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Usher, 44, is ready to be the headline performer on the halftime present for Super Bowl LVIII in February 2024. The thrilling information was introduced by the NFL, Roc Nation and Apple Music on Sunday. The huge recreation will happen at Allegiant Stadium in Paradise, NV, which is simply outdoors of Las Vegas and residential to the Las Vegas Raiders.
“It’s an honor of a lifetime to lastly verify a Super Bowl efficiency off my bucket record. I can’t wait to convey the world a present not like the rest they’ve seen from me earlier than,” Usher stated in an announcement, per The Hollywood Reporter. “Thank you to the followers and everybody who made this chance occur. I’ll see you actual quickly.”
Several Instagram movies had been launched to announce and promote Usher’s huge upcoming look and so they featured a few of Hollywood and the NFL’s greatest stars, together with Kim Kardashian, Odell Beckham Jr., Deion Sanders, and Marshawn Lynch. In each, the acquainted faces had been relaying the information to Usher that he can be the halftime performer as he sat in a studio and acted stunned and thrilled.
The information of Usher’s upcoming large efficiency comes as he’s been taking part in to offered out crowds throughout his My Way The Las Vegas Residency exhibits. The performances have been getting rave evaluations and has featured many movie star company within the viewers, together with Kim and actress Keke Palmer. He’s simply one in every of many artists who’ve discovered success with a Las Vegas residency. One different current artist has been Adele, who has additionally been getting rave evaluations.
Usher being chosen because the Super Bowl’s subsequent halftime performer doesn’t come as an excessive amount of of a shock contemplating his unimaginable and spectacular music profession. He is the winner of eight Grammy Awards and has offered 80 million albums worldwide, since his debut on the music scene as a young person in 1994. Some of his a number of primary hits embody “Nice & Slow,” “Yeah!,” and “U Remind Me.” He is the one Super Bowl halftime present performer for 2024 that has been introduced at the moment. It’s unclear if others shall be added to the roster.