In February 2022, big names in rap and hip-hop will meet. Five artists who have won 43 Grammy Awards during their careers.
Five legendary voices to succeed The Weeknd who hosted the Super Bowl halftime show last year, just after Jennifer Lopez and Shakira in 2020. California rappers Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg and Kendrick Lamar , as well as Mary J. Blige and Eminem will perform at the next Super Bowl, scheduled for Los Angeles in February 2022, the National American Football League (NFL) announced.
This set will play at home since the majority of the artists are old hip-hop legends of the West Coast of the United States, Eminem, comes to him from Detroit, and only Mary J. Blige, the only woman, was born in New York. Los Angeles will host them on February 13, 2022. It had been since 1993 that the final of the American football championship had not taken place in this city.
Between them, the artists have 43 Grammy Awards . The Super Bowl, airing next season on NBC, is the most-watched event of the year on American television, despite an audience declining to 96.4 million viewers in 2021. The decline has not stopped Record advertising revenue of $ 545 million, according to an estimate by the Kantar firm.
Since 2019, the halftime show has been produced by the Roc Nation group, founded by New York rapper and now wealthy businessman Jay-Z. Now a music mogul, Dr. Dre , Snoop Dogg’s old traveling companion, has already produced all the artists who will be on stage with him. In 2019, Jay-Z explained that he wanted to help the NFL overcome the controversy that followed the protest movement launched by former San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick in 2016, who dropped on one knee to protest against police violence. against African Americans. This gesture cost him the rest of his career.