Kaepernick courted controversy in 2016 when he refused to stand during the pre-game United States national anthem, choosing to kneel instead in protest police brutality, including the killings of unarmed African Americans. In the end, New England came away the victor and the team's controversial quarterback, Tom Brady, hoisted the Vince Lombardi Trophy for his sixth time.
This stand wasn't for me.
The dance-off went down at the Fanatics Super Bowl party at the College Football Hall of Fame, during a raucous party.
"To me, this is bigger than football and it would be selfish on my part to look the other way", he continued. "The fact that the Super Bowl happens here and the weekend when the festivities are gearing up, the building gets demolished is very odd".
The American football player has not been offered a contract to play since sparking a wave of protests in the United States against racial injustice.
"You have to sacrifice that", she added.
"So we kind of got going on him a little bit, and we were like, 'OK, what would we do with Julian?"
"I got to sacrifice a lot of money to perform", she told the AP.
Rapper-actor Common also expressed his thoughts. "If I were an interpreter of performance art, what message would you take from that?"
The I Like It hitmaker also spoke out about the difficulties of being a working mother, as she confessed she missed her six-month-old daughter Kulture - but still wants more kids.