Beyonce earned more than $40 million in 2012. She usually commands up to $2 million a performance. For her performance at the Super Bowl she will earn $0. So why is Beyonce one of the biggest musical stars in world not getting paid, well NFL spokesperson Greg McCarthy explains saying “We do not pay. We cover all expenses associated with the performance.” Cost to cover expenses is rumored to be as much as $600,000 which includes travel, lodging, money for backup dancers and other miscellaneous things. Plus the opportunity for Beyonce to perform on the biggest stage of the year is the most beneficial to her.