Jealous Haters Since 1998!
Home | News | Reviews | Day In Rock | RockNewsWire | Singled Out | Feeds

Brian McKnight Takes A Jab At Boxing

04/09/2013
.
(Radio.com) In Brian McKnight's video for "Fall 5.0″ the singer can be seen throwing jabs in a boxing ring. Turns out, he has danced his way into professional boxing arena as a cornerman who is supporting boxers in his own way.

As one of the cornermen for Ukrainian-born boxer Anatoliy Dudchenko, McKnight has gotten more than a taste of the sweet science.

"I work the corner for him [Anatoliy], it's a nasty business. I'm taking mouth pieces out and doing the grunt work–washing mouthpieces out, getting water," Brian McKnight told Radio.com. "To be able to tell him, 'Follow that one-two with a cross and you got 'em.' It's great to have a hand in the career of someone who has nothing to do with what I do."

While McKnight has no plans to step in the ring as a prize fighter, he said he does train as a boxer. "I got drawn into this boxing thing because I just wanted to stay in shape," McKnight said. "My trainer [Phil Paolina] didn't want me to just lose weight. He said if 'I'm going to train you, I'm going to train you to fight.' For me, I can't just go run. I'm fooling my body to think I'm learning something while maintaining a decent shape." more on this story

Radio.com is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Radio.com/CBS Local - Excerpted here with permission.

Brian McKnight CDs, DVDs and MP3s

Brian McKnight T-shirts and Posters

Brian McKnight CDs, vinyl and rarities


Share this article



...end


advertisement
advertisement

.
News Reports
.
• Day in Rock:
Van Halen's David Lee Roth Explodes Over Thrown Beer- Ozzy Osbourne Working On 'Special' Album- Sammy Hagar Hints At Possible Chickenfoot Future- Motorhead Cancel- more

• B-Sides: Miley Cyrus Releases Free Album- Taylor Swift Releases 'Wildest Dreams' Video- Justin Bieber Releases 'What Do You Mean?' Video- Young Buck Avoids Jail For Fake Urine Test- more

• Def Leppard Finish New Album, New Song Coming Next Month- Motorhead Forced To Stop Concert After Only Four Songs- Disturbed Ad Pulled Following Journalists Murder- more

 Subscribe To Day in Rock

advertisement
.
 
Reviews
.

• Motorhead - Bad Magic

• Most Read Review of Aug: Motley Crue's Farwell Tour

• Flashback: Bruce Springsteen's Born To Run

• First Decree - This is Our Rise

• Sulphur Aeon - Gateway to the Antisphere

• The Blues: Lazer Lloyd- Billy Hector- John Cocuzzi

• The Unravelling - Master Drone (single)

• RockPile: Acidic- Godsticks- Vidunder

• Bedemon - Child of Darkness

• Get To Know... Bridge to Grace

• Devil City Angels (L.A. Guns, Poison, Ozzy Osbourne) - Devil City Angels

• Dystopia - Human = Garbage

• Jethro Tull - Minstrel in the Gallery: 40th Anniversary La Grande Edition

• Cradle of Filth - Hammer of the Witches

• Six Feet Under - Crypt of the Devil

• Lollapalooza 2015 Day Three: Florence and the Machine and more

• Martin Turner and Friends - The Garden Party: A Celebration of Wishbone Ash Music

• Lollapalooza 2015: Day Two - Metallica, Brand New And More

• Lollapalooza 2015: Day One - Paul McCartney- Gary Clarke Jr.- More

• Musique Magnifique! The Quebec City Summer Festival, Part 2


. .
.
Today's Rock News
.
• Van Halen's David Lee Roth Explodes Over Thrown Beer

• Ozzy Osbourne Working On 'Special' Album

• Sammy Hagar Hints At Possible Chickenfoot Future

• Of Mice & Men Cancel More Shows Following Austin Carlile's Surgery

• Iron Maiden Release 'Speed Of Light' Video Game

• Slayer Shoot Video At Woman's Prison With Hollywood Stars

• Motorhead Canceled Riot Fest Denver Due To Lemmy's Health

• Scorpions Announce Deluxe Reissues For 50th Anniversary

• Bill Ward Had Contract Dispute With Dio-Fronted Heaven & Hell

• Keith Richards Streams Bluesy New Song 'Substantial Damage'

• Ozzy Osbourne Talks Randy Rhoads In Animated Interview

• Van Morrison Expanding Classic Albums For Reissue

• Sevendust Stream New Song 'Not Today'

• The Dillinger Escape Plan Have Half Dozen Songs For New Album

• Larry Miller Making Big Improvements Following Stroke

• Aerosmith Release 'Walk This Way' Video From Donington DVD

• Metallica Release Live ' Battery' Video From Gothenburg Show

• Riverside Release Time Machine Promo For New Album

• Ahab Streaming Cover Of Alan Parsons Project Classic

• Earthside Release 'Mob Mentality' Video

• Ian Anderson To Visit Grave Of The Read Jethro Tull

• Bring Me The Horizon Announce European Fall Tour

• All Time Low Reveal UK Tour Details

• Hexvessel Make New Beginning With New Label Deal





Subscribe to Day in Rock Report by Email

.
.
Today's B-Sides News
.
• Miley Cyrus Surprises Fans With Free Album Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz

• Taylor Swift Releases Epic 'Wildest Dreams' Video

• Justin Bieber Releases 'What Do You Mean?' Video

• Young Buck Sentenced For Faking Urine Test

• Nick Jonas Releases 'Levels' Video

• Foals Streaming New Album 'What Went Down' Online

• Keith Urban Releases 'John Cougar, John Deere, John 3:16' Video

• Straight Outta Compton Breaks Box Office Record

• Drake's Manager Blocked Tidal's Lil WeezyAna Live Stream Not Apple

• Avicii Reveals New Track 'Pure Grinding'

• OMI Announces ME 4 U Album And Streams New Song

• Deadmau5 and Skrillex Lead Day of the Dead Lineup

• Nas Voices 'We Play' Promo For ESPN's U.S. Open Coverage

• Wiz Khalifa Joins Rita Ora On Stage To Debut New Song 'Religion'

• Stevie J and Joseline Hernandez In Vh1 Love and Hip Hop Spin-Off

• Singled Out: Jain's Come



More News

.
 
anti Worthy Links
.
• AudioNationRadio.com • Rock Show Radio (4 streaming stations) • The Screen Door • A Journal of Musical Things • Lloyd Zeffler blog • Demolish Mag • Nightwatcher's House of Rock • CJ Chilvers • Deja Voodoo • The 1st Five • thecopycat.biz • Hard Rock Memorabilia • Day in Rock @twitter

.
  .
.



 

Tell a Friend about this page - Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2015 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved. antiMusic works on a free link policy for reprinting of our original articles, click here for details. Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.