Lady Gaga affirmed the news by means of Twitter Thursday, September 29, composing, “It’s not a deception. The bits of gossip are valid. This year the SUPER BOWL goes GAGA! @nfl @FOXTV @pepsi #PERFECTILLUSION #GAGASUPERBOWL.”
Taking after much hypothesis, the “Ideal Illusion” artist, 30, has authoritatively marked on to perform at the 51st yearly football title occasion at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, on February 5, 2017.
Lady Gaga sang the national anthem at Super Bowl 2016.
This is Lady Gaga’s second time performing on the Super Bowl stage. Earlier this year, she sang the National Anthem while major artists like Coldplay, Beyoncé and Bruno Mars dominated the halftime show. More than 116.5 million viewers in the U.S. watched the last show, according to the NFL.
The Super Bowl will take place in Houston on Feb. 5, 2017.
This will be the Bad Romance singer’s second time performing at the Super Bowl. She sang the “National Anthem” last February.
Gaga’s fifth studio album, Joanne, debuts Oct. 21. The singer is also a Golden Globe winning actress and currently stars in Ryan Murphy’s sixth season of American Horror Story.
Super Bowl LI will be on Sunday, Feb.5 Lady Gaga will join sportscaster Curt Menefee and Michael Strahan on the FOX NFL pregame show on Oct. 2 to reveal her plans for the halftime show.
“Lady Gaga is one of the most electric performers of our generation, and we couldn’t be happier with the choice to have her headline the Super Bowl LI Halftime Show,” said John Entz, Fox Sports president and executive producer, in a statement. “It is going to be an incredible night.”
Gaga’s fifth studio album, Joanne, debuts Oct. 21, and she currently stars in Ryan Murphy’s sixth season of American Horror Story. After joining Murphy’s FX anthology series last season, she has appeared in two episodes, so far, of season six as a special guest-star. She won a Golden Globe for her performance as the Countess in AHS season five.