Poet Amanda Gorman opens Super Bowl

Tampa (AFP) – Amanda Gorman, the young poet who delivered a captivating performance at President Joe Biden’s inauguration, opened the Super Bowl on Sunday with a new work celebrating essential workers, while The Weeknd performed a pandemic-era halftime show to headline one of pop’s most visible gigs. The Canadian star opened with his hits “Starboy” and “The Hills,” wearing a sparkling red jacket and deploying selfie-esque camera work fit for the age of Covid-19. When the artist born Abel Tesfaye broke into “I Can’t Feel My Face,” he felt his way through a narrow mirrored hallway, clamoring amo…

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