Connect with us


Jay-Z Explains Why He And Beyoncé Sat During Super Bowl National Anthem



Despite everyone’s previous thoughts Jay-Z and Beyoncé were not protesting when they sat during the Super Bowl’s national anthem last Saturday (February 2nd). During an Q&A lecture at Columbia University, the rapper explained that he wasn’t protesting, he was working.

“What happened was, we got there, we were sitting and now the show’s about to start. My wife was with me and so she says to me, ‘I know this feeling right here’. Like, she’s super- nervous because she’s performed at Super Bowls before. I haven’t.

He continued by saying, “So the whole time we’re sitting there, we’re talking about the performance, and then right after that, Demi comes out and we’re talking about how beautiful she looked, and how she sounds and what she’s going through , and her life- for her to be on the stage, we were so proud of her. And then it finished and then my phone rang. And I’m like, ‘What?”

Check this out>>>  Beyoncé Set To Be Honored With The 2020 BET Humanitarian Award

He later added, “ I didn’t have to make a silent protest.. If you look at the stage and the artists that we chose, we were making the loudest statement”. 

Amani is the Editor-In-Chief of Aman Magazine. Aside from managing the day to day operations of the magazine she is also a radio personality for Hits 92.3.

Continue Reading
Click to comment
Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Aman Magazine is your digital destination for pop culture, fashion, and everything Atlanta. Aman Magazine was launched in 2013 by Editor-In-Chief Amani Sams. For five years, Aman has featured some of the most pivotal voices and socialites of Atlanta including singer Dondria, Reality TV star Shay Johnson, the WAGS of Atlanta, and rapper Miss Mulatto. Aman continues to give readers the latest news and trending topics| Copyright © 2020 Aman Magazine | Designed & Developed by Web Designer ATL

Would love your thoughts, please comment.x