The Weeknd will tone down its Pepsi Tremendous Bowl LV Halftime Present to maintain it family-friendly.
The ‘Blinding Lights’ hitmaker is prepared for the stage halfway via the NFL ultimate between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs on Sunday (02-07-21).
And the 30-year-old singer has vowed to be “respectful” and never embody any of the gory, violent, and grown-up themes depicted in his current music movies for his album and performances of songs from his acclaimed album, ‘After Hours.’
Talking at a press convention at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida on Thursday (04/02/21), forward of his beginning debut on the sports activities present this weekend, The Weeknd, actual identify Abel Tesfaye, stated : “Positive, you understand. I positively wish to be respectful to viewers at dwelling.
“I’ll proceed to include a part of the story [from his recent music videos and performances]. It’s a very coherent story that I’ve been telling all through this period and all through this yr.
“The story will proceed, however we will certainly hold it PG for households.
“Once more, you’re going to have to observe Sunday. However, you understand, I do not like feeding the viewers. Hopefully they will grasp a few of their very own theories and the conclusion of what the present is saying and the story I am telling and the performing, for positive. “
The ‘Cannot Really feel My Face’ hitmaker additionally revealed that his all-time favourite Tremendous Bowl efficiency was Diana Ross in 1996, joking that he wished he might permit himself to go away the group in a helicopter like ‘I ‘m Coming’. Out ‘hitmaker, 76, did.
Mentioned, “My favourite [Super Bowl halftime performance] it is positively Diana Ross, 1996. Have you ever seen that one?
“She is so glamorous and the present makes me smile, and she or he has an ideal outing with the helicopter. He lands in the midst of the sector, grabs it, and flies into the group, into the clouds.
“I want I might have executed that, I want I had considered it to be trustworthy. We nonetheless have time! However I do not suppose I find the money for to do it, to be trustworthy …
“Diana Ross is my favourite efficiency, I watched her time and again. He liked Prince, clearly. Michael Jackson. Beyoncé. They’re all wonderful. However Diana Ross is unquestionably my favourite efficiency. “