Colin Kaepernick

Cardi B Confirms She Declined Super Bowl Halftime Performance in Solidarity With Colin Kaepernick

Back in December, numerous outlets reported that Cardi B would not be performing at the Super Bowl halftime show in a gesture of solidarity with…
Rob Arcand / February 2, 2019

Colin Kaepernick’s Attorney Says Maroon 5 Is Crossing the “Picket Line”

Controversy over Maroon 5's decision to perform during halftime at this year's Super Bowl continues with Colin Kaepernick's attorney Mark Geragos criticizing frontman Adam Levine's comments explaining why his…
Tosten Burks / February 1, 2019

Colin Kaepernick Doesn’t Seem to Approve of Travis Scott’s Super Bowl Halftime Performance

Yesterday, Variety reported that Travis Scott had partially agreed to perform at the Halftime Show---a gig reportedly rejected by other rappers and pop stars in…
Winston Cook-Wilson / January 16, 2019

Travis Scott Consulted Colin Kaepernick About Super Bowl Performance: Report

Travis Scott spoke at least once with exiled quarterback Colin Kaepernick about the rapper's scheduled halftime performance with Maroon 5 at this year's NFL Super Bowl, Variety reports. A source…
Tosten Burks / January 15, 2019

How Do We Know Scott Walker’s Bitmoji Isn’t Kneeling During the Anthem?

The NFL season is set to begin tonight, and thanks in part to Colin Kaepernick's new Nike ads, the usual gang of conservative grandstanders, apple-polishers,…
Maggie Serota / September 6, 2018

EA Apologizes for Censoring Colin Kaepernick’s Name From Big Sean Verse in Madden NFL 19

Video game company Electronic Arts has denied that it intentionally censored Colin Kaepernick's name from a Big Sean verse it licensed for the new video game Madden NFL 19. In the…
Ezra Marcus / August 3, 2018

Kendrick Lamar Talks Kanye, Colin Kaepernick, Pulitzer Prize, and More in New Interview

Kendrick Lamar is the subject of a new cover story by Lisa Robinson in Vanity Fair. In the story, Robinson follows the rapper on a…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 28, 2018

Beyoncé Surprises Colin Kaepernick to Present Him With Sports Illustrated’s Legacy Award

Beyoncé made a surprise appearance at Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson of the Year Awards to present exiled quarterback Colin Kaepernick the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award. "Colin took action with…
Tosten Burks / December 6, 2017

Erykah Badu Took a Knee for Colin Kaepernick at the Soul Train Awards

Last night at the 2017 Soul Train Awards, host Erykah Badu opened the show by taking a knee in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick. "Kap, we appreciate…
Monique Melendez / November 27, 2017

Colin Kaepernick Says Meek Mill Is “Humbled by the Support”

Meek Mill has garnered a large amount of public support after he was sentenced to 2-4 years in state prison, including from Jay-Z, A$AP Ferg, basketball…
Brian Josephs / November 20, 2017

Meek Mill Receives Support From Colin Kaepernick; FBI Reportedly Investigating Case

Yesterday on Instagram, Colin Kaepernick posted a note of support for Meek Mill, who was recently sentenced to two to four years in jail for violating probation. The blacklisted NFL quarterback posted…
Liz Cantrell / November 14, 2017

Jay-Z on NFL Anthem Protests: “It’s About Injustice”

On Sunday, Jay-Z's 4:44 tour made its way to Miami, where he took a moment to make another political statement. The star dedicated his speech to…
Brian Josephs / November 13, 2017

J. Cole on Colin Kaepernick: “He Sacrificed His Dream”

GQ selected exiled quarterback Colin Kaepernick as its "Citizen of the Year" and put him on one of its four Men of the Year covers. Kaepernick hasn't done full-length interviews…
Brian Josephs / November 13, 2017

Watch Stevie Wonder Take a Knee in Solidarity with Colin Kaepernick

Last night, Stevie Wonder performed at the 2017 Global Citizen Festival in New York's Central Park. Before his set, the musician took a knee in…
Rob Arcand / September 24, 2017

Watch Jay-Z Dedicate a Song to Colin Kaepernick Live at the Meadows Music and Arts Festival

Last night, Jay-Z took the stage at the Meadows Music and Arts Festival in Queens, New York. Performing cuts from his new album 4:44, the…
Rob Arcand / September 17, 2017
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