Super Bowl halftime shows through the years (22 images)

From Britney Spears to Beyonce, look back at the most iconic Super Bowl halftime performances of the past 17 years. Justin Timberlake will perform during the Super Bowl halftime for the third time this Sunday.

Updated: Feb. 2, 2018 at 1:01 PM
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Britney Spears sings at Super Bowl XXXV in Tampa, Fla., on Jan. 28, 2001. The Baltimore Ravens defeated the New York Giants 34 to 7. File Photo by John SooHoo/UPI
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Bono of the band "U2" performs during Super Bowl XXXVI in New Orleans, La., on Feb. 3, 2002. The New England Patriots defeated the St. Louis Rams 20 to 17. File Photo by Dave Kennedy/UPI
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Gwen Stefani (L), lead singer of No Doubt, and Sting perform at Super Bowl XXXVII, on Jan. 26, 2003 in San Diego, Calif. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeated the Oakland Raiders 48 to 21. File Photo by Frank Polich/UPI
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Shania Twain performs at halftime of Super Bowl XXXVII in San Diego, Calif., on Jan. 26, 2003. Tampa Bay defeated the Oakland Raiders 48 to 21. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI
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Kid Rock performs at Super Bowl XXXVIII in Houston, Texas, on Feb. 1, 2004. The New England Patriots defeated the Carolina Panthers 32 to 29. File Photo by Pat Benic/UPI
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Janet Jackson (R) performs with Justin Timberlake at Super Bowl XXXVIII in Houston, Texas, on Feb. 1, 2004. The New England Patriots defeated the Carolina Panthers 32 to 29. File Photo by Pat Benic/UPI
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Diddy (L) and Nelly perform at Super Bowl XXXVIII on Feb. 1, 2004 in Houston, Texas. The New England Patriots defeated the Carolina Panthers 32 to 29. File Photo by Ian Halperin/UPI
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