NFL Wants 2015 Halftime Show Performers To Pay Up

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Adelle Platon / August 20, 2014

The NFL preseason has begun and talks about who will perform at the 2015 halftime show are underway.

So far, three acts have been selected as a finalists—Coldplay and BFFs Katy Perry and Rihanna. But unfortunately for them, performing at the biggest halftime show may cost them, literally. The NFL, which doesn’t provide payment to halftime performers, is now asking the artists to pay them instead, reports the Wall Street Journal.

“While notifying the artists’ camps of their candidacy, league representatives also asked at least some of the acts if they would be willing to contribute a portion of their post-Super Bowl tour income to the league, or if they would make some other type of financial contribution, in exchange for the halftime gig,” the NFL said in a statement.

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