The energy surrounding Super Bowl 50 this Sunday is at an all time high. This year’s game will take place at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, CA pitting the Carolina Panthers against the Denver Broncos and with that, there will be a pre-Super Bowl concert held in nearby San Francisco, headlined by the Red Hot Chili Peppers and hosted by Mark Cuban. Today, it has been announced that legendary rap pioneers Run-DMC will also be apart of the festivities, opening up the concert.

Sponsored by DirecTV, past performers at the event include, Justin Timberlake, Rihanna, Beyoncé, JAY Z, Katy Perry, Kanye West and more. This year’s event will be taking place at Pier 70 and Run-DMC members Rev Run and DMC are excited about the performance.

DMC:

We are from that era of eternally great, amazing, fun and enjoyable music with a presentation theme,” said McDaniels, who’s flying back to New York to watch the game from home. “That’s what the people are going to get. We’ve still got some longevity with this rock ‘n’ roll, hip-hop thing.

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