“This is how I felt on election night,” tweeted Questlove.
New England Patriots beat the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in last night’s (February 5) dramatic Super Bowl, led by quarterback Tom Brady.
Many Atlanta-born rappers were understandably pained by the result, with many others from the world of hip-hop also sharing their disappointment. Check out a selection below.
Out-of-towners Chief Keef and Mike Will Made It, on the other hand, celebrated the Patriots’ win.
2 Chainz, who posted a photo of himself with Usher at the game, put a positive spin on the night by applauding the Falcons for “a great game,” while Soulja Boy appeared to offer some philosophical reflection.
Despite a petition calling for the NFL to replace Lady Gaga with Migos at the halftime show, the ‘Bad & Boujee’ trio sadly never showed. The audience had to make do with an extravagant, career-spanning set from Gaga instead, which did at least involve a keytar and some aerial drones – watch the performance here.