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Rihanna confirms she turned down the Super Bowl Halftime Show

7 days ago   |   By Consequence of Sound

The rumors were true. In a new interview with Vogue magazine, Rihanna has confirmed that she did indeed turn down a performance at this year's Super Bowl Halftime Show.
Speaking to the fashion outlet, the R&B star said she passed up on the NFL's invite in order to stand in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick. The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback has been blackballed by the league for his decision to kneel during the National Anthem in protest of institutional racism and police brutality.
“I couldn't dare do that,” RiRi said of the 2019 Halftime Show. “For what? Who gains from that? Not...
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Rihanna Confirms She Turned Down the Super Bowl Halftime Show: "I Couldn't Dare Do That"

Rihanna Confirms She Turned Down the Super Bowl Halftime Show: "I Couldn't Dare Do That"

7 days ago   |   By Pop Sugar

Rihanna previously let her fans know that they shouldn't expect to see her performing at next year's Super Bowl Halftime Show , and in Vogue 's November issue, the singer admitted that she was offered the chance to perform, but turned it down. Rihanna declined in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick , the former NFL quarterback who caused a stir among football fans when he began to kneel in protest during the National Anthem.
"There's things within that organization that I do not agree with at all, and I was not about to go and be of service to them in any way."
"I couldn't dare do that," she...
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