NEW PORT RICHEY — There are hairstyles, after which there’s the mullet. Over time it’s change into part of popular culture and this week a child from New Port Richey is having his mullet second.
It’s enterprise within the entrance, occasion within the again, for nine-year-old Kayden Manning.
“Once I went to highschool on the primary day all my associates had been saying, ‘I just like the haircut’ and a few had been saying, ‘what occurred to your head,” stated Kayden. “Not lots of youngsters in my complete college have mullets.”
Kayden received the concept to develop the neck hotter from his personal step-dad Chris, who’s in a mullet chat group with a few of his associates.
“We hear good mullet, candy mullet, whether or not we’re on the baseball discipline, or out on the seashore, anyplace, all people loves the mullet,” stated Chris Brotherton.
Kayden’s household by no means thought their son’s Tennessee prime hat would make him well-known, till they found the web site, mulletchamp.com.
“And I stated, ‘wow these are some fairly good mullets I need mine to be like that,’” stated Kayden.
Out of 500 entries within the youngsters’ class, Kayden, along with his signature American Flag look, discovered himself within the prime 25. Now it’s as much as the general public to vote for the winner. The primary prize receives $2,500.
“He’s such a candy child he stated, ‘I’ll provide you with some,’ and I stated, ‘no that’s your haircut, your mullet, that’s going proper into your checking account,’” stated Brotherton.
Nevertheless, sustaining a championship mane isn’t all glitz and glamour.
“Generally my hair will get caught to my neck however I’m fantastic with it, it doesn’t trouble me,” stated Kayden.
So what does mother take into consideration all this?
“They each tried to persuade me to chop my hair right into a mullet, I’m not that far but, however I prefer it on them,” stated Brittany Hundertmark.
Kayden stated he plans to rock the mullet for the remainder of his life.
To vote for Kayden go to mulletchamp.com and click on on his image. Voting ends October 11.
“Vote for me Tampa Bay I received the profitable mullet,” stated Kayden.