The rapper performed the closing evening of the Bud Light Super Bowl Music Fest Saturday (Feb. 2).
Cardi B has made it very clear that she received't be becoming a member of Maroon 5 through the Super Bowl LIII Halftime Show, however those that attended the Bud Light Super Bowl Music Fest on Saturday evening (Feb. 2) nonetheless received to see her carry out her half in "Girls Like You."
The "Money" rapper delivered her verse within the Billboard Hot 100-topping hit throughout her 45-minute set, even giving Maroon 5 a fast shout-out.
"Who's excited for Maroon 5 to carry out on the halftime present tomorrow?" Cardi requested the group earlier than diving into her "Girls Like You" half. "I used to be actually excited once they referred to as me to do that music."
Though she didn't handle the hypothesis that she might present up throughout Maroon 5's halftime present efficiency, Cardi has shut down any hopes that she'll make a cameo earlier Super Bowl weekend. She instructed the Associated Press she turned down a proposal from the NFL to look on the halftime present with "blended emotions," however felt obligated to face behind Colin Kaepernick as a result of he stood up for minorities. And in an interview with Entertainment Tonight, she additional declared that she is not going to be showing within the halftime present: "Certain issues, I simply can't push my limits," she mentioned, including, "my soul wouldn't really feel proper."
Cardi's determination to forgo the halftime present is nothing towards Maroon 5 or the music, although, as she additionally instructed ET that the monitor means quite a bit to her notably as a result of she's a mom. "When I used to be pregnant, and me having a woman within me, listening to the music, I teared up a few instances," she admitted.
Cardi additionally busted out a number of different options throughout her Super Bowl Music Fest set, together with G-Eazy's "No Limit (Remix)" and Kehlani's "Ring." One characteristic she didn't carry out was Bruno Mars' "Finesse," and she or he didn't return to the stage when Mars carried out the music throughout his set later that evening. But that took no shine away from Cardi's sensible efficiency, which was filled with feminine empowerment as she strut throughout the stage assisted by a gaggle of feminine dancers.
Watch Cardi's "Girls Like You" efficiency beneath.