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Justin Timberlake to headline Super Bowl halftime show

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(NEW YORK) — Justin Timberlake will be headlining the Pepsi Super Bowl LII halftime show next year, it was announced Sunday.

The singer, 36, tweeted the news along with a video featuring Jimmy Fallon.

“I DO have the time. Half the time…#PepsiHalftime #SBLII @Pepsi @NFL @JimmyFallon @FallonTonight,” Timberlake wrote.

I DO have the time. Half the time…#PepsiHalftime #SBLII @Pepsi @NFL @JimmyFallon @FallonTonight

— Justin Timberlake (@jtimberlake) October 23, 2017

Simultaneously, the NFL tweeted an image promoting the show.

Minnesota.@SuperBowl LII.
February 4, 2018.@jtimberlake! #PepsiHalftime #SBLII

— NFL (@NFL) October 23, 2017

Pepsi also got in on the fun, declaring the news “official” after weeks of speculation.

It’s official: @jtimberlake is taking the #PepsiHalftime stage at #SBLII Tune into #SNF tonight for the full scoop & we’ll see you on Feb 4!

— Pepsi™ (@pepsi) October 23, 2017

The Super Bowl takes place on Feb. 4 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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