The NFL is keeping who will perform during halftime at the 51st Super Bowl in February 2017 close to its vest, leading many to wonder just who will it be.
US Weekly reported that Lady Gaga had gotten the coveted spot, but a spokesperson with the NFL denied the rumor. in a statement to the Washington Post. (RELATED: Lady Gaga Wears Incredibly Short Shorts While Out In London)
“We have had conversations with several fantastic artists about the Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show. However, at this point we do not have a final decision,” Natalie Ravitz said. “We’re happy there is so much excitement about the show.” (RELATED: Lady Gaga Voices Support For Black Lives Matter After Police Shoot Paul O’Neal)
Soulful British singer Adele had also been rumored to be picked for the top spot, but later said she didn’t feel she was a good fit.
“First of all, I’m not doing the Super Bowl,” Adele said. “I mean, come on, that show is not about music. And I don’t really put on. … I can’t dance or anything like that. They were very kind, they did ask me, but I said no.”
Kanye West is another one whose name has been mentioned, as fans have been pushing for the rapper to headline the big show.
The 51st Super Bowl is scheduled for Feb. 5, 2017, but just who will perform is still unclear.