Katy Perry has extended an invite to Lenny Kravitz to perform with her at the Pepsi Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show on NBC. The news was announced today during Perry’s interview on NBC’s broadcast of the AFC Divisional Playoff game featuring the Baltimore Ravens at New England Patriots. Perry will discuss further her upcoming halftime performance on Monday’s Today as well as her invite to Kravitz. Per NFL.com, Kravitz is expected to accept the offer. Super Bowl XLIX will take place at University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona on Sunday, February 1, 2015. More than 115 million viewers in the U.S. watched last year’s Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show.
Perry is the first artist to surpass the 75M digital award threshold, counting digital downloads and on-demand streams – 20M ahead of any other artist. She is currently touring the world on the Prismatic World Tour, which counts 17 sold out arenas in the UK, 66 sold out arenas in North America and 25 sold out arenas in Australia/New Zealand over the last year. Kravitz’s talents as a writer, producer and multi-instrumentalist have resonated now through ten studio albums into a timeless catalog, which has sold over 38M albums around the globe. He’s a four-time consecutive Grammy winner, setting a record for the most wins in the Best Male Rock Vocal Performance category.