People signed a Change.org petition to have the group perform Sweet Victory, and even Maroon 5 hinted at a Spongebob segment in a video shared on Twitter.
According to the Recording Academy, which runs the Grammys, Maroon 5 donated its performance fee to Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. They then performed "She Will Be Loved" before Atlanta legend Big Boi took to the stage to perform OutKast classic 'The Way You Move'.More news: Rapper Bow Wow arrested in Atlanta, charged with battery
At one point Levine invited a mostly African-American church group to sing with him - presumably to push back on criticism against a white band from California being chosen to perform in Atlanta, Georgia - but that group also disappeared after about a minute.
The performance ended after Maroon 5 retook the stage for a medley of "Sugar" and "Moves Like Jagger".
Each transition during the halftime show didn't feel smooth, and Big Boi appearing on top of a auto in a thick mink coat added to the bizarreness of the night.
She scored a touchdown with her rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner": The legend's voice shined brightly as she hit all the right notes ahead of the big game between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams. Live Super Bowl coverage on CBS will begin at 2:00 p.m. ET.
Who did the #Superbowl Halftime better? "I silenced all the noise and listened to myself and made my decision based upon how I felt".