Did you know that Marshawn Lynch is friends with the band Train? Neither did we. But it’s true.
On Friday, Train released a new music video for their song Drink Up, and it features Lynch, along with several actors. Basically, Lynch has a wedding, and Patrick Monahan (singer), George Lopez, Ken Jeong and Jim Breuer crash it. It’s full of jokes and dancing and it’s fantastic.
The YouTube video description is perfect. It explains some of what inspired it.
The Drink Up video was inspired by a friend of mine. “She said you and your friends should teach people how to throw a party.” I asked my friends, Marshawn “Beastmode” Lynch, George Lopez, Jim Breuer and Ken Jeong to show us all how it’s done and man did they ever. This was one of the best days of my life and hopefully theirs. So much fun and what a great, classy, talented group I get to call friends. The best!
For The Win was given a bit more information about how the band met Lynch: Word is the lead singer, Monahan, got to meet Lynch’s agent when they performed at the Pro Bowl in 2013. The agent then helped Monahan meet Lynch, and the two really hit it off. Plus, Train originated in San Francisco, and Lynch is from Oakland, so…