Immediately following Maroon 5's 2019 Super Bowl halftime present, frontman Adam Levine supplied his ideas on selecting to carry out at this 12 months's occasion.
Levine left a message addressed to each followers and critics on Instagram Sunday evening (Feb. three), alongside a photograph highlighting a "One Love" gentle show.
"When we accepted the duty to carry out on the SBHTS, I took out my pen and simply wrote," Levine wrote. "Some of the phrases that got here to me in that second ultimately made their approach onto the unimaginable lanterns that flew excessive and low tonight. We thank the universe for this historic alternative to play on the world’s greatest stage. We thank our followers for making our desires potential. And we thank our critics for all the time pushing us to do higher. One Love."
The notice ended with an precise listing of phrases Levine got here up with: forgive, snigger, cry, smile, share, reside, endure, embrace, keep in mind, enlighten, protect, encourage, sweat, battle, specific, give, obtain, elevate, climb, unify, fortify, soften, dance, scream, dream, educate, present, inhale, exhale, persevere, stand, knee, overcome, love, hear.
Prior to the sport, Levine spoke to just one outlet in regards to the controversy surrounding the halftime present. "I'm not in the correct occupation if I can't deal with a bit little bit of controversy," he stated in an interview with ET. "It's what it's. We anticipated it. We want to transfer on from it. And like I stated earlier, converse by means of the music." The band canceled the standard pre-show Super Bowl convention.
See Levine's post-show Super Bowl submit under.