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NEW ORLEANS (WAFB) -
Baltimore and San
Francisco football fans are in for a set of show-stopping performances on
Super Bowl Sunday.
Two of them will be made
by Southern University's famous Human Jukebox and the Dancing Dolls.
The group is prancing into
a performer's paradise. On Friday, the group is took its smooth moves to the
pavement one last time before planting their feet on the coveted turf at Super
The band is ready to get
the show started. But their director, Lawrence Jackson, is a perfectionist.
"We're at 110 percent. I'd
like to get at 120 percent," Jackson said.
The Human Jukebox is
already known as one of the best marching bands in the country.
"We are the computer
technology of all bandology."
The blue and gold has made
its mark on the national stage before. This will be band's fourth live
performance at the Super Bowl.
"I think they invited us
because of the intensity of our marching style, our show business attitude and
our execution in the drills."
One they get going,
there's no stopping them.
"They pumped up. They
fired up. They ready to go, like race horses ready to run."
Make no mistake, Jackson
said, when the whistle blows his band will be ready to play.
"This is to showcase the
talent not only of the city but in the state of Louisiana. We are excited about
The showstoppers plan to
wrap their six minute performance with a taste of Mardi Gras.
The Dancing Dolls will
also be performing with Beyonce at halftime.