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Super Bowl News Archive
It's Official! Katy Perry Will Be Performing The Super Bowl Halftime Show This Year! See Her Glitter-Filled Confirmation!
Woo hoo!!! This is great news!
Bob Costas revealed the news during halftime of Sunday night's Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants game, and Pepsi followed up with a confirmation commercial of their own.
Apparently, when Katy takes the stage it means covering the stadium with glitter and riding a fire-breathing shark!
Ch-ch-check it out (above)!
It looks like the rumors are officially confirmed, y'all!
But just in case you're still a little skeptical, the sexy singer took to Twitter to confirm the super exciting news! Well, kind of…
The NFL Wants Katy Perry, Coldplay Or Rihanna To PAY Big Bucks For The Right To Perform At Next Season’s Super Bowl!
But would they do the same???
The NFL is actually asking the superstar acts to PAY for the privilege to perform during the biggest sporting event on the planet!
Should Weird Al Yankovic Play The Super Bowl Halftime Show? 50,000 Fans And Counting Say YES! With Lorde & Iggy Azalea Too?? It'll Be Unstoppable!
What happens when the entire world has internet and also plays soccer? You have an awesome global convo online!
In fact, Facebook has seen the most users talking about it than during any other sporting event ever! And as for Twitter, it’s well on it’s way to breaking