Super Bowl halftime shows have to be the hardest thing in the world to put together. How on earth are you supposed to please over million people at the same time? With that degree of difficulty, you have to really go for it.
There was however a small group of people who sympathised with Levine, saying his dancing was extremely relatable. I find Adam Levine relatable in the sense that he looks just as awkward as me and every other white guy when he tries dancing at a rap show. Adam Levine dancing with Travis Scott looks like me trying to fit in at a party.
Football fans might not realize it, but plenty of Americans only attend Super Bowl parties for seven-layer dip, liberal drinking, and the nationally televised pop concert otherwise known as the Super Bowl halftime show. For decades, the show would simply feature a college marching band or two, with a performance by Andy Williams or Up With People tossed in for good measure, but that all changed in The mode has always been pastiche, combining disparate elements into a cohesive whole that celebrates American culture and zeitgeist.
People hoping that Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott were going to get engaged during the Super Bowl half-time show weren't the only fans left disappointed, after viewers took to Twitter to voice their opinions about Maroon 5's performance. Fronted by Adam Levine, the band's gig involved assists from Travis Scott and a gospel choir, renditions of their hits like 'Girls Like You' and 'She Will Be Loved', a lot of awkward dad-dancing, and the singer eventually taking his shirt off to reveal his heavily tattooed torso. The Guardian called this bit a "last-ditch attempt at some gravitas after several minutes of unenthusiastic guitar-strumming and hip-gyrating" while Cosmo US said the whole thing was "too much for anyone with eyeballs to handle".
It would seem after the now legendary Janet Jackson Superbowl halftime show where the performer accidentally flashed everyone for 2. This year the producers found a seemingly perfect solution, the super popular, non-controversial, all around likable, and family friendly Black Eyed Peas. This also marked the first time a woman was allowed to perform on stage since Ms.
Updated: August 9, am. What do Indiana Jones, the Blues Brothers and wardrobe malfunctions have in common? They were all parts of some of the worst Super Bowl halftime shows of all time.
Will this Super Bowl halftime show live up to or, we asks nervously, even exceed expectations? Good question. History tells us that major talent does not always a good performance make, and literally anything can happen.
The Super Bowl halftime show is the ultimate one-off gig -- unless you're Justin friggin' Timberlake. When JT takes the stage Sunday at U. Bank Stadium in icy Minneapolis, he'll make halftime history as the only performer to do the Super Bowl three-peat.
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