Get ready for Brazil with Wayne Rooney's World Cup playlist

Richard Heathcote

What did hip hop ever to do Wayne Rooney?

Wayne Rooney is going to the World Cup armed with a somewhat full new head of hair, a young England team and unrealistic expectations. He is also going with 42 songs of inspiration.

Yes, Rooney has created a World Cup playlist, and he's made it public for us all to see.

The playlist starts strong with "Drunk in Love," which is half right about the Englishmen going to Brazil. He then follows up with "Old School Love," presumably a nod to when England used to be good at football. Then there's "The Blower's Daughter," which [redacted].

As we can see, Rooney really likes Stereophonics, Bruno Mars, Mumford and Sons, the Lumineers, Jake Bugg and Ed Sheeran. Basically, he has a type.

If you want to be calm and possibly lulled to sleep before a World Cup match, Rooney's playlist is for you! His playlist is also excellent for napping by the pool, cooking dinner and hip hop haters.

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