In a new interview with Vogue, Rih opened up about why she decided to boycott the Super Bowl and the NFL.
Check out an excerpt:
I ask Rihanna if we can discuss politics. “How deep you wanna get?” she says. “However deep you’re willing to go,” I say. She signals that I may proceed, and I ask if it’s true that she turned down the Super Bowl halftime show in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick. “Absolutely,” she says. “I couldn’t dare do that. For what? Who gains from that? Not my people. I just couldn’t be a sellout. I couldn’t be an enabler. There’s things within that organization that I do not agree with at all, and I was not about to go and be of service to them in any way.”
Buki Ade is a Nigerian-American designer and entrepreneur dominating the swimwear industry through her culturally inclusive designs — Bfyne. Buki gained inspiration to start her line while on vacation searching for a unique swimsuit; there she realized the industry lacked creativity and representation of African designers.”
Buki Ade’s swimwear can be seen in Vogue, Glamour, and the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. Oh, and you can actually afford to buy these boo!