Skip to main content
  1. Arts & Entertainment
  2. Celebrity

How much will Bruno Mars get paid for his Super Bowl performance?

See also

"Grenade" singer Bruno Mars will be hitting the stage during the halftime show at this year's Super Bowl. He will be joined by the Red Hot Chili Peppers for a performance that will be seen by millions.

Although it seems like a performance worth a lot for such a big-time artist Mars won't be earning anything for the duration of his performance.

The NFL Director of Programming Lawrence Randall told TIME last year in an interview "We’re putting someone up there for 12 and a half minutes in front of the largest audience that any television program garners in the United States." He added "It’s a pretty good deal. It’s the famous win-win for both parties."

Beyonce, last year's performer is among the list of halftime show artists who were not paid for their efforts. They likely view the gig as even more exposure which will lead to an increase in album sales for the year.

This year Bruno Mars, although hesitant to share details about his performance said that he doesn't have any tricks up his sleeve and that he hopes his instruments and songs are enough for the large audience.

For more information visit http://business.time.com/2014/02/02/bruno-mars-red-hot-chili-peppers-sup...

Advertisement

Arts & Entertainment

  • Cuba Gooding Jr.
    After 20 years of wedded bliss, Cuba Gooding Jr. will be heading to divorce court
    Video
    Celebrity Buzz
  • Blake Shelton
    Find out who will be performing at the first iHeartRadio Music Awards
    Music Buzz
  • Jimmy Fallon and Brian Williams
    Jimmy Fallon has struck viral gold with these hilarious video clips
    Camera
    Pop Culture
  • Kristen Wiig
    Exclusive: Kristen Wiig talks 'Secret Life of Walter Mitty,' new on Blu-ray, DVD
    Celebrity Q&A
  • Eminem
    Jam-packed Austin City Limits Music Fest lineup announced
    Festival News
  • Stephen Colbert
    David Letterman and Stephen Colbert talk about 'The Late Show' and much more
    Video
    TV Buzz

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!