Super Bowl: Maroon 5, Big Boi and Travis Scott to perform

Heather Diaz
January 14, 2019

And rappers Travis Scott and Big Boi will be featured guests on stage.

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Scott came under fire when he and Maroon 5 agreed to perform at the halftime show in light of protests supporting Colin Kaepernick and the Black Lives Matter movement. The announcement was made by the official NFL Twitter account yesterday.

Pop superstar Rihanna also reportedly put a quick end to any Super bowl appearances to show support for Kaepernick.

In September, sources told ET that Maroon 5 was chosen as the Super Bowl LIII halftime performer. "I know being an artist that it's in my power to inspire".

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U.S. media reported in October that Pop superstar Rihanna declined an offer to headline the show because she supported former National Football League quarterback Colin Kaepernick and his protest against racial injustice. In partnership with the league, Scott, 26, will make a $500,000 contribution to Dream Corps, a non-profit organization that champions social justice.

Super Bowl LIII will be broadcast on CBS and and streamed on CBSSports.com on Sunday, February 3.

A rapidly growing petition, launched months ago by fan Israel Colunga, has since garnered more than 1.1 million signatures in support of having the song performed during the Super Bowl's halftime show as a means of paying respect to Hillenburg's legacy and his "contributions to a generation of children".

What would be your ideal setlist for this year's Super Bowl halftime show? Actress Amy Schumer had also, in October a year ago, appealed to the band to pull out of performing, in what is the most-watched show on television.

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