Joe Yamanaka - "Hot Vibration"
A bit of an oddity here, for sure, but a song that needed including in this series was a track by famed Japanese actor and entertainer Joe Yamanaka. There was quite a few options for Yamanaka songs, but we've settled on "Hot Vibration".
For those unaware Yamanaka was himself a boxer as a teenager, before developing a massive career in Japan as an actor and singer, having a lengthy and hugely successful career until his death in 2011.
This particular song will never go down as one of his best, but has got strong links to boxing thanks to the fact it has long ties for former Japanese Middleweight Shinji Takehara.
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