Kendrick Lamar brings his political message to college football championship

Kendrick Lamar brought his pointed political message to the CFP Championship game halftime program on Monday night, however if fans were wanting to see President Donald Trump's response to the efficiency, they were dissatisfied.

Trump went to the CFB Championship game and based on the field for the National Anthem ahead of the face-off in between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Georgia Bulldogs. It is uncertain whether Trump saw any of Lamar's efficiency-- he left at half time-- however by participating in the occasion in Atlanta, the President gambled that he would be enduring a program with an anti-Trump message.

Kendrick Lamar brings his political message to college football championship


Lamar, who frequently takes Trump to job in his lyrics, is outspoken on problems of social justice.

Kendrick Lamar brings his political message to college football championship

Trump and Lamar were not at the exact same location, however the Grammy-winning rap artist's efficiency was predicted onto the cinemas throughout the halftime program. The video game was held at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Atlanta, and Lamar carried out live at Atlanta's Centennial Olympic Park.

While the rap artist did not provide a direct political message to Trump on Monday, his political lyrics are not lost on his fans.

Kendrick lamar college football halftime show

The rap artist carried out an assortment of leading hits from his seriously well-known 2017 album "DAMN," breaking out bars to "DNA." and "Component"-- tunes that explore his black heritage and his culture-- and after that he dove into a high-powered efficiency of the Grammy-nominated track "Modest," that includes a shout-out to previous President Barack Obama.

Lamar has actually been an outspoken fan of previous San Francisco 49ers gamer Colin Kaepernick, who rose to nationwide prominence after taking a knee throughout the National Anthem to object systemic bigotry and authorities cruelty.

Trump advised NFL owners to fire gamers who oppose in September and has actually firmly insisted that they need to mean the anthem to lionize for the country and the flag-- a point he repeated earlier Monday throughout a speech at the American Farm Bureau in Nashville.

The California rap artist concluded his efficiency with a highly-anticipated efficiency of "All Stars," his brand-new single including SZA, which is on the Lamar-produced soundtrack to Marvel Studios' "Black Panther" movie.