The Pepsi Tremendous Bowl LVI Halftime Present Starring Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, Eminem, Kendrick Lamar and 50 Cent made historical past on the Artistic Arts Emmy Awards on Saturday, Sept. 3, changing into the primary Tremendous Bowl halftime present to win for excellent selection particular (stay).
This 12 months’s present, which aired Feb. 13 on NBC, was a seamless celebration of hip-hop music and tradition. All six principal performers collected Emmys, as did govt producers Jay-Z, Desiree Perez and Jesse Collins; co-executive producers Dionne Harmon and Dave Meyers; and supervising producer Aaron B. Cooke.
Rappers have been profitable awards and incomes plaudits for many years. Lower than six months in the past, Will Smith turned the primary entertainer who began out as a rapper to win an Academy Award for performing.
Under, check out 30 milestones in hip-hop awards historical past.