Maroon 5 will not answer any questions before Sunday's Super Bowl LIII half-time show comes on stage. You can probably imagine why.
The NFL announced that the band will not hold the annual press conference for the event this year. Instead, it is replaced by a "cross-platform rollout of behind-the-scenes footage and content by each of our mid-season artists. "
Why did the NFL cancel the Maroon 5 Super Bowl press conference?
The NFL statement shows that the musical acts" make their show talk, "and maybe the league just does not make me so does not want to host a press conference that is more stupid than substantial.
This year's Super Bowl halftime show has received an unusually heavy politicization of the music world thanks to Colin Kaepernick's treatment of the league, saying Rihanna should have rejected the show in solidarity with Kaepernick, and she was not the only musician to do so, and other famous artists allegedly accused rapper Travis Scott of withdrawing from the act, including Jay-Z, Common, Nick Cannon, and Meek Mill.
Maroon 5 certainly has the backlash A few weeks ago it was said that the size of the stage was worth it, from the Associated Press:  "This is definitely a controversial year, but it was something I wanted to do all my life. As a musician, this is the biggest stage you can ever play, "he said.
" Our job as a musician is to provide a service that makes people feel good, and I think that will be our mission – just having a good time and doing what we do, "he added." I'm excited to play on this stage, man, I've seen halftime showing all my life, I want to be there. "[AllthiswithaChangeorgpetitionthaturgesMaroon5toquittheshowwhichreceivednearly50000signaturesandyoucanseewhytheNFLisinterestedinnarrowingdownthenewscoverageoftheshowuntiltheendoftheshowThemovefromapressconferencetoaseriesofinternalmediabringswithittheobviousadvantagethatthebandwillnotbeconfrontedwithannoyingquestionsfromindependentreporters
It could be anything Maroon will definitely not be there 5 was at the head of Prince's press conference.
Maroon 5, Travis Scott donates NFL donations totaling $ 500,000
The NFL chose the day on which the Maroon 5 press conference was canceled Donation with Maroon 5 and Interscope Records to Big Brothers Big Sisters of America , per person.
This donation comes two weeks after the League made a similar $ 500,000 donation to Scott to Dream Corps, a nonprofit social justice organization
"I support everyone who supports this what he believes in, "Scott said earlier in a statement to the people. "I know that I can inspire as an artist. So before I confirmed the Super Bowl halftime performance, I teamed up with the NFL for this important donation. I am proud to support Dream Corps, and the work they are doing will hopefully stimulate change.
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