Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is always full of interesting musical guests. However, this year’s performance by Foreigner was a surprise to many. A rendition of their hit “I Want to Know What Love Is”The band rode on the Macy’s float together with a choir as well as came robotics and dolls. Although it is quite common for artists not to sing Christmas songs during parades, many people took to social media and commented on how strange Foreigner’s performance of an old track.
“Not sure what was weirder, Foreigner’s performance or the Macy’s Parade NFT promo,” Jokes director Eric Appel. “It doesn’t feel like the holidays have started until Foreigner appears in the Macy’s Thanksgiving parade… in [a] dollhouse,”Someone else Quipped. “Sincerely enjoy the time-honored tradition of lip-syncing performances in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. I ABSOLUTELY want to see Foreigner ‘sing’ a snippet of ‘I Wanna Know What Love Is’ at 10am,”One more person is sarcastically Tweet. “Keep it coming!”
The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was what I was watching. “Eh, who cares. They’re lip synching. Foreigner? This is lame. Ooooohh….” pic.twitter.com/vuiyzZryCK
— Jackie Daytona, regular human 🍻 (@evil_toast916) November 25, 2021
Many viewers were shocked to see Foreigner, but some viewers noticed that they were the only stars they knew. “I turned on the Macy’s parade and so far have seen Foreigner and 3 Who The Hell Are These People?! I am so old. Also… I WANNA KNOW WHAT LOVE IIIIISSSSSSS, I WANT YOU TO SHOW MEEEEEEEEE,”Fan exclaimed. “From what I watched of the Macy’s parade, I recognized Steve from Blue’s Clues, Foreigner, and Santa,”Another Twitter user Share. “I may be out of touch with pop culture.”
Foreigner’s seemingly random performance was the main attraction of the parade. Many fans were thrilled to hear them sing a holiday classic during this big event. “Foreigner on Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has been by far the best part. And it’s not even close,”A happy observer Tweet. “Foreigner NAILED it at the Macy’s Day Parade. What a voice! He’s still got it! The entire crowd was smiling. This is the America I love,”Another Foreigner fan cheered. “Either I’m getting old or this Macy’s parade is getting worse and worse as the years go by.. but hey.. I rocked out to Foreigner and saw Grogu,”Final Twitter user Comment. “Happy Turkey Day!”