Compton rapper YG has been vocal in his help of ex-NFL baller Colin Kaepernick, who hasn’t landed a spot on any workforce this season as a consequence of his option to take a knee for social injustice final yr. Many have chosen to boycott the NFL in help of Kaepernick, however the Keep Harmful spitter is being sincere with himself, saying he’s just too into sports activities to take a seat out the season.
Throughout his newest sit-down with The Breakfast Membership, he confessed he’d be tuning into the 2018-2019 NFL season, saying, “I’m supporting Kaepernick, however I’m watching the video games. Trigger I’m a sports activities n*gga.”
He went on, “But if I used to be in the NFL, when bro took that knee, I might have took that knee with him. As a result of, I do know they’re making an attempt to place him in a twist for the purpose he took a knee, however he was speaking about the different sh*t. All the police killing blacks, and shit getting swept beneath the rug – that’s why he was taking a knee.”
Charlamagne then requested why he would help a corporation that treats Kaepernick unfairly, with the California artist responding, “as a result of I’m Americanized. I simply love the NFL. And it’s already over with.”
Try the clip from the interview under.
Kaepernick’s title was just lately scrubbed from the lyrics of YG’s “Huge Financial institution,” on the soundtrack to this yr’s Madden, however was quickly added again by EA Sports activities following public backlash.