The Weeknd Receives 3 Emmy Noms for SB LV Halftime Performance The Weeknd’s halftime performance from the Super Bowl received three Emmy nominations. Only Bruno Mars, Prince and Bruce Springsteen achieved Emmy nominations for their Super Bowl performances. On Twitter, he commented that he was among great company. The Weeknd is nominated in the categories of, Outstanding Variety Special, Outstanding Lighting Design, Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork and Video Control for a Special. He also hinted to a new album coming soon. Do you think he will win at least one Emmy?