Live Variety Emmy for Super Bowl Halftime Show: First Time as Hip-Hop Breaks Through in Category

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Yet again it was "Dre Day" as the Dr. Dre-centered 2022 Super Bowl halftime show prompt at Saturday's most memorable evening of the Creative Arts Emmys.

The Emmy Award for Best Live Variety Special of the Year went to NBC's broadcast of the halftime show that aired on February 13 during the NFL Championship Game.

The official title of this special is Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show Sterling Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, Eminem, Kendrick Lamar and 50 Cent.

Notable thing is that, this is the first time a Super Bowl halftime show has won in that category.

The show's winners were executive producers Sean Carter, Desiree Perez, and Jesse Collins.

Co-executive producers are Dionne Harmon and Dave Meyers.

Supervising producer Aaron B. Cook. And actors Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, Eminem, Kendrick Lamar, 50 Cent.

It is also the first time hip-hop has been honored in this category, and the show's medley includes radio hits such as "California Love," "No More Drama," "Lose Yourself," and "Still D.R.E."

NBC’s Live in Front of a Studio Audience series, which was nominated this year for performing an..

episode of The Facts of Life and one of Diff’rent Strokes, prevailed in 2019 and 2020.

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