Red Hot Chili Peppers to join Bruno Mars at Super Bowl halftime

Flea and Anthony Kiedis of Red Hot Chili Peppers perform during the 2013 Orion Music + More Festival at Belle Isle Park on June 8, 2013, in Detroit. Getty Images

Bruno Mars won't be the only act taking the stage at Super Bowl halftime this year.

The Red Hot Chili Peppers will join him at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. on Feb. 2. The six-time Grammy-winning band -- featuring singer Anthony Kiedis, bassist Flea, drummer Chad Smith, and guitarist Josh Klinghoffer -- released its most recent studio album, "I'm With You," in 2011.

Smith tweeted following the news:

 

 

There have been multiple performers for Super Bowl halftime before. Last year, Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams joined Beyonce onstage, and Nicki Minaj and M.I.A. performed with Madonna the year before

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