Coldplay will headline the Superbowl half-time show February 7th, 2016 at Levi’s Stadium in California.
— Coldplay (@coldplay) November 23, 2015
They will release their 7th record, A Head Full of Dreams Friday December 4th.
According to the Wall Street Journal:
Pop star Bruno Mars is also slated to perform at the show, sponsored by PepsiCo Inc.,and Beyoncé is in talks to make a guest appearance, according to people familiar with the matter. Beyoncé is one of the guest artists on Coldplay’s new album.
According to the NFL website, they plan to announce more between the Green Bay Packers & Detroit Lions game tonight.
Let’s recap the LACK of rock in the last 5 years of the Superbowl Half-Time Show:
2015: Lenny Kravitz joins Lenny Kravitz for ONE song (Kissed a Girl).
2014: Bruno Mars with one song from Red Hot Chili Peppers (Give it Away)
2012: Madonna & Cee Lo Green
2011: Black Eyed Peas and Usher…with Slash joining Fergie to play guitar for a cover of Sweet Child O Mine.