Super Bowl weekend is here, and the ultimate pre-game started last night. Charli XCX and Fall Out Boy tore down the stage live at VH1 + Papa John’s Super Bowl Blitz: A Concert For The Troops in Glendale, AZ, hosted by Nick Lacey. Charlie XCX brought out her fan favorites “Boom Clap” and “Break the Rules” as Fall Out Boy performed their new single “Centuries” along with popular hits.
The VH1 + Papa John’s Super Bowl Blitz: A Concert For The Troops maybe over, but the pre-game party for Super Bowl weekend isn’t stopping. How do you follow up one of the biggest events of 2015? Watch it again, duh. Relive Charli XCX pumping up the crowd to “Boom Clap,” and Fall Out Boy rock out to their new hit “Centuries” and more.
Psyched for Super Bowl weekend? Let Charli XCX and Fall Out Boy kick it all off for you when they perform tonight for VH1 + Papa John’s Super Bowl Blitz: A Concert For The Troops, hosted by Nick Lachey. The concert starts at 9 p.m., so be sure to tune in to the performance on your TV screens, online, or on the VH1 app.
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Fall Out Boy is no stranger to smashing the Super Bowl Blitz stage. Last year, fans in the crowd sang along word for word as they performed “Sugar, We’re Going Down Swinging” with special guest Hayley Williams and this year they’re back with all new material. Tune in Friday at 9pm EST to watch the boys play at VH1 + Papa John’s Super Bowl Blitz: A Concert For The Troops alongside punk rock princess Charli XCX.
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Hot off the press: Fall Out Boy and Charli XCX are officially performing at this year’s VH1 + Papa John’s Super Bowl Blitz: A Concert For The Troops, hosted by Nick Lachey. The event, both a partnership with Papa John’s and concert salute to the troops, will take place at 9 p.m. ET on January 30 at Luke Air Force Base in Glendale, AZ.
Fall Out Boy hasn’t released a new album in nearly two years, but now the wait is finally over for their loyal legions of Overcast Kids. American Beauty/American Psycho, the band’s sixth disc, is set to drop next Tuesday, and VH1 got an advance listen while rubbing shoulders with the band in NYC! The guys have had a busy year, most recently driving through Florida playing radio station festivals. But now they’re taking a night to reflect on their work— and celebrate!