Super Bowl Halftime Show Trailer Debuts; Sony Buys Dylan’s Catalog | This Week on PR Newswire
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PEPSI Unveils Trailer Starring Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, and Kendrick Lamar Assembling for Most Anticipated Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show Ever
From the moment Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, and Kendrick Lamar were announced as the Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show performers, the world has been waiting to see what comes next. Now, in partnership with filmmaker F. Gary Gray, Pepsi has created an epic Halftime Show trailer entitled “The Call” in the lead up to what could be the greatest 12 minutes in music entertainment the world has ever seen.
“Each time I collaborate with Dre, it seems to mark an important moment in entertainment history, from projects like Friday, Set It Off, Straight Outta Compton, to now the Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show,” shared F. Gary Gray. “As a super fan, I consider it an honor and privilege to authentically build and create this moment with five of the most legendary artists in music history. It’s been a blast!”
Plan your sports coverage ahead of time with our 2022 sports calendar.
87% of Workers Have Heightened Concerns About Working in an Office With the Rise of New Covid-19 Variants, Honeywell Survey Finds
Honeywell today (Jan. 20) released initial findings from its second annual study on workers’ perceptions and feelings on the health and safety of their workplace. Conducted by Wakefield Research, the study surveyed 3,000 office workers who typically work in buildings with 500 or more employees across the U.S., United Kingdom, Germany, India, the Middle East and ASEAN.
Also among the findings: 62% of all respondents would leave their job if their employer does not take necessary measures to create a healthier indoor environment that promotes well-being.
Read More: Check out the latest press releases in the HR and workforce management industry.
Sony Music Entertainment today (Jan. 24) announced it has fully acquired Bob Dylan’s entire back catalog of recorded music, as well as the rights to multiple future new releases, in a major expansion of SME’s six-decade relationship with the artist. This landmark agreement, concluded in July 2021, comprises the entirety of Bob Dylan’s recorded body of work since 1962, beginning with the artist’s self-titled debut album and continuing through 2020’s highly acclaimed and successful Rough and Rowdy Ways.
In other music news, Neil Young Radio is returning exclusively to SiriusXM.
Legendary casino brand Horseshoe is returning to Las Vegas as Bally’s begins a transformation into the brand known for gaming, poker and making it right for the gambler. The transformation will begin in the spring of 2022 and will include a renovated exterior, new entertainment and food and beverage options, and a reimagined casino floor and public areas. In keeping with Horseshoe’s classic sophistication, the design team will incorporate a handcrafted feeling with tooled leather, dramatic colors, and the brand’s signature gold horseshoe iconography.
Global Consumer Confidence Unchanged in Q4: Strong Gains Across East Asia, Southeast Asia, and the Gulf Were Offset by Cooling Optimism Elsewhere
Global consumer confidence remained unchanged in the fourth quarter of 2021, according to The Conference Board Global Consumer Confidence Survey. The Q4 survey — which was fielded before the Omicron variant’s global surge — found confidence holding steady at a record high of 115 worldwide, but with considerable divergence across economies amid pandemic uncertainties and rising prices.
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