September 25 (CNNBreakingNews.net) — Rihanna will be on February’s Super Bowl halftime show in Glendale, Arizona, the National Football League announced on Sunday .
The Grammy winner from Barbados fills one of the most coveted slots on the US music calendar, watched by millions of TV viewers annually. Previous halftime artists included Michael Jackson, Prince, Beyoncé, Missy Elliott, Lady Gaga, The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Madonna, Bruce Springsteen, and The Who.
The Super Bowl, the biggest event in American football, takes place on February 12 at Glendale’s State Farm Stadium.
Rihanna’s fans have been waiting for the promised follow-up to their eighth studio album “Anti” from 2016 for years, which included the hit single “Work.”