Eye vs. Joanne Calderwood

Khalil Rountree vs. Marcin Prachnio

Marina Rodriguez vs. Amanda Ribas

Brad Tavares vs. Antonio Carlos Junior

Matt Frevola vs. Ottman Azaitar

Hakeem Dawodu vs. Shane Burgos

Nasrat Haqparast vs. Arman Tsarukyan

Umar Nurmagomedov vs. Sergey Morozov

Amir Albazi vs. Zhalgas Zhumagulov

Makhmud Muradov vs. Andrew Sanchez

Sara McMann vs. Julianna Pena