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Run-DMC to open for Chili Peppers at pre-Super Bowl concert

Run-DMC will open up for the Red Hot Chili Peppers at a pre-Super Bowl concert in San Francisco.

The famed rap group is expected to hit the stage at the sixth annual DirecTV Super Saturday Night concert party at Pier 70. The show is an invitation-only event co-hosted by Mark Cuban's AXS TV.

"We get to be in the energy of the Super Bowl, which is amazing," Joseph Simmons, known as the Rev. Run, told The Associated Press on Wednesday. "This should be high energy, fun and cool."

Super Bowl 50 will be held at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California, on Sunday night. Simmons said he's also going to attend the game between the Carolina Panthers and...