LOS ANGELES - Wendy’s spicy chicken nuggets are coming back and it’s all thanks to a tweet from Chance the Rapper.
Chance tweeted Saturday about positive affirmations, saying “Wendy’s WILL bring back spicy nuggets at some point please please Lord let it be today.”
Positive Affirmations for today: I WILL have a good day, I Will succeed today, Wendy’s WILL bring back spicy nuggets at some point please please Lord let it be today.— Chance The Rapper Album in July (@chancetherapper) May 4, 2019
The restaurant chain at first tweeted back with, “It won’t be today, but there’s always a chance.” Then it later retweeted Chance and said if their tweet reached 2 million likes the nuggets would come back.
Y’all keep asking, so here’s your chance.— Wendy's (@Wendys) May 4, 2019
The people in charge say if you guys can get our tweet (this one right here) to 2 Million likes, they will bring SPICY CHICKEN NUGGETS BACK.
Let’s freakin’ do this! https://t.co/qrtvWXjj9V
In a little more than 24 hours, the tweeted reached over 2 million likes and Wendy’s announced Sunday that the popular nuggets will be coming back.
“THIS IS NOT A DRILL! Spicy chicken nuggets are coming back! Y’all are crazy! That took like a day and a half! WHAT?!” the tweet said, in part.
THIS IS NOT A DRILL!— Wendy's (@Wendys) May 6, 2019
Spicy Chicken Nuggets are coming back! Y’all are crazy!
That took like a day and a half! WHAT?!
We don’t know when yet, gotta figure it out, but soon, and ok, LOSING IT RIGHT NOW THIS IS AMAZING!!
Wendy’s said it didn’t know when exactly the beloved nuggets would come back, but that it would be soon.
Chance tweeted back at Wendy’s and used #WendysSpicyNuggets to show off one of his new songs that will be featured on an album set to come out in July.