Sept. 8, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Grammy-award winner
will perform at the
PEPSI SUPER BOWL XLVIII HALFTIME SHOW
on FOX in MetLife Stadium in
East Rutherford, NJ
Sunday, February 2, 2014
, it was announced today.
is a critically acclaimed singer, songwriter, producer and musician. The 14-time Grammy Award nominee and Grammy winner has sold over 115 million singles worldwide. His current album
and his debut album
Doo-Wops & Hooligans
have a combined certification total of 60x platinum worldwide. According to
, Mars scored his first five "Hot 100" No. 1s faster than any male since
. As a singer, songwriter and producer, Mars has an impressive catalog of 22 "Hot 100" hits. Currently,
and his eight-piece band The Hooligans are on a sold-out, 91-city world arena tour.
joined FOX NFL SUNDAY co-hosts
, along with analysts
New York City's
Times Square to make the live nationally-televised announcement just before kickoff of the Sunday afternoon games. Bradshaw (4), Long (1), Johnson (2) and Strahan (1) have a combined eight Super Bowl championships as a player or coach.
This unprecedented announcement is just the beginning. Fans are encouraged to tune into FOX Sports throughout the season to see what surprises
has in store for this historic Halftime Show.
The Pepsi Super Bowl halftime show is the most-watched musical event of the year. More than 110.5 million viewers in the U.S. watched last year's show. The Super Bowl and halftime show will be broadcast worldwide.