Image: Beyoncé at Super Bowl 50, image credits: Arnie Papp, Flickr.
Over the years Beyoncé’s Super Bowl performances have become the stuff of legend, and her electrifying sets have left audiences spellbound. Here, we take an in-depth look at Queen Bey’s iconic halftime shows.
Last updated: 07/06/23 at 9:32 am
Beyoncé is a name that needs no introduction. The music mogul has become one of the biggest and most popular solo artists on the planet since departing from Destiny's Child in 2005.
Queen Bey has sold over 200 million records worldwide, making her one of the best-selling female artists of all time. The singer also has seven number-1 albums to her name as well as numerous awards and accolades. For an in-depth look at Beyoncé’s awards and accolades, check out our blog.
The international pop icon has taken the world by storm with her electrifying voice and stunning stage presence. Over the years, she has graced the stage at several Super Bowl halftime shows, leaving audiences spellbound with her incredible performances.
In this article, we will take a closer look at some of Queen Bey's most memorable Super Bowl halftime shows, as well as how you can see her live and in style.Register your interest for Beyoncé VIP tickets
What Is The Super Bowl Halftime Show?
The Super Bowl is one of the most highly-anticipated annual events in the United States.
It’s held on the first Sunday in February and is the final game of the National Football League (NFL) season, contested by the two best teams in the league to decide who is the real cream of the crop.
Along with the excitement of the actual game, the Super Bowl halftime show has become one of the most eagerly-anticipated events of the day. Over the years, some of the biggest names in the music industry have taken to the stage to perform.
The halftime show has become known for its elaborate stage designs, stunning visuals, and unforgettable performances. Artists such as Michael Jackson, Coldplay, The Who, Maroon 5, The Weeknd, Snoop Dogg and Bruno Mars have captivated audiences with their iconic voices and electrifying stage presence.
With millions of viewers tuning in from around the world, it is one of the largest and most prestigious stages for any musician to perform on.
Beyoncé Featuring Destiny's Child - Super Bowl XLVII (2013)
Beyoncé first graced the stage at the Super Bowl halftime show in 2013. She performed alongside her Destiny's Child bandmates Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams, making it a reunion of sorts for the legendary girl group.
The trio performed some of their biggest hits, including ‘Bootylicious’ and ‘Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)’. This performance was a big moment for Beyoncé as it marked her return to the stage after taking a hiatus to focus on her family.
The performance also marked a turning point in the history of the Super Bowl halftime show, as it shifted from primarily featuring rock and pop bands to showcasing some of the biggest names in R&B, hip-hop, and pop music.
Beyoncé's performance set the bar high for future Super Bowl halftime shows and established her as a trailblazer in the music industry.
Queen Bey’s Super Bowl XLVII performance was a tour de force that showcased her exceptional talent, showmanship, and impact on the entertainment industry. It will forever be remembered as one of the most memorable and entertaining halftime shows in Super Bowl history.
Beyoncé with Bruno Mars & Coldplay - Super Bowl 50 (2016)
The Queen of Pop took the halftime stage once again in 2016, alongside Coldplay and Bruno Mars, delivering a powerful medley of her hit songs that showcased her exceptional voice and dynamic dance moves.
Her performance was a standout moment in an already exciting Super Bowl halftime show, as she sang hit songs such as ‘Crazy In Love’ and ‘Freedom’ with her signature energy and passion.
Beyoncé's performance was met with widespread praise from audiences and critics alike, who were impressed by her incredible stage presence and powerful vocals.
In addition to her musical performance, the singer used her Super Bowl platform to make a political statement, as her song ‘Formation’ was seen as a call for social and political justice. This bold move solidified her status as a fearless and socially conscious artist who uses her platform for positive change.
Queen Bey’s performance at Super Bowl 50 once again raised the bar for future Super Bowl halftime shows and proved why she is one of the most revered and respected artists in the music industry.
Is Beyoncé performing in 2023?
Off the back of her 2022 album ‘Renaissance’, Queen Bey has recently embarked on a blockbuster world tour in the second half of 2023.
The singer will took to the stage in stadiums and arenas across the world, which included seven huge UK shows at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, Principality Stadium, BT Murrayfield Stadium, the Stadium of Light.
The tour was her first visit to UK shores in almost five years, and British fans of the singer finally got the chance to hear her play hits such as ‘Formation’ and ‘Hold Up’ live.
How to see Beyoncé live and in Luxury
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- VIP red carpet entry to the venue.
- Exclusive use of a 12 seater suite.
- Premium padded seating with unrivalled views of the stage.
- Champagne reception drink on arrival.
- Unlimited complimentary drinks.
- Table service bar facilities and dedicated host.
- A professional photographer to photograph your experience.
- Access to exclusive post show parties with a live DJ.
- Commemorative gifts.
- Access to private toilet facilities and VIP lounges.
- A selection of delicious freshly cooked meals.
- Access to private bars serving a range of premium beverages.
*These inclusions are based on all of the different packages available at Beyoncé's venues, so inclusions will vary depending on choice of package and venue.
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How Can I Get to Super Bowl LVII?
Super Bowl LVII is shaping up to be one of the most fierce championship contests in years, as 2020's winners the Kansas City Chiefs and the Philadelphia Eagles go head to head in a titanic clash at the State Farm Stadium in Arizona. For all the info on the Chiefs' path to Super Bowl LIV glory, check out our blog.
The show will also see music and fashion icon Rihanna make her long-awaited return to the stage in the Super Bowl halftime show.
Seat Unique is delighted to offer fans the chance to watch one of the greatest sporting events on earth from the best seats in the house and with an added level of luxury, with a VIP hospitality package.
With a VIP hospitality package, you will enjoy a whole host of luxury benefits such as*:
- Premium lower bowl seating.
- NFL legend appearances.
- An open-air pre-game party.
- A premium open bar.
- A celebrity chef-curated menu.
- A tailgate fair.
*Inclusions will vary depending on your choice of package.
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