The most essential factor about American soccer’s greatest night time of the yr? It’s the celeb appearances, after all.
Forget the rating, the winners, the trophy – even with out the Taylor Swift issue of this yr’s occasion, the Super Bowl all the time makes headlines for the halftime present (Usher and mates), the A-lister adverts (Posh and Becks, Ben Affleck), and the celebrities within the crowd (see beneath).
Here are the celebs who confirmed as much as the NFL recreation in Las Vegas this yr – together with these hanging out in Suite Swift.
Starting with the star of the present (sorry, Kansas City Chiefs), it is Swift herself. The 34-year-old made the epic journey from Japan after performing 4 reveals there as a part of her Eras Tour (per week on from making historical past on the Grammys) to observe her boyfriend and Chiefs star Travis Kelce in motion in opposition to the San Francisco 49ers. It should be love.
The star was filmed hugging and kissing Kelce on the pitch after the Chiefs turned the primary back-to-back Super Bowl winners for 19 years with a 25-22 victory in additional time.
Hollywood actress Blake Lively was pictured arriving with Swift and the singer’s mom, Andrea Swift. Before the sport kicked off, Swift and Lively had been seen hugging as US rapper and singer Post Malone carried out America The Beautiful.
Lively was additionally there to see her husband Ryan Reynolds in motion because the first-look trailer of Deadpool & Wolverine, additionally that includes Hugh Jackman, aired on the large display.
Room for a Beatles legend? Sir Paul McCartney was additionally pictured with Swift through the occasion, assembly Kelce’s father, Ed.
The assembly between Swift and Sir Paul marked a reunion for the pair after they teamed up for a wide-ranging dialog for Rolling Stone’s Musicians on Musicians sequence in 2020 – and he credited her because the inspiration for one in all his songs, Who Cares, on album Egypt Station.
Ice Spice joined Swift on the Grammy nominations checklist for his or her collab Karma, which was shortlisted for greatest pop duo/group efficiency, and the rapper was additionally nominated for different prizes together with greatest new artist.
She has attended a handful of award reveals alongside Swift previously few months, together with the MTV VMAs in addition to the Grammys, and joined the star in her suite to cheer on Kelce.
Lana Del Rey
When Lana Del Rey was pictured greeting her pal Swift from exterior the famous person’s suite, the web reacted: why wasn’t she invited? Because she’s a 49ers fan?
Well, the web needn’t have been so involved as she made it in the long run – however was filmed getting knocked over throughout celebrations for the Chiefs.
Jay-Z and Beyonce
US rapper Jay-Z snapped footage of his daughters Blue Ivy and Rumi on the pitch earlier than the sport kicked off and he took his seat beside spouse Beyonce – who took the chance to make a giant announcement.
The star teased a brand new album, the second act of her Renaissance venture, throughout a Super Bowl advert, telling co-star Tony Hale: “Okay, they ready. Drop the new music.”
A video was posted on her Instagram account teasing “Act ii” simply moments after the advert aired, and two songs – Texas Hold ‘Em and 16 Carriages – had been launched, with the album showing to be a transfer into nation.
Hollywood star Paul Rudd was arguably the Kansas City Chiefs’ most well-known diehard well-known fan, till Swift confirmed up.
He appeared on the sector sporting a moustache, alongside his teenage son Jack.
Pop star Justin Bieber had been rumoured to look as a visitor singer throughout Usher’s half-time present.
Instead, he made an look as a fan along with his spouse, mannequin Hailey Bieber, and each had been filmed dancing throughout Usher’s efficiency.
Jeff Goldblum (and Leonardo Di Caprio, someplace)
Oscar winner Leonardo DiCaprio was in attendance on the recreation, wearing a black baseball cap, however dipped his face out of view when he was proven on the large display.
In distinction, Jurassic Park star Jeff Goldblum stood up and made a coronary heart form along with his fingers – he is clearly a Swiftie.
Former half-time present star Lady Gaga was additionally there, exhibiting her allegiance in a glittering 49ers jacket. Better luck subsequent time.