The soul singer and civil rights activist hopes “this National Anthem will bring us all together in a way never before witnessed.”
Earlier reports claimed that the two had a “conversation of mutual respect and understanding.”
The NFL made a $500,000 charitable donation in order to secure Scott’s participation.
The Faith No More frontman will sing at two high-profile events in the coming days
The NFL also remains in negotiations with Cardi B and Big Boi about guest appearances.
Rihanna also declined the NFL’s offer in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick.
Instead, we were left with Maroon 5.
EA Sports video game refuses to acknowledge the quarterback’s National Anthem protest.
Queen Bey made a surprise appearance at SI’s Sportsperson of the Year show to honor the controversial quarterback.
The man who helped bring “wardrobe malfunction” into the lexicon could return to the NFL stage.
Plus, Vedder’s bandmate Mike McCready performs blistering guitar rendition of the Star-Spangled Banner prior to Sunday’s Seahawks-Titans game.
For its part, the NFL says “no decisions have been made on the performer(s).”