The NFL announced Thursday that the Billboard chart-topping hip hop artist, the Grammy-winning Oscar nominated singer/actress and the Country Music Hall of Famer will perform during the pre-game festivities that will air on CBS live from Allegiant Stadium on Feb. 11.
Before the championship football matchup gets underway in Las Vegas, McEntire will sing the national anthem. Malone will perform “America the Beautiful.”
During last year’s Super Bowl, original “Dreamgirls” star and Emmy winner Sheryl Lee Ralph took the field to perform a rousing rendition of the song originally written in 1900 by James Weldon Johnson and J. Rosamond Johnson as a prayer hymn.
Emmy Award-winning musical director Adam Blackstone will produce Malone and Day’s performances.
Eight-time Grammy-winning R&B kingpin Usher was previously announced to headline the Apple Music Super Bowl Halftime Show, which will be produced by Jay-Z’s Roc Nation empire and Emmy-winning producer Jesse Collins.
All music acts will feature premiere American Sign Language performances by Daniel Durant, Anjel Piñero and Shaheem Sanchez on behalf of the National Association of the Deaf.