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14 Celebrities Praised The Weeknd For His "Epic" Super Bowl Halftime Show

"The Weeknd was phenomenal!!!"

The Weekndโ€™s Super Bowl halftime show was so incredible that celebrities took to social media to congratulate him on his performance.

The Weeknd performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl LV Halftime Show at Raymond James Stadium
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Stars like Sophie Turner and Drake loved when the music artist sang his hit songs "Starboy," "Can't Feel My Face,โ€ "I Feel It Coming,โ€ and more.

The Weeknd performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl LV Halftime Show
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On his Instagram story, Drake said The Weeknd's performance was a "big moment for the city."

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Turner also took to Instagram to show how much she enjoyed "The Hills" singer's concert.

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Queen of Twitter Dionne Warwick also didn't hold back. She told The Weeknd he "looked and sounded great."

Well done @theweeknd. Loved the set and pyros. You looked and sounded great! A Big Hug and Loud Applause!! #SuperBowl

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Timothรฉe Chalamet shared a clip of the performance and yelled, "Legend! Legend!"

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Seth Green wasn't afraid to show the musician some "love" on Twitter.

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Because of The Weeknd, Olivia Munn is "excited" for what 2021 has to offer.

This #SuperBowl halftime show makes me excited to go to concerts again. #TheWeeknd

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One Tree Hill star Jana Kramer thought the halftime show at the 2021 Super Bowl was "perfect."

I loved the halftime show. I thought it was perfect and not overdone. #SuperBowl

Twitter/ @kramergirl / Via Twitter: @kramergirl

Pauly D couldn't take his eyes off The Weeknd's cute hairstyle.

Me And @theweeknd Have The Same Haircut #PepsiHalftime #SuperBowl

Twitter/ @DJPaulyD / Via Twitter: @DJPaulyD

Former Disney channel star David Henrie joked about the viral meme that was created during The Weeknd's halftime performance.

My daughter currently watching the #superbowl #Halftime show

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Kat Graham thought the music artist gave an "epic performance."

The Weeknd was phenomenal!!! LOVED THAT EPIC PERFORMANCE!! Wow. ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿš€ @theweeknd

Twitter/ @KatGraham / Via Twitter: @KatGraham

Keith Urban was in complete shock when he saw The Weeknd's stage.

DAAAAAAAAAAAAMN @theweeknd !!! loooooved the entire field being THE STAGE !

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Questlove knew what The Weeknd was going to do before he even hit the stage.

Lol I knew he was gonna do a subtle nod to MJโ€™s SuperBowl entrance

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"A Thousand Miles" singer Vanessa Carlton gave the three-time Grammy Awardโ€“winning artist a nice shoutout.

This is an amazing half time show and I need to go to a club and cry dance to The Weeknd every Tuesday night for the entirety of 2022. I mean that was brilliant!

Twitter/ @VanessaCarlton / Via Twitter: @VanessaCarlton

Dancing with the Stars pro Allison Holker thought the halftime show was "amazing."

Amazing halftime show @theweeknd #SuperBowl

Twitter/ @Allisonholker / Via Twitter: @Allisonholker

According to these celebs, The Weeknd's legendary halftime performance was historic!

The Weeknd rehearses for the Super Bowl LV Halftime Show
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