Could you tell she wasn’t 100%?! Wasn’t it still good?!
Jodi covers all of the Super Bowl highlights in the Hollywood Outsider. [starting at 28:52]
According to USA TODAY
On Saturday, she posted on Instagram that she was struggling with the flu. “I’ve been waiting to sing this song since 1991 when I saw my idol, Whitney Houston, own this song. And now, my chance has finally come,” she wrote. “And it just so happens that this chance comes when I have two small Petri dish kids who literally cough INTO MY MOUTH and rub their snot on my cheek. You can’t write this stuff I swear!”
But the show must go on!
Pink took the mike Sunday with a defiant start: She quickly spit out a throat lozenge, and showcased gorgeous-even-with-the-flu vocals with a sweeping rendition of the tune about the land of the free and home of the brave. Though she didn’t quite hit the highest note in the song’s emotional finale, Pink had plenty of supporters.