Super Bowl LVIII marks an important moment in the career of Usher because he had the chance to be the main star of the halftime show. The singer and music producer took advantage of the great exposure he had to recall his hits from the 2000s and share the stage with his friends, such as Alicia Keys, Ludacris, and Lil Jon, with whom he collaborated on music..
In addition, the 45-year-old American wants to pay tribute to Michael Jackson, who is known all over the world for his music and way of dancing. Because of this, the “Yeah” and “OMG” singer led the choreographies imitated by his dance team, offering a performance in which he sought to entertain NFL fans.
Usher, in the style of Michael Jackson or Walter Mercado?
However, not everything is smooth sailing for Usher because social networks have received a lot of reviews. Some users said that the halftime show was “boring,” in addition to showing that there was too much left, although the singer had many guests, especially Alicia Keys, who is the winner of several Grammy Awards.
But that’s not all because the appearance of the leader of the halftime show is also the source of ridicule and memes. On Twitter, many people commented that in his first outfit, Usher seemed to pay tribute to Walter Mercado because the dress is completely white and has a cape like the one worn by the late astrologer.
For other users of X, called today on Twitter, Usher’s white dress is a recreation of the appearance of the late Mexican singer. While other people said she copied the dress from Juan Gabrielso, the Michael Jackson tribute was left.
How much did Usher win in Super Bowl LVIII?
The Super Bowl is a huge event that attracts the attention of more than 100 million people, which means that the money flow is safe. Because of this, the artists performing in the halftime show They don’t get paid; they make money, even if it is for a while, and that generates income because their content is copied on platforms like YouTube and Spotify.
So, Usher He did not charge a penny. However, the artist hopes to have a breakthrough in his music career because his best moment was in 2000. This explains why his name was not very popular when it was confirmed that he was in halftime.