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All Elite Wrestling Goes Broadway With Chris Jericho and MJF Musical Number

With All Elite Wrestling’s latest pay-per-view, Full Gear, fast approaching, the wrestling promotion is giving fans some very unexpected television content– including a musical number.

AEW wrestlers Chris Jericho and MJF broke out into a song and dance number during their “Le Dinner Debonair” segment during the Wednesday’s broadcast of AEW: Dynamite. The Broadway-style affair showed the two athletes performing to Sammy David Jr. and Frank Sinatra’s “Me and My Shadow,” complete with a handful of Jacksonville Jaguar cheerleaders. It’s important to remember that Chris Jericho is the lead singer of rock band Fozzy and MJF was a member of his high school’s acapella group, Acafellas.

MFJ also gave a memorable singing performance as a child on an episode of The Rosie O’Donnell Show.

Chris Jericho and MJF’s duet drew a legion of various reactions. WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley and Tony award winner/actor Alex Boniello both praised the segment, with Foley tweeting, “@IAmJericho & @The_MJF singing a show tune on @AEW was one of the most ridiculous , juvenile things I have ever seen in wrestling…or anywhere. I LOVED EVERY SECOND OF IT!”

Boniello, who won the “Best Musical” Tony award in 2019 for his co-production work on Hadestown, tweeted, “This is good. I hereby relinquish my Tony award to @IAmJericho and @The_MJF.”

Chris Jericho and MJF’s “Le Dinner Debonair”  is available to watch now on All Elite Wrestling’s YouTube channel. All Elite Wrestling’s Full Gear pay-per-view event airs Saturday, November 7.

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Candace Cordelia has been an on-camera interviewer and writer for In The Zone since the Summer of 2020. Candace's journalism experience includes writing for the New York Daily News and ABC Radio, where she also conducted celebrity interviews and audio production/editing for ABC Radio's national radio affiliates across the country. Her on-camera experience involves working as a backstage/in-ring interviewer with a number of independent wrestling promotions and as an actress. Candace is dedicated to bringing combat sports and eSports news to the In The Zone universe.

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