In terms of criteria, I have a couple. First, I want to see if, when you hear it, you get goosebumps (or, you hear it and canâ€™t help but mark out). Second, in at least several of these cases, youâ€™d be perfectly content blasting one of these in your car, windows down, rocking out to it. And third, they become timeless. Some do, some donâ€™t, but to be among the best, most must be as awesome now as the day we first heard them.
This one is an easy call. Whether he was a face or a heel, his classical and classic theme, composed by Strauss, is just epic. It is unmistakable, it suits Flair to the letter, and itâ€™s like it was tailor made for the wrestling legend.