Maroon 5, Travis Scott and Big Boi Officially Confirmed to Play Super Bowl Halftime Show

It’s official!

The National Football League reliable a Super Bowl LIII halftime uncover lineup on Sunday, that will embody Maroon 5, Travis Scott and Big Boi!

“It’s official: @maroon5 will take core theatre during @SuperBowl LIII! They will be assimilated by @trvisXX and @BigBoi. #SBLIII,” a fasten wrote on Twitter.

Rumors that Adam Levine’s hit-making outfit would be holding a desired theatre has been present for months. As fas behind as September, ET schooled that Maroon 5 was getting a gig. And in December, a source told ET that Scott would also be personification a high-profile gig.

Just dual mins before a NFL pennyless a sparkling news, Maroon 5 teased a lineup with a shave teasing their opening with a drumline score.

#SBLIII ATL let’s get it!” Big Boi also tweeted.

Previously, Levine has delicately sidestepped a speculation, like during his Nov revisit to Ellen DeGeneres’ speak show.

“What a ruin are we articulate about?” Levine quipped when she asked him about a speculation. “It’s a rumor. we can conjunction endorse nor repudiate a law of this rumor. It’s really a gossip and a rumor’s a gossip that everybody seems to be discussing.”

Later, he seemed to trip adult and plead how a uncover would go, stating, “It’s a Super Bowl. It’s going to be a good eventuality and there’s going to be a band… or an artist of some kind behaving during halftime. And it’s going to be good regardless of whoever it is.”

Soon after today’s announcement, Scott suggested that he, along with a NFL, will be creation a concession to Dream Corps, an classification that is during a forefront of amicable probity issues like shortening jail populations and creating career opportunities for communities.

“I behind anyone who takes a mount for what they trust in,” Scott pronounced in a statement. “I know being an artist that it’s in my energy to inspire. So before confirming a Super Bowl Halftime performance, we done certain to partner with a NFL on this critical donation. we am unapproachable to support Dream Corps and a work they do that will hopefully enthuse and foster change.” 

This could be interpreted as a response to a bashlash that a rapper perceived after reports began surfacing that he was fasten a halftime uncover as a discuss surrounding players like Colin Kaepernick kneeling during a inhabitant anthem continued.

Rapper Soulja Boy spoke with ET in Dec about Scott fasten a prestigious halftime show, and he said that everybody should leave domestic views at a doorway when it comes to sporting events.

“I feel like everybody is entitled to their possess opinion,” he said. “It’s a really wily conditions since we are involving politics with sports, that should not be mixed. It should be a positive, fun, happy thing. You know what I’m saying? And everybody enjoying a football game. It shouldn’t be about all of a debate behind it and a politics.”

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