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Devin Culham

Olympian Michael Phelps Shares What He Listens to Before a Race

What do you listen to when you're the world's most decorated Olympian Michael Phelps competing in your 5th Summer Games?

The classics, baby.

In a recent interview with MSN 120 Sports, Michael Phelps shared what tunes he listens to get in the zones before a race. Like the rest of us, Phelps is a Skrillex fan.

The music that I've been listening to this time around...I've got some old school hits. I've been going out to some old-school Eminem when I get to the pool, and then I change it up to... Nero and Skrillex "Promises"...EDM. Got some old-school [Steve] Aoki in the mix from 2008..."

Phelps went on to say that he's also been listening to old Lil Wayne and Young Jeezy to get him focused before the race.

Follow the link to see the full interview!

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Devin Culham Staff Writer

Cut my teeth with the Detroit techno scene before moving to Denver to see what the mountains have to offer.

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