Mayer Hawthorne Wants to Replace Nickelback in the Lions' Halftime Show

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Mayer Hawthorne Wants to Replace Nickelback in the Lions' Halftime Show

In light of the petition that was going around the web about removing Nickelback from the Detroit Lions’ Thanksgiving Day halftime show, Mayer Hawthorne has now offered to replace the band that is often considered “the worst band in the world.”

While Nickelback is from Canada, Mayer Hawthorne grew up in Ann Arbor just outside of Detroit and represents an interesting blend of different musical styles and genres (we even included him in this list). To kick off his candidacy for the show, Hawthorne made a campaign video that you can watch below:





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