Rihanna has confirmed she will be headlining the 2023 Super Bowl half-time show.
The singer, 34, announced the big news Sunday by sharing a photo of her tattooed arm clasping a football. The post received nearly 700 thousand likes in the first 20 minutes including one from Lizzo, who wrote ‘screaming.’
The NFL also Tweeted the big news with the same snap and the message ‘Let’s GO-#SBLVII’
This comes after the Diamonds singer turned down the opportunity to perform at the Super Bowl in 2019. The superstar said she declined the invitation because of the way Colin Kaepernick had been treated.
The former San Francisco 49er refused to stand for the US national anthem at the beginning of games to protest police brutality and racial inequality. After he became a free agent, no teams signed him.
The quarterback sued the NFL in November 2017, accusing team owners of collusion in not hiring him