Justin Timberlake can dance, however we already knew that. He can sing, too. However the former boy band member didn’t show something new on the Tremendous Bowl.
A loud, cluttered halftime present was choreographed inside an inch of its life, with Timberlake backed by dancers performing a few of his largest hits, together with “Rock Your Physique,” “SexyBack,” “My Love,” “Cry Me a River” and “Go well with and Tie.”
The present solely slowed down for Prince’s “I Would Die four U,” with footage from the Purple One’s personal Tremendous Bowl efficiency, however the Minneapolis honor was misplaced amid a weekend of controversy.
Rumors circulated within the days earlier than the massive recreation that Timberlake was planning for a hologram of Prince to affix him on the halftime present, however the concept was met with quick backlash from the late rocker’s family and friends.
Absent from Timberlake’s efficiency was Janet Jackson, who some speculated could be invited as a 2004 do-over.
However the “Rhythm Nation” singer formally struck down reviews in an announcement on Saturday.
“To place to relaxation any hypothesis or rumors as as to whether I will probably be performing on the Tremendous Bowl tomorrow: I can’t,” she wrote on Twitter. “Thanks on your assist and I do stay up for seeing you all very quickly.”