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10 Remarkable Super Bowl Halftime Performances

The NFL’s annual championship has long drawn star musicians to entertain audiences IRL or remotely.

Shakira (L) and Jennifer Lopez perform onstage during the Pepsi Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show at Hard Rock Stadium on February 02, 2020 in Miami, Florida. | Getty Images
Shakira (L) and Jennifer Lopez perform onstage during the Pepsi Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show at Hard Rock Stadium on February 02, 2020 in Miami, Florida. | Getty Images

With every NFL championship comes a reason for fans and non-fans alike to tune in: the halftime show. This year, The Weekend is expected to perform solo.

Here are some of the best performances in the event’s more than 50 years of history:

Janet Jackson, Justin Timberlake, P Diddy, Nelly, Jessica Simpson and Kid Rock (2004) 

Lady Gaga (2017) 

Diana Ross (1996) 

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band (2009) 

Beyoncé (2013)

Shakira & J. Lo (2020) 

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers (2008)

*NSYNC, Britney Spears, Aerosmith, Mary J. Blige, Nelly (2001)

Coldplay, BeyoncĂ©, Bruno Mars, Mark Ronson, & Gustavo Dudame (2016)

Prince (2007)

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