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Source: SNL

Jay Z Wore A Colin Kaepernick Jersey On Stage With Damian 'Jr. Gong' Marley

By Mark Pygas

Over the weekend, Saturday Night Live premiered the show's 43rd season, featuring a live performance of Jay Z's Bam alongside Damian Marley, who is also featured on the track in Jay Z's album 4:44. While the incredible performance on its own was enough to get people talking, Jay Z's decision to wear a custom Colin Kaepernick jersey led to the performance trending on social media. 

Colin Kaepernick, then a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, divided the nation in 2016 when he began protesting by initially sitting and then kneeling during the national anthem. Kaepernick explained at the time...