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Posted on Wed, May 15, 2013 : 12:05 p.m.

Mayer Hawthorne releases 'Her Favorite Song' in anticipation of new album

By Jenn McKee


Mayer Hawthorne performs a free Sonic Lunch concert at the Michigan Theater last year.

Angela J. Cesere | file photo

The Huron High grad who inspired a huge Sonic Lunch dance party at the Michigan Theater last year, Mayer Hawthorne, has just released a new single, "Her Favorite Song," which will be featured on his forthcoming album, "Where Does This Door Go," on sale July 16.

You can sample "Her Favorite Song" below.

Plus, here's a playful video trailer for "Where Does This Door Go," which pulls together "door scenes" from several movies, and uses the album's title track as backdrop. The album will feature co-production by Pharrell Williams, Greg Wells, Jack Splash, John Hill and Oak (of Oak & Pop)

Jenn McKee is an entertainment reporter for Reach her at or 734-623-2546, and follow her on Twitter @jennmckee.



Fri, May 17, 2013 : 7:28 a.m.

I bought this guys album before he was famous "now on"