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Beyonce will not get paid for 47th Super Bowl halftime show.
Pop beauty Beyonce will not get paid for her performance at the upcoming 47th Super Bowl halftime show. The show will be held Feb. 3 at the Mercedes Benz Superdome in New Orleans.
Beyonce will be hoping to put the recent lip syncing controversy of her Inauguration performance behind her.
The diva was accused of miming the National Anthem at President Obama's inauguration ceremony, when a spokesman for the Marine Corps Band said she opted for a pre-recorded track of the song instead of singing live.
But hours later, a Marine spokesman backed off the claim and insisted he didn't know one way or the other: 'No one in the Marine Band is in a position to assess whether it was live or pre-recorded'.
An NFL rep revealed that Beyonce was given a budget of $600,000 for production costs, but she will not be receiving an appearance fee for the concert.
Greg Aiello, an NFL spokesman told Mail Online: "We pay the production costs for the halftime show, there is no fee for the artists."
"Beyonce will not get paid, but her backup singers, her musicians, all the extras - they will be paid by the NFL production budget."
Marc Ganis, president of the consultancy Sportscorp Ltd Beyonce will exceed the production budget and will pay the difference out of her own pocket.
Ganis revealed that Beyonce's record label or Pepsi might help pick up the tab.
"This means the artists have to pay the difference out of their own pocket - it won't be the act themselves, but their business side. Their record label, or even Pepsi could fund it for Beyonce."
Beyonce' struck her Pepsi deal which includes what the leading beverage brand called a "creative content development fund." Lee Anne Callahan-Longo, the general manager of Beyoncé's company, Parkwood Entertainment told The New York Times that the deal involves Pepsi sponsoring "any other event Beyonce chooses to be involved in that doesn't necessarily have a direct connection to Pepsi. This may include live events, videos, and a cool photo shoot."
Beyonce meanwhile has revealed a sneak peek at her Super Bowl show, she channeled a sexy referee in this new promo picture.
In an official shot, Beyonce channels a sexy referee in knee high boots and an American football.
The singer is preparing a performance with around 30 dancers and a series of sexy costumes.
In these new snaps, uploaded to her Tumblr account, Beyonce is seen rolling around on the floor .