The 2022 Super Bowl is still months away but this season’s halftime show performance has already been revealed. The NFL and Roc Nation announced that Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, and Kendrick Lamar will take the world’s biggest stage and perform at the 2022 Super Bowl halftime show. Super Bowl LVI will air live on NBC and Peacock on Sunday, February 13, 2022 at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, CA.
Collectively, Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, and Kendrick Lamar have released 22 number one Billboard albums and have won 44 Grammy Awards. Eminem leads the way with 15 of his own while Kendrick Lamar has 13, Mary J. Blige has 9 and Dr. Dre has 7. The 2022 Super Bowl Halftime Show will mark the first time the five artists perform together on stage.
More from the NFL press release:
On February 13, 2022, at the Super Bowl LVI in Inglewood, CA, 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, said Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter. “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.
Who performed the 2021 Super Bowl halftime show?
Last season, The Weeknd headlined the 2021 Super Bowl halftime show in Tampa, FL and performed his hits including “Can’t Feel My Face,” “I Feel it Coming” and “Blinding Lights.” The Weeknd did not bring out any special guests one year after 2020 Super Bowl Halftime Show performers Jennifer Lopez and Shakira brought out Bad Bunny and J Balvin.
Every Super Bowl Halftime Show since 2010
2021: The Weeknd
2020: Jennifer Lopez and Shakira
2019: Maroon 5, Travis Scott, Big Boi
2018: Justin Timberlake, The Tennessee Kids, University of Minnesota Marching Band
2017: Lady Gaga
2016: Coldplay, Beyonce, Bruno Mars
2015: Katy Perry, Lenny Kravitz and Missy Elliott
2014: Bruno Mars, Red Hot Chili Peppers
2011: The Black Eyed Peas, Usher, Slash
2010: The Who
When and where is the 2022 Super Bowl?
Super Bowl 56 will be televised by NBC on Sunday, February 13, 2022 and can be streamed live with the NBC Sports App and Peacock. Although NBC was originally scheduled to broadcast the 2021 game and CBS had the 2022 Super Bowl, the two networks swapped years in order for NBC to have both the Super Bowl and Winter Olympics in 2022.