Maroon 5, Travis Scott and Big Boi joined the elite list of acts who have been fortunate enough to perform at the annual Super Bowl event. They join acts such as Justin Timberlake (2018), Lady Gaga (2017), Coldplay, Beyonce and Bruno Mars in 2016, Katy Perry, Lenny Kravitz and Missy Elliot in 2015, Madonna (2012) and more. Despite many controversies that stole the spotlight away from the actual game, Super Bowl LII was lit with fire for these three acts.
Pepsi Halftime Show alone has created more buzz than the actual Super Bowl game in this year’s edition. And all because they did not sneak in a 1 minute 22-second tribute clip of “Sweet Victory” from SpongeBob SquarePants to honour its late creator Stephen
More controversy has been sparked for Adam Levine of Maroon 5 removing his shirt during the show and exposing his tattoos. Twitter exploded with snarky comments about this little stunt he pulled. Other than that, Maroon 5’s setlist included a tribute to ‘Songs About Jane,’ with “This Love” and “Harder To Breathe,” along with a choir-backed “Girls Like You” rendition. They also performed “She Will Be Loved,” “Moves Like Jagger” and “Sugar.”
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New England Patriots won the 2019 Super Bowl over Los Angeles Rams by 13 to 3, just FYI.