Sometime in February, I'll be convinced that "This is our country," too
I suppose folks got tired of Bob Seger at some point as well.
Here's a great trivia item for you: Which L.A.-based band competed with Seger for the Chevy endorsement in the '80s (and eventually lost)? Here's the answer, and the song was the title of a live CD put out in this decade. They remain one of the best live acts ever. BTW, I can find nothing online referring to the Chevy commercial, but I damn sure heard it at the time.
Meantime, check out John Mellencamp's latest composition.