The anticipation is building as the countdown to the 2024 Super Bowl halftime show featuring none other than the R&B legend, Usher, was announced by the NFL today. The show will be set during the final game in Las Vegas, on February 11th.
With his mesmerizing vocals and iconic dance moves, Usher promises to deliver a performance for the ages. In this blog post, we’ll dive into the songs that absolutely must be on his setlist and dream guest appearances that would make this halftime show truly unforgettable.
The Essential Setlist We’d Love To Hear:
- “Yeah!” (feat. Lil Jon and Ludacris): This chart-topping hit is a must for any Usher performance. Imagine the energy when Lil Jon and Ludacris join him on stage for this timeless anthem.
- “U Got It Bad”: Usher’s soulful ballads are as legendary as his upbeat tracks. “U Got It Bad” is a sentimental favorite that’s bound to tug at the heartstrings of millions.
- “OMG” (feat. will.i.am): A collaboration with the Black Eyed Peas’ frontman, will.i.am, would bring explosive energy to the stage. “OMG” is a party anthem that’s perfect for the Super Bowl crowd.
- “Burn”: Slow things down with the emotional intensity of “Burn.” Usher’s vocal prowess shines in this heart-wrenching ballad.
- “DJ Got Us Fallin’ in Love” (feat. Pitbull): Invite Pitbull to join Usher for this club banger. The dynamic duo would set the stage on fire.
Dream Guest Appearances:
- Beyoncé: A halftime show featuring both Usher and Queen Bey would be the ultimate pop culture moment. Perhaps a surprise duet of their hit “Love in This Club”?
- Justin Timberlake: Reunite these two pop icons for a medley of their collaborations, including “Yeah!” and “Same Girl.”
- Alicia Keys: A soulful duet between Usher and Alicia Keys would be unforgettable. Their combined vocal talents would be nothing short of spectacular.
- Janet Jackson: Imagine a surprise appearance by Janet Jackson to recreate the iconic Super Bowl moment from 2004, but this time with Usher by her side. Talk about a historic reunion!
Usher’s 2024 Super Bowl halftime show promises to be an electrifying spectacle. With an impeccable setlist and dream guest appearances, it has the potential to go down in history as one of the greatest halftime performances ever. The countdown to the big day has begun, and we can’t wait to see Usher light up the stage.