When former heavyweight champion of the World Mike Tyson gives you advice, you listen up.  

This week Mike Tyson chatted with Ariel Helwani about the difficulties of coming from nothing and achieving super stardom.

Tyson grew up in Brownsville, Brooklyn, where the crime rates were extremely high.  

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While not quite as checkered as Tyson’s past, McGregor grew up in Crumlin, Dublin, a rougher area known for its dense population and crime rates, as well as the turf of the Hutch family and rival Kinahan family.

Conor grew up in the projects, according to ESPN.

Knowing the struggles of a dramatic rise to fame, Tyson has some advice for the MMA superstar. 

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