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WWE News: WWE Touts Their Grammy Connections, Triple H Mentioned During Baseball Radio Contest

February 13, 2013 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

– WWE.com posted the following list of connections between the Grammy Awards and the company:

* fun. ft. Janelle Monae – “We Are Young” (Slammy Awards and the Rock vs. Cena TV special in 2012)
* The Black Keys (The Rolling Stones live pay-per-view)
* Jay-Z ft. Alicia Keys – “Empire State of Mind” (episode of RAW in 2009)
* Taylor Swift (Tribute To The Troops shoutout)
* Skrillex – “Cinema” (Skrillex Remix used in WWE Network promotion)
* Katy Perry – “E.T.” (WrestleMania XXVII TV special in 2011)
* Maroon 5 – “Moves Like Jagger” (Rolling Stones E! pre-show for pay-per-view)
* Coldplay – “The Scientist” (Macho Man Randy Savage in memoriam package in 2011)
* Bruce Springsteen (The Rolling Stones live pay-per-view)
* Flo Rida ft. Sia – “Wild Ones” (WrestleMania XXVIII, Tribute to the Troops 2012, Survivor Series 2011)
* John Legend – “America The Beautiful” (WrestleMania XXIV in 2008)
* LMFAO – “Get Crazy” (WrestleMania XXVII Divas Match featuring Snooki)
* Marilyn Manson – “Beautiful People” (SmackDown theme from 2001 to 2003)
* Lil Wayne — “Champions” (Night of Champions pay-per-view theme song in 2012)
* Snoop Dogg (RAW Guest Star in 2009, WrestleMania XXVII appearance, “Life Of Da Party” as the WrestleMania XXIV theme song)
* Disney’s The Muppets (Raw Guest Hosts)
* Tegan and Sara – “Closer” (2012 Slammy Awards)

– Triple H was mentioned during ESPN Radio when hosts Scott Van Pelt and Ryen Russillo mentioned him as part of an on-air contest for callers to name members of the Houston Astros. The two hosts gave the caller eight names, challenging him to guess whether they’re a member of the roster or not and Triple H was the third; the caller correctly guessed no. [Credit: Chron.com

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