Usher In Talks With Justin Bieber For Super Bowl Halftime Show Performance


Usher has been in direct talks with Justin Bieber about the possibility of sharing the stage during the upcoming Super Bowl Halftime show. Sources with direct knowledge have revealed that Usher personally reached out to Bieber to discuss the potential collaboration, with no intermediaries involved in the discussions.

Key Takeaway

Usher has personally reached out to Justin Bieber to discuss the possibility of a joint performance at the Super Bowl Halftime show, adding to the anticipation surrounding the event.

Usher’s Mentorship and Relationship with Bieber

Usher’s interest in having Bieber join him on stage is rooted in their longstanding relationship, as Usher played a pivotal role in mentoring Bieber when the latter was just 13 years old. Alongside manager Scooter Braun, Usher has been instrumental in guiding Bieber’s career, and the two have remained close ever since.

Justin Bieber’s Recent Performances and Health

Justin Bieber, who recently halted his “Justice” world tour due to health reasons, has made select appearances at one-off events, including a performance at the NHL All-Star Weekend in Toronto. This decision came after Bieber was diagnosed with Ramsay Hunt Syndrome, prompting him to cancel the remaining tour dates.

Potential Lineup for the Super Bowl Halftime Show

While Usher is confirmed to perform at the Super Bowl Halftime show alongside Lil Jon and Ludacris, there are also speculations about Alicia Keys potentially joining the lineup. The addition of Justin Bieber to the performance would undoubtedly generate significant excitement among fans and viewers alike.