Though it hasn't been officially confirmed by the NFL, NFL rep, via CNN Despite nothing being set in stone, Twitter exploded with disapproval of the band being given the gig. Rapper and Atlanta native, Ludacris, weighed in on the matter by posting an image of him in a Falcons jersey with the caption "Excuse me say what!?"
Maroon 5 to Perform Halftime Show at 2019 Super Bowl It appears Super Bowl LIII already has figured out its entertainment. Multiple sources say Maroon 5 will headline the Halftime Show in Atlanta next year. Representatives for the band and the NFL have not yet commented on the matter. According to 'Variety,' the group’s proclivity towards all-star collaborations is a big reason why they were chosen. They have recently recorded songs with SZA, Cardi B, Future and Kendrick Lamar. In 2015, frontman Adam Levine said Maroon 5 had been on a “short list” of groups to perform for some time. At the moment, Maroon 5 is touring for their latest album 'Red Pill Blues.'
Nike has sold out 61 percent more merchandise since the controversial ad campaign featuring former NFL player Colin Kaepernick, according to data on the company's online sales from Thomson Reuters Proprietary Research. Jillian Kitchener reports.
A Little Rock, Arkansas, Nike store called police on September 13 on a man in front of the store waving a flag in support of law enforcement and against Nike’s use of former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick in ads.Allison Siler shared a video of the man, Jimmie Cavin, standing outside the Nike store with his flag, writing, “I recently met this awesome guy, Jimmie Cavin. A huge shout out to you, and thank you to your sons for their service!”Cavin’s public show of support for law enforcement outside the sporting goods store appeared to be spurred from Nike’s use of Kaepernick in its 30th anniversary campaign.“Now what better place to wave the flag than right here in front of the Nike store,” he says in a video he shared to Facebook.Local news reported that Cavin has a history of public shows of support for law enforcement.Local media, quoted Cavin, said police left almost as quickly as they arrived.Cavin returned to the same Nike store on September 19, according to another video he posted to Facebook, writing “Hey Nike……I’m Back ! #RELENTLESS” on the post. Credit: Allison Siler via Storyful
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