Trivia / Nickelback

  • Band of Relatives: Chad and Mike Kroeger are half-brothers, former member Brandon Kroeger is their cousin.
  • Critic-Proof: The band has been widely panned by critics and were once voted the worst band of all time; there exist countless YouTube videos devoted to picking apart how all their songs sound the same. It hasn't stopped them from selling more than 50 million albums worldwide.
    Chad Kroeger: "Yeah, everybody hates us. We suck. Sure. But you know, somebody out there is buying our albums anyway."
  • He Also Did:
    • Chad Kroeger wrote "Hero" for Spider-Man, and the track also features Mike.
    • He also co-wrote Tim McGraw's 2009 single "It's a Business Doing Pleasure with You".
  • Multiple Endings: The music video for "Someday" has two different endings, one of which sees the protagonists reunited.
  • The Pete Best: Ryan Vikedal was fired after The Long Road and replaced by Daniel Adair just before the band became a mainstream staple.