Rihanna and Pink reportedly turned down the Super Bowl LIII halftime show

Maroon 5 will perform instead.

October 21, 2018
Rihanna and Pink reportedly turned down the Super Bowl LIII halftime show NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 13: Rihanna speaks onstage during Rihanna's 4th Annual Diamond Ball benefitting The Clara Lionel Foundation at Cipriani Wall Street on September 13, 2018 in New York City.   Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Diamond Bal

Two pop stars reportedly turned down a chance to perform during the Super Bowl in 2019.

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According to Rolling Stone, Rihanna was offered a chance to perform during the halftime show for Super Bowl LIII but declined the offer in support of Colin Kaepernick.

“The NFL and CBS really wanted Rihanna to be next year’s performer in Atlanta,” a source reportedly told Us Weekly. “They offered it to her, but she said no because of the kneeling controversy. She doesn’t agree with the NFL’s stance.”

Entertainment Tonight reports Pink also turned down an offer from the NFL.

The musicians aren't the only ones protesting the NFL. Amy Schumer recently said she'll turn down Super Bowl commercial offers in support of Kaepernick.

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Rihanna and Pink reportedly turned down the Super Bowl LIII halftime show