English singer-songwriter James Arthur puts a note of gratitude after partying with notorious Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor has transcended the sport of MMA. As well as being one of the biggest draws in all of combat sports, the Irishman is a business man in his own right. From Proper No. 12 to his Black Forge Inn, the Irishman is also “notorious” outside of the fighting world.

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Conor McGregor bought the property on which the Black Forge Inn sits for a reported value of two million pounds. Since McGregor has been out of action for nearly a year since his leg injury at UFC 264, he’s been spending time at the Black Forge Inn, marketing and building his brand on his social media platforms.

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The last celebrity to visit the Irish pub was James Arthur, an English singer-songwriter. Additionally, James Arthur met McGregor and spent some quality time, which “The Notorious” one posted on his Instagram.

“A great day and evening at @theblackforgeinn with @jamesarthur23 and his team! Amazing musical performance by the guys as well as the excellent hospitality my Black Forge Inn is known for and you have the perfect recipe for a great day and night Good luck in the future James, we’re with you all the way man Thanks for the visit and thanks for the kind words ❤️ – subtitled McGregor.

In response to this, Arthur replied, “Thank you very much champ. You are the truest 🙏🏻❤️“The Englishman is a fan of McGregor and considers him a champion and the ‘truest’.

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Is Conor McGregor coming back for a title in the welterweight division?

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The Irishman has talked about a comeback much more often over the past few months than before. Now that his leg is healed and strengthened with a titanium rod, Conor McGregor has spoken of want to to make a return to lightweight with a title shot earlier this year.

However, things have changed course to the surprise of most MMA fans. Conor McGregor said he now wants to make a return to the octagon, except in the welterweight division.

NEW YORK, NY – NOVEMBER 01: UFC Welterweight Champion Kamaru Usman poses onstage during the UFC 245 press conference at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden on November 1, 2019 in New York, New York . (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Also, he wants a title against p4p king Kamaru Usman. The welterweight division is a whole different ballpark, being another competitive division of the UFC. However, some in the MMA world don’t think McGregor wanting welterweight gold is a good idea.

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