Tim McGraw to Perform at Super Bowl LIII Tailgate Party

Singer Tim McGraw will head to Atlanta for Super Bowl LIII to perform during the NFL Tailgate Party. Find out where you can watch!

Written by Lauren Laffer
Tim McGraw to Perform at Super Bowl LIII Tailgate Party
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 14: Tim McGraw performs onstage during the 'Soul2Soul' World Tour at Staples Center on July 14, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

It’s the game football fans have been waiting for all year long… the Super Bowl! On Sunday, February 3, fans will head to Atlanta, GA for the highly-anticipated face-off between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams.

While football remains the main attraction for the celebration, music fans can look forward to seeing some of their favorite artists perform. Among those superstars bringing their music to the masses is Tim McGraw, who will headline the Super Bowl LIII pre-game festivities.

Announced by the NFL, McGraw will perform his current single “Thought About You” at the NFL Tailgate Party. The performance will air live on CBS’ Super Bowl LIII Pregame Show, The Super Bowl Today.

Joining McGraw at the Tailgate Party will be Aloe Blacc, featuring David Walker and High Praise.

In addition to the Tailgate Party performances, fans will be treated to a stellar halftime show by headlining act Maroon 5. The award-winning group will be joined by rappers Travis Scott and Big Boi, with a rumored guest appearance by Spongebob Squarepants. Gladys Knight will also be in Atlanta to perform the National Anthem.

Kick off for the big game is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. ET.

For updates on Super Bowl LIII festivities, visit or follow @SuperBowl on Twitter.