It seems Rihanna is standing with Kaep. On Thursday, studies surfaced that Rihanna turned down the NFL’s provide for her to carry out at this yr’s Super Bowl halftime present. She reportedly did so as a result of she would not agree with NFL’s stance on Colin Kaepernick.
“The NFL and CBS actually needed Rihanna to be subsequent yr’s performer in Atlanta,” the supply advised US Weekly. “They provided it to her, however she stated no due to the kneeling controversy. She doesn’t agree with the NFL’s stance.”
Apparently after Rihanna turned down NFL’s provide, that’s after they requested Adam Levine & Maroon 5 to carry out, which they fortunately accepted again in September.
If you’re fully unaware (and a part of the issue), Colin Kaepernick was the primary NFL participant to kneel through the nationwide anthem in protest of police brutality and racial inequality again in 2016, leading to him being kicked out of the league with house owners not wanting that focus on their sidelines. Colin has since filed a grievance in opposition to the league and its house owners in November 2017, accusing them of colluding to maintain him off the sector.
Did Rihanna make the fitting determination to show down the NFL’s provide or ought to she have gotten her bread?