Atlanta, GA – Maroon 5 made an enormous announcement over the weekend concerning the band’s Tremendous Bowl LIII halftime efficiency. On Sunday (January 13), the pop group shared an Instagram video revealing Outkast luminary Massive Boi has joined the lineup.
Daddy Fats Sax will carry out alongside each Maroon 5 and Travis Scott at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium on February 5.
Scott’s participation yielded a wholesome dose pushback from these boycotting the NFL for its remedy former San Francisco 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick. JAY-Z reportedly tried to speak Scott out collaborating, whereas Meek Mill took his issues to Twitter.
Massive Boi’s involvement has already elicited related outcomes. However, it appears to be like just like the ATLien is wanting ahead to having the ability to signify for his hometown. He posted Maroon 5’s video as nicely with the caption, “#SBLIII ATL let’s get it!”
In response to a 2015 interview with ESPN’s The Dan LeBatard Present, Outkast as soon as turned down an fer to carry out on the Tremendous Bowl. Massive Boi revealed it was in the end André 3000 who determined towards it.
“We had been purported to carry out on the Tremendous Bowl,” Massive Boi mentioned. “However we had two songs, ‘The Approach You Transfer’ and ‘Hey Ya’ and Dre didn’t need to cut up the songs up. He didn’t need to lower the songs. He needed to do each songs. They was like, ‘Y’all can’t do it.’”
Maroon 5, Scott and Massive Boi observe within the footsteps Prince, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Justin Timberlake, Woman Gaga, Coldplay, Katy Perry, Bruno Mars, Beyoncé and Madonna who’ve all beforehand carried out throughout the famed halftime present.
Twitter is lighting up with reactions to the announcement. Some followers want organizers would simply ditch Maroon 5 for Outkast, whereas others are upset Massive Boi signed on in any respect.
Try some the reactions beneath.