Over the course of the Olympics, Shoreditch House will be the temporary UK headquarters for BeatsByDre. The audio giant, which was founded by Andre "Dr. Dre" Young back in 2006, comes to our sunny shores for a first time in preparation for the official launch of their newest line of headphones later this year.

Whilst there, we were able to talk to a few of the athletes from this year's games and ask them about their musical preferences:


Olympics 2012
  • Name: Ryan Bailey
  • Age: 23
  • Country: USA
  • Event: 100m Sprint
  • Album of 2011: J.Cole - Cole World: The Sideline Story

Olympics 2012
  • Name: Keshorn Walcott
  • Age: 19
  • Country: Trinidad & Tobago
  • Event: Javelin
  • Favourite album (current): Lil’ Wayne - Tha Carter IV

Olympics 2012
  • Name: Tayyiba Haneef-Park
  • Age: 33
  • Country: USA
  • Event: Volleyball
  • Last album listened to: Adele – 21

Olympics 2012
  • Name: Tomislav Marijanović
  • Age: 30
  • Country: Croatia
  • Event: Judo
  • Favorite Album of 2012: TBF - Pistaccio Metallic

Olympics 2012
  • Name: Destinee Hooker
  • Age: 24
  • Country: USA
  • Event: Volleyball
  • Song of 2012: Cash Out - Cashin' Out

Olympics 2012
  • Name: Josh Mance
  • Age: 20
  • Country: USA
  • Event: 400m Sprint
  • Favorite album (current): Kid Cudi - Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager
  • One-to-watch: Josh Mance…