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Santana Might Make an Album with Rick Rubin and Really Wants to Play the Super Bowl

Carlos Santana is fired up. If you thought he might spend the rest of his career raking in hundreds of thousands touring one of his…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 20, 2016

Just Let Kanye West Headline the Super Bowl Halftime Show

The only thing that's known about the Pepsi Super Bowl LI Halftime Show is that it will take place in Houston and it won't feature Adele.
Brian Josephs / August 15, 2016

Adele Says She Declined to Play 2017 Super Bowl Halftime Show, NFL and Pepsi Say They Never Even Asked

Adele performed at the Staples Center in Los Angeles over the weekend, where she addressed some rumors about her potentially performing at next year's Super…
Rachel Brodsky / August 15, 2016

Remembering When Prince Brought the Rain to the Super Bowl

The NFL didn’t deserve Beyoncé, or Michael Jackson, or Whitney Houston. It didn’t deserve Prince. This league profits off men destroying themselves, sees a marketing…
Brian Josephs / April 21, 2016

Coldplay Share Behind-the-Scenes Super Bowl Stories and Perform on ‘The Tonight Show’

Coldplay were the musical guests on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night, and in addition to performing two cuts from their latest album A Head Full of…
James Grebey / March 16, 2016

Here’s Why Beyoncé and Bruno Mars Undeniably Won the Super Bowl Halftime Show

First, everybody give a round of applause for Coldplay, the advertised headliners of the 2016 Super Bowl Halftime Show. They showed up and put in…
SPIN Staff / February 7, 2016

Watch Janelle Monáe Dance to Madonna’s ‘Express Yourself’ in New Super Bowl Ad

Janelle Monáe — part-android, Wondaland Records anchor, and all-around pop star we do not deserve — stars in Pepsi Cola's retro-themed new Super Bowl ad. It…
Brennan Carley / February 4, 2016

Coldplay to Play Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show

Update: As rumored, Bruno Mars is going to perform at the Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show. The "Uptown Funk" singer — who headlined the Super Bowl…
James Grebey / December 3, 2015

OutKast Turned Down Super Bowl Offer Because André 3000 Wouldn’t Shorten Songs

Oh, what could have been. Big Boi revealed today that OutKast were invited to perform at a Super Bowl Halftime Show, but turned down the…
James Grebey / November 5, 2015

Katy Perry Denied Trademark of Left Shark

Rejoice! The heroes at the United States Trademark Office have declared that Left Shark, the incompetent dancing shark that captured the Internet's hearts at the…
James Grebey / April 22, 2015

Missy Elliott to Join Katy Perry Onstage at Super Bowl Halftime Show

Break out the chips 'n' dip: Katy Perry will reportedly welcome Missy Elliott to the stage during her Super Bowl Halftime show performance this Sunday. According…
Rachel Brodsky / January 30, 2015

NFL Confirms That Katy Perry Will Headline Super Bowl Halftime Show

The National Football League has finally announced that Katy Perry will officially headline the 2015 Super Bowl Halftime show. It's a good thing too, because sources…
James Grebey / November 24, 2014

Arcade Fire’s Agent Has Strong Words for NFL’s Pay-to-Play Super Bowl Plan

Representatives for some of music's biggest bands are scratching their heads over the NFL's reported pay-to-play plan that would seemingly sell its Super Bowl Halftime…
Colin Stutz / August 22, 2014

Super Bowl Fans Feel Scandalized By Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Nipples

If history has taught us anything, it's that nipples and the Super Bowl don't mix well. Ten years after Janet Jackson stole the halftime show…
Kyle McGovern / March 13, 2014

Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea Cops to Super Bowl Miming in Classy Letter

Much has been made of Red Hot Chili Peppers appearing to have not even plugged in for their Super Bowl halftime show performance with Bruno…
Marc Hogan / February 5, 2014
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