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Eminem, Dr Dre, Mary J. Blige, Snoop Dogg and Kendrick Lamar to headline Super Bowl halftime performance

The long wait is over!

Eminem, Dr Dre and Mary J. Blige will be performing for the first time on stage together at the Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show along with Snoop Dogg and Kendrick Lamar.

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The five music icons - who between them have 43 Grammys - will perform during the half-time of the 2022 football game, which will take place on 13 February at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles.

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"The opportunity to perform at the Super Bowl Halftime show, and to do it in my own backyard, will be one of the biggest thrills of my career," Dr. Dre said in a statement.

The seven-time Grammy winner added that their halftime performance will be an "unforgettable cultural moment."

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"I’m extremely excited to share the stage with my friends for the #PepsiHalftime Show," he added on Instagram.

"This will introduce the next saga of my career. Bigger and Better than Ever!!!"

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Eminem, Dr Dre and Mary J. Blige, Snoop Dogg and Kendrick Lamar will perform together

"Dre day in February," added Eminem.

"THIS WEEK KEEPS GETTING BETTER AND BETTER," shared one excited fan as others simply commented: "omg."

It’s the third year of collaboration between the NFL, Pepsi and Roc Nation, and the first time the game has been played in Los Angeles since 1993.

Roc Nation founder Jay-Z said in a statement that their show will be “history in the making."

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"43 Grammys, 19 No. 1 Billboard albums and 5 legendary artists on the biggest stage in Los Angeles for the #SBLVI #PepsiHalftime show," shared the NFL om social media.

The five artists join a list of celebrated musicians who have played during Super Bowl halftime shows, including Beyoncé, Madonna, Coldplay, Katy Perry, U2, Lady Gaga, Michael Jackson, Jennifer Lopez, Shakira and last year’s performer The Weeknd.

The 2021 Super Bowl was won by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in their first year wirth 43-year-old Tom Brady as quarterback.

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