Rihanna Turned Down Headlining Super Bowl in Support of Kaepernick

20 October, 2018, 00:43 | Author: Kristopher Anderson
  • Rihanna reportedly turned down Super Bowl halftime show in support of Colin Kaepernick

So it looks like Rihanna supports Colin a hundred percent and that must be a great piece of news for him and he's revealed before, in an interview with E!

"The NFL and CBS really wanted Rihanna to be next year's performer in Atlanta", says the insider.

The 30-year-old professional quarterback sparked headlines, controversy and backlash back in 2016 after he opted to kneel during the United States national anthem in peaceful protest of police brutality and racial inequality taking place around the country. She does not agree with the NFL's stance, ' one source tells the outlet.

The "No Drama" singer caught up with paparazzi and they asked her what they thought about Rihanna's decision to not sing for the NFL.

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"Rihanna was the front-runner for next year's super bowl halftime show", a source tells ET.

"I think it would be cool if @maroon5 backed out of super bowl like @badgalriri did", Schumer continued.

Maroon 5 is slated to play the halftime show of Super Bowl LIII on February 3 in Atlanta.

The I Feel Pretty star began her lengthy social media statement by pondering "why more white players aren't kneeling". "Every night we in the end zone, tell the National Football League we in stadiums too". They were like, "This hood rat is talking as if she will EVER have a chance to EVER play the Super Bowl".

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