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Singers and Musicians Always Flock to the Sweet Science – Boxing

Whether they enter the ring, sing about it, or watch from ringside they love boxing.

For a century boxing has been a magnet for legendary musicians and singers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tom Jones was a golden glove fighter.

 

TOM JONES BOXING

 

Nellie Furtado ( OK – this one is a stretch)

 

NELLY FURTADO HOT BOXING PUNCHING

 

Mile Davis can be seen at ringside at Ali vs Frazier 1sthe also composed the music for the award winning documentary, “Jack Johnson.”

 

MILES DAVIS

 

Ossie Osborn is a fan – he could not pass up the opportunity to hang with “Smokin” Joe Frazier.

 

OZZY Osborn JOE FRAZIER MUSIC HOLLYWOOD

 

Jeanette MacDonald, seen here with co-star Nelson Eddy, was a great musical performer of the 30’s

 

 

American tenor Mario Lanza, on the right, was a matinee idol in movies of the 40’s and 50’s.

 

MARIO LANZA WITH TERRY ROBINSON HOLLYWOOD

 

Mariah Carey looks very serious in there.

 

Mariah Carey

 

Pop singer Eddie Fisher was a big fan of Rocky Marciano.

 

MARCIANO AND EDDIE FISHER

 

Madonna and Sean Penn were at ringside for Tyson vs Spinks.

 

MADONNA BOXING HOLLYWOOD SEXY WOMEN

 

French crooner Maurice Chevalier could be seen at ringside at most super fights of the 20’s. Here he is seen later in life with his buddy, Jack Dempsey, “The Manassa Mauler.”

 

Jack Dempsey Boxer Boxing CHEVALIER HOLLYWOOD

Singers and musicians have always been enamored with boxing.

See Sinatra, Billy Joel, David Bowie and more in part 2.

 

Author – Boxing Hall of Fame

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