In the well-known phrases of Jay-Z from simply this 12 months: “You want me, I don’t want you.” Us Weekly is now reporting that Maroon 5 was by no means the NFL’s first option to play the 2019 Super Bowl halftime present, saying that it was the truth is Rihanna who obtained their request, rolled her eyes to this point again her head spun, and advised them to kick rocks. “The NFL and Fox actually needed Rihanna to be subsequent 12 months’s performer in Atlanta,” in keeping with a supply. “They provided it to her, however she mentioned no due to the kneeling controversy. She doesn’t agree with the NFL’s stance. She helps Colin Kaepernick.”
What’s that you simply say? Robyn Rihanna Fenty — black mogul, black magnificence, and black lady who as soon as mentioned her favourite factor about visiting the White House throughout Obama’s presidency was her president being black — wouldn’t take NFL cash whereas they proceed to disclaim Kaepernick for protesting systemic racism? We are shocked. Stunned! As Us factors out, Kaepernick as soon as publicly crushed on Rihanna, like the remainder of humanity, and now life has come full circle, as a result of it seems like Rihanna admires his heroics. Meanwhile, Maroon 5 are mentioned to have “gleefully” accepted the supply and Cardi B continues to be in talks for a visitor spot.