RZA Fully Supports Maroon 5 Performing at Super Bowl LIII

Not many people are sold on the idea of Maroon 5 reportedly performing at Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta next year. Don't put RZA on that list, though.

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Maroon 5? Like, the group with that lead singer Adam Levine?! Ever since reports surfaced that Maroon 5 was being tapped to perform at halftime of Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta, many were left scratching their heads. The confusion starts with the league's decision to bypass the many hip-hop artists who would jump at the opportunity to take the stage in their hometown

Bruno Mars, who headlined Super Bowl XLVIII and made a guest appearance at Super Bowl 50, even offered to curate next year's halftime show, and ensure that one of the biggest nights on TV features an act that represents today's culture and the city. 

. @NFL you have the opportunity to celebrate incredible Hip Hop Artist from Atlanta Next year.

— Bruno Mars (@BrunoMars) February 5, 2018

. @NFL Outkast. T.I Gucci, lil jon, Jeezy, Jermaine Dupri just to name a few. it would be the best party Tv has ever seen!

— Bruno Mars (@BrunoMars) February 5, 2018

. @NFL Shit I just wanna help curate that show, and I’ll only charge like a billion😂

— Bruno Mars (@BrunoMars) February 5, 2018

. @NFL all jokes aside please lets make that happen

— Bruno Mars (@BrunoMars) February 5, 2018

The NFL didn't take up Bruno on his offer, and now we're stuck with Maroon 5. But not everyone is bothered by their decision. TMZ recently caught up with RZA, who praised the choice, adding the band's close ties with the hip-hop community over the years, and Levine's previous work with Atlanta-based artist Future. RZA's words of support for the band may not be enough to convince people to come around to this halftime show. 

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