As well as being a WWE superstar and a movie star, John Cena's talents extend even further: into the music industry. John Cena is a relatively well-known hip-hop (rap music) artist and performed his own WWE entrance themes, including his previous theme Basic Thugonomics
, which is featured on the WWE album WWE Originals
. Another of his tracks, Untouchables
, was featured on another WWE soundtrack compilation, Theme Addict
. John Cena's second album, which he recorded with his cousin 'Tha Trademarc', is entitled You Can't See Me
and features John Cena's current WWE entrance song, The Time is Now
. To view the lyrics for John Cena's hip-hop songs, visit the John Cena Lyrics
You Can't See Me enjoyed unprecedented success and the first single, Bad, Bad Man was produced with a unique video parodying the 1980s, inspired by the TV show The A-Team. The second track on the album, Right Now, also had a video shot for it which premiered on WWE RAW on August 8.
John Cena has worked with several mainstream hip-hop artists including Freddie Foxxx (Bumpy Knuckles), 7L & Esoteric, MURS, E-40 and Chingo Bling to further augment his music profile. He was featured recently in SmackDown! magazine and on MTV alongside Method Man, another indication of his ever-growing recognition in the industry.