Bruno Mars invites Red Hot Chili Peppers for Super Bowl show

PTI| Updated: Jan 12, 2014, 21:09 PM IST

London: Singer Bruno Mars will be joined by rock n roll band Red Hot Chili peppers for the 48th Annual Super Bowl Halftime show.

The `Grenade` hitmaker officially invited the RHCP during during a segment on Fox`s broadcast of the NFC Divisional Playoff game between the New Orleans Saints and Seattle Seahawks yesterday.

With Mars and RHCP collaborating for the Super Bowl, the event is anticipating more audience following the range and diversity in the music of the two.

Mars was recently crowned Billboards 2013 `Artist of the Year` for his latest album `Unothodox Jukebox`.

RHCP, who are currently on a North Amercian Tour, were already scheduled to play at the pre-Super Bowl show in Brooklyn, USA on February 1.

The Super Bowl show is part of the professional American football league - National Football League (NFL) and the 48th edition of the annual show will take place February 2 in New Jersey.