Following Shinsuke Nakamura’s big heel turn at WrestleMania 34, the WWE Universe continued to sing along to Nakamura’s popular entrance music, an issue which WWE and Nakamura quickly corrected in order to push Nakamura as a top heel on the Blue Brand.
The chorus to Nakamura’s theme song has now been edited in such a way that the live crowd is unable to sing over it as was the case when Nakamura was a babyface, and a vocal track has been added over the song to further distance the tune from Nakamura’s babyface persona.
According to Brad Shephard of BodySlam.net, WWE producer “Road Dogg” Brian James suggested at one point that Nakamura’s theme song open with the line “No Speak English”, but the idea was reportedly shot down by Triple H:
— 𝑩𝒓𝒂𝒅 𝑺𝒉𝒆𝒑𝒂𝒓𝒅 (@TheBradShepard) May 11, 2018
You can check out Nakamura’s revised entrance music in the video player below:
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