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Nickelback Performs at Thanksgiving NFL Game amid Protests

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"Nickelback Perform at Thanksgiving NFL Game"Nickelback has performed at the Thanksgiving NFL football game, amid protests and online petitions of Detroit on Thursday.

Nickelback the Canadian band has won the heart of the crowd at the Ford Field, with their performance at Thanksgiving NFL game between Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers on Thursday night, November 24, 2011. Chad Kroeger leaded band has performed ‘When We Stand Together’ in good spirits, despite the initial protests that have faced. They were booed by the crowd at the venue at the beginning of their performance.

However, the protests gradually started to low down at the venue and cheers from the crowd began to rise. The Canadian band was joined by the local dancers and marching band members with flames and fireworks lightning up in the sky. The performance schedule of the band at Thanksgiving NFL game was opposed by online petition which was signed by 55,000 Detritions. But, the band succeeded against the protests with their great performance.

Eventually, the performance of the band and the show ended up on a positive note with the crowd holding the signs of ‘Live United’. The performance was held during the halftime of the game, in order to benefit the United Way. The charity included the ‘Nickelback Gives a Quarter Back’ for the cause, in which the band gives starting from 25 cents to $100,000, for every member, who pledges to become the volunteer with the United Way as a reader or tutor.

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