By Raisa Bruner
Updated: January 24, 2019 4:36 PM ET | Originally published: February 2, 2017

The Super Bowl Halftime Show is a major American tradition—and, given the blockbuster audiences each year, it’s one rife with opportunities for performers to make a mess of their moment onstage.

For this year’s Super Bowl LIII, taking place in Atlanta, Georgia on Feb. 3, Maroon 5 will headline with rappers Travis Scott and Big Boi also on the musical lineup. The Super Bowl 2019 Halftime Show has already stirred up its fair share of controversy well in advance of showtime, so there’s no doubt that this this year’s event will be scrutinized closely.

But before Super Bowl LIII kicks off between the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams, take some time to get caught up to speed on the history of Super Bowl Halftime Show controversies. Here 11 of the most controversial things to have happened at halftime show performances over the last few decades of televised football history, from Janet Jackson’s infamous wardrobe malfunction to some lesser-known showtime flops. And prepare to keep a close eye on this year’s events as they unfold.

Write to Raisa Bruner at raisa.bruner@time.com.

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