Swap his cleats for a microphone! Almost seven months after Antonio BrownThe Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ release has gone viral, he’s planning his next gig.
The footballer, 34, was spotted performing at the Rolling Loud Festival in Miami on Friday July 22. “Love Love,” he captioned instagram pictures from his concert. Brown wore orange overalls as he sang his new single “Put That S—t On” on his Paradigm registration.
Florida native Rolling Loud’s surprise gig makes him the first athlete to perform at the festival, which has also seen sets like Kid Cudi and Kanye West.
“AB has been in the conversation for the best in the world at something, made millions and has now performed at a major festival. He LIVED,” one social media user wrote via Twitter at the time.
Another one Noted“This is probably one of the best songs an athlete has ever written. Just to be clear, I’m only comparing myself to other athletes.
The wide receiver previously made headlines in January after he abruptly took off his jersey and walked off the field in the middle of the Bucs’ game against the New York Jets.
“He’s not a Buc anymore”, Tampa Bay head coach Bruce Ariens told reporters after the game, in which the Florida-based team won. “That’s the end of the story. Let’s talk about the guys who were there and won the game.
A few days later, the Dancing with the stars alum noted via a lengthy statement that he was let go from the team after an ankle injury, saying he had to play through the pain. (The Bucs have since denied his allegations.)
“First of all, I would like to express my gratitude to the Bucs, the fans and my teammates. The Bucs helped me get back to productive football after struggling through what could have ended my career. We worked together to resolve these difficulties, and I will always appreciate that. To be on a Super Bowl champion team and then a contender is a dream come true,” Brown said in his social media statement at the time. “I make mistakes. I work on myself and have positive influences around me. But one thing I don’t do is be afraid to play hard on the pitch. ‘accused of not giving it your all in every game.
He continued, “I didn’t give up. I was cut. I did not leave my brothers. I was expelled. Being kicked out for sustaining a painful injury was bad enough. Then came their ‘turn’. The coach denied on national television that he knew about my ankle. It’s 100% incorrect. Not only did he know that I had missed several games because of the injury, but he and I exchanged texts a few days before the game where he clearly acknowledged my injury.