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Nickelback’s Twitter Response To Royal Blood Was Pretty Great

Nickelback and Royal Blood have engaged in some fightin' words over Twitter the past few days.

The British duo fired the first shot on Friday (October 7), tweeting that "@realDonaldTrump + @HillaryClinton = @Nickelback," with an American flag at the end of it. But Nickleback, used to being a punching bag for the terminally hip, made a quick and cutting response the following day, writing that "Nickelback jokes are like @royalblooduk, they were a lot cooler a couple years ago. Don't drink and tweet fellas. Stay safe. XO."

Nickelback on Twitter

NIckelback jokes are like @royalblooduk, they were a lot cooler a couple years ago. ???????? Don't drink and tweet fellas. Stay safe. XO https://t.co/Gb1IizED4c

Nickelback is widely -- and rarely -- being credited with a victory in this round. Both groups are currently working on new albums; If they were rappers, the disses would be flyin'...

 

Gary Graff is an award-winning music journalist who not only covers music but has written books on Bob Seger, Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen.