Maroon 5 carried out at Miami’s American Airways Enviornment on Sunday night time and took the chance to pay their respects to Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash final month. The band, who performed the present alongside Dan + Shay, took half within the Bud Gentle Tremendous Bowl Music Fest, enjoying a number of hits earlier than addressing Bryant’s passing.
Through the present, singer Adam Levine held up a Los Angeles Lakers No. 24 “Bryant” jersey to the group because the stage turned purple. “I don’t know if I’ll make it via this one with my feelings intact,” Levine instructed the group. “In case you may sing it with us I feel that will make an enormous distinction… Evidently, I feel we all know who this music is devoted to.”
Levine additionally talked about his reduction at not being a part of the official Tremendous Bowl halftime present this 12 months. “One 12 months in the past I used to be on the point of carry out,” he instructed the group, referencing Maroon 5’s massive sport look with Massive Boi and Travis Scott. “I used to be harassed.”
Maroon 5 launched “Memories” final fall as a tribute to those that have misplaced somebody. “This music is for anybody who has ever skilled loss,” Levine shared on Twitter along with the new song. “In different phrases, this music is for all of us.”