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The Weeknd To Headline Super Bowl LV Halftime Show

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Grammy Award winning superstar The Weeknd will perform during the Pepsi Super Bowl LV Halftime Show at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay, Florida, on February 7, 2021.

The Pepsi Super Bowl LV Halftime Show, produced by DPS with Roc Nation and Jesse Collins serving as executive producers, will be telecast on CBS. Hamish Hamilton serves as director.

"We all grow up watching the world's biggest acts playing the Super Bowl and one can only dream of being in that position. I'm humbled, honored and ecstatic to be the center of that infamous stage this year," The Weeknd said.

"The Weeknd has introduced a sound all his own. His soulful uniqueness has defined a new generation of greatness in music and artistry," said Shawn "JAY-Z" Carter. "This is an extraordinary moment in time and the Pepsi Super Bowl LV Halftime Show is going to be an extraordinary experience with an extraordinary performer."

"We are thrilled to have The Weeknd join us in Tampa Bay on the Pepsi Halftime Stage," said Brian Rolapp, NFL Chief Media and Business Officer. "Halftime Show performances have a history of excellence and creativity and we look forward to seeing what he will bring to Super Bowl LV."

(Photo: Duncan Loudon)

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