Super Bowl

Interactive: These entertainers brought song and dance to Super Bowls past

Super Bowl XLIX, Feb. 1, 2015: Katy Perry.
Super Bowl XLIX, Feb. 1, 2015: Katy Perry. TNS

Sure, it’s the biggest sporting event of the year in the United States, but the Super Bowl also provides an immense stage for singers. The following interactive chart from Graphiq provides a complete list of singers and bands who have provided halftime entertainment, along with pregame entertainers and the people who performed the National Anthem.

For Super Bowl 50 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara on Feb. 7, the halftime show will be performed by Cold Play.

How many do you remember? For instance, do you know that the first halftime show in 1967 was performed by the Arizona and Michigan university marching bands? How about 1989 at Super Bowl XXIII when it was the South Florida-area dancers and performers & 3-D effects? Yes, there have been some changes.

In addition, see which performers have been invited to more than one Super Bowl.