On Thursday (September 30), Pepsi, the NFL and Roc Nation announced the line-up for the Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show at the SoFi Stadium on Feb. 13.
It was revealed that Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, and Kendrick Lamar will be the headliners at the halftime show, which Jay-Z addressed in a statement.
“On February 13, 2022, at the Super Bowl LVI in Inglewood, California, in the new SoFi Stadium, Dr. Dre, a musical visionary from Compton, Snoop Dogg, an icon from Long Beach and Kendrick Lamar, a young musical pioneer in his own right, also from Compton, will take center field for a performance of a lifetime. They will be joined by the lyrical genius, Eminem, and the timeless Queen, Mary J. Blige. This is the Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show. This is history in the making.”
Dr. Dre also released a statement in light of the announcement, “The opportunity to perform at the Super Bowl Halftime show, and to do it in my own backyard, will be one of the biggest thrills of my career. I’m grateful to JAY-Z, Roc Nation, the NFL, and Pepsi as well as Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige and Kendrick Lamar for joining me in what will be an unforgettable cultural moment.”