For all the talk of the Grammys being music’s biggest stage, or the tremendous crowds at the biggest music festivals, the Super Bowl halftime show dwarfs them all; last year, Lady Gaga performed to a reported 117.5 million people — not including those who watched the show at a sports bar or other public gathering spots.
There are likely only a few artists in the world who can put on a show for as big as that audience. But come Sunday, Justin Timberlake will take on the challenge. With Timberlake set as this season’s headliner, who’s next?
We’ve got some suggestions.