Pro Wrestling is a sport based on theatrics and crowd reaction, so it’s no shock that entrance theme music is such an important part to every show.
The timing needs to be right, the mood needs to be right, and the wrestler himself has to be right—but most of all, the song has to be right to create a truly memorable entrance.
In counting down the top-25 professional wrestling theme songs of all-time, we should keep in mind the three main keys to a great theme song:
1. The song’s quality by itself
2. How well the song fit the character
3. The song’s contribution to memorable entrances from the wrestler