Adele Confirms Turning Down ‘Super Bowl 51’ Halftime Show Gig
Adele says she’s turned down an offer to perform at the 2017 Super Bowl half-time show in America.
The singer told an audience at her LA gig that she was asked to perform.
“First of all, I’m not doing the Super Bowl,” Adele said from the stage. I mean, that show is not about music. I can’t dance or anything like that. They were very kind, they did ask me, but I did say no.” But the NFL and sponsor Pepsi deny making Adele an offer to perform.In a joint statement published on the Billboard website, they said: “The NFL and Pepsi are big fans of Adele.”We have had conversations with several artists about the Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show.