The Weeknd Set to Perform 2021 Super Bowl Halftime Show

first_img“It’s really hard for me to celebrate right now and enjoy this moment so I’m just gonna say justice for Jacob Blake and justice for Breonna Taylor,” he stated at the August show. “Thank you.”Past Super Bowl halftime show performers include Madonna, Beyoncé, Coldplay, Katy Perry, U2, Lady Gaga, Michael Jackson and 2020’s pairing of Shakira and Jennifer Lopez.Listen to Watch With Us to hear more about your favorite shows and for the latest TV news!- Advertisement – – Advertisement – “We all grow up watching the world’s biggest acts playing the Super Bowl and one can only dream of being in that position,” the singer, whose real name is Abel Tesfaye, said in a statement on Thursday. “I’m humbled, honored and ecstatic to be the center of that infamous stage.”This is the second year that the halftime show is created by NFL, Pepsi and Roc Nation. “The Weeknd has introduced a sound all his own,” Jay-Z, founder of Roc Nation, said in a statement. “His soulful uniqueness has defined a new generation of greatness in music and artistry. This is an extraordinary moment in time and the Pepsi Super Bowl LV Halftime Show is going to be an extraordinary experience with an extraordinary performer.”The Canada native may make a statement during his performance, as he did at the 2020 MTV VMAs. He took home two Moonpersons — Best R&B and Video of the Year — and didn’t make a full acceptance speech either time.- Advertisement –center_img Although the 2021 Super Bowl may look a bit different than past years, one thing will remain: A huge star(boy) will hit the stage for the Pepsi halftime show.The Weeknd was announced as the official performer on Thursday, November 12. The three-time Grammy winner, 30, is set to take the stage on Sunday, February 7, at the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, for Super Bowl LV.The Weeknd performs at the Global Citizen Festival The Weeknd Announced as 2021 Super Bowl Halftime PerformerThe Weeknd performs at the Global Citizen Festival in New York on September 29, 2018. Adela Loconte/Shutterstock- Advertisement –last_img read more

Hazard, Vinicius Junior ready for Real Madrid against Alaves

first_img Meanwhile, there had been fears earlier on Thursday that Real Madrid forward Vinicius would not be available after his coronavirus test had produced an error, meaning he had to wait for the results of a follow-up test to be completed – which turned out negative – before he could return to train with teammates. Both key forwards are now available for selection for Friday night’s clash with Alaves – who sit just three points above the drop zone and who have lost six of their last seven games. Promoted ContentWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?2020 Tattoo Trends: Here’s What You’ll See This YearBest Car Manufacturers In The World7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The Universe7 Mind-Boggling Facts About Black HolesYou’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of Anime5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?6 Extreme Facts About HurricanesCan Playing Too Many Video Games Hurt Your Body?5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever Made Eden Hazard will return to Real Madrid’s starting line-up for Friday night’s crucial clash against Alaves while Vinicius Junior is also available for selection. The details are highlighted by the front pages of the Friday editions of both Marca and Diario AS, which claim both forwards are available for selection for Zinedine Zidane’s side. Hazard had to sit out the recent victories over Getafe and Athletic Club Bilbao with a foot injury, but is now in-line to make just his 14th La Liga start in a season marred by injuries. Read Also: Ronaldo shows off ripped body as he recovers from AC Milan loss The Basque side parted company with coach Asier Garitano this week with Juan Muniz appointed until the end of the campaign. Alaves still have Getafe, Real Betis and Barcelona to play and suddenly are in the midst of a relegation battle following Mallorca’s win over Levante on Thursday. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 center_img Loading… The Belgian’s availability for the club throughout his debut campaign has been the focus of Real Madrid news for months and his return will bolster the side’s attack for the vital run-in.last_img read more