Best Super Bowl Halftime Shows
The Top Ten
. . . excellent, exciting performance; professionalism in spite of challenging conditions (weather, which actually enhanced the performance); Prince worked well with the band and selected good songs that fit with keeping up the spirit of a Superbowl game. . .
U2 was great, especially coming after 9/11, but Prince put on a better show. For once the music took center stage.
To end the show so with so much energy makes this a deserving halftime show.
Best ever hands downV 7 Comments
No guests, no over produces show, Gaga showing what she is made of
ABSOLUTELY AMAZING! Done ALL by herself to show what she's made of!
Did it all herself and better than those with several guests.
Awesome.V 7 Comments
Without a shadow of a doubt, the best halftime show EVER. How can we forget The Streets have no name with the 9/11 backdrop.
Few can argue the greatness of U2, and few can argue greatness of the show.
Tear dropping amazing show, was not fancy either.
That Beautiful Day performance was legendary. - ZeroBlaster
A household name, a great set list selection, and a wonderful halftime show.
Best superbowl in the world really
#10? Are you kidding me?! Put this at #1 right now.
The best in my opinion. theis performence changed the way of super bowl forever.V 1 Comment
Expectations met and even went beyond with the reunion with Destiny's Child! Not underwhelming nor overwhelming. It was great!
Beyoncé almost never fails to put on a good concert, and the same goes for this halftime show.
Bey is QUEEN
She was absolutely amazing. Displayed near perfect vocals, her stage presence was other wordly and that engery just can't be beat!
No question the greatest pure performance! This was classic Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band, actual got the crowd involved I singing the songs, didn't distract the performance with other props and artists, and the music was absolutely phenomenal!
From the Cardinals and Steelers introduction, through the energy roaring in the stadium, to the thrilling fireworks at the end of 'Glory Days', this show had the crowd on their feet the entire time.
Why isn't this higher?!?!? It was by far the best performance
Why is Timberlake in the 2018 one. - PanthersFTWpatriotsFTL
The nipplegate made history. - ZeroBlaster
"better have you naked by the end of this song! " (rips off janet's top, exposing her breast on live T.V.)
that moment was classic!
Bruno mars and the red hot chilli peppers had a lot of energy - Ajkloth
Love this one - PanthersFTWpatriotsFTL
A protective choice by the NFL after "nipplegate", still managed to keep the crowd engaged thoroughly.
This is the best Superbowl & Katy Perry blew away the stage...
Part of that was censored.
I'm voting for this because the heartbreakers played during the super bowl where the patriots failed to complete the undefeated season. It's ironic actually.
RIP Tom Petty. While I hated the result of the game itself, the halftime show was great.
Everything was okay until Beyonce ruined it. Instead of performing a song called "Formation", why not sing her previous hits such as "Irreplaceable" or "Diva". Seriously? Forget what the critics said all about Coldplay. Of course, Coldplay unfortunately had to condense their songs in a few seconds to make room for Bruno Mars' Uptown Funk, Beyonce's Formation, and jam pack everything else in about 15 minutes on stage.
So much better than the ghastly mess that is the halftime show with Katy Perry. No stupid sharks or lions, just great music. At least with the show this year, it has been projected to the world that Coldplay actually has fans in real life, can you believe it?
This was awesome, I don't know why there was so much controversy. I was nearly in tears when I watched it. Incredible. - micahisthebest
Easily the best
A string of great hits, and then helicoptering of the stage, what a way to end the show.
Could have been a better quality show if there were less people to keep track of on stage.
Madonna is queen
The set list which featured their greatest hits provides a boost in the rankings.
Well played. The Who is one of the best rock 'n roll bands to hit the stage.
It was ok.
Whoever made this list did it wrong! Katy Perry performed last year in super bowl 49. Bruno mars and red hot chili peppers performed in super bowl 48. - steelers1979
Not much to say, just a mediocre show.
BBVD definitely needs more recognition
Not as bad as people claim it to be, but JT could have did better. - ZeroBlaster
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Top Remixes (9)
2. Super Bowl 48 (Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Bruno Mars)
3. Super Bowl 48 (Katy Perry, and Missy Elliott)
3. Madonna,LMFAO,Nicki Minaj,Cee Lo Green
2. Super Bowl 27 (Michael Jackson)
3. Super Bowl 41 (Prince)
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