LONGVIEW, Texas (KETK) – On Monday, an East Texas nation music star launched a brand new music taking purpose at those that take a knee through the Nationwide Anthem.
Neal McCoy debuted his new single, “Take a Knee, My A** (I Will not Take a Knee)” on Fb Reside.
“I have been on 15 USO excursions,” McCoy says. “I’ve entertained our troops in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq and everywhere in the world. So, no, this isn’t a cash seize. This can be a man that believes in our nation, that doesn’t like individuals kneeling, not standing with their palms over their hearts, for the Pledge of Allegiance and the Nationwide Anthem. That is what I am about.”
As of Monday, McCoy has stated the Pledge of Allegiance on social media for 676 consecutive days.
In a video on-line, McCoy additionally talked about the current GQ cowl naming former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick “Citizen of the Yr.”
“If you have not seen it they named their GQ ‘Citizen of the Yr’ for 2017, Colin Kaepernick,” McCoy says. “Now, I did not learn the article, I noticed it once I was driving, I perceive they’re in all probability going to say he is carried out lots for Civil Rights and every little thing, and perhaps he has. Perhaps no matter he was making an attempt to do, with civil unrest, perhaps African People being handled flawed, or not equally, and a few of that is proper. Perhaps that is what he was making an attempt to do. However, taking a knee through the Nationwide Anthem at knowledgeable NFL recreation shouldn’t be the best way to do it.”
The music is accessible now on iTunes.