The Super Bowl is a staple of North American culture. It's got everything a good television event needs: the elaborate halftime show, expensive commercials and oh, a football game or something.

But for some people overseas, the whole ordeal might seem a little peculiar. Watch as Brits try to explain (American) football’s biggest night.

SEE ALSO: A Super Bowl Guide For British People

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  • Phil Collins

    Super Bowl XXXIV (2000).

  • Aerosmith

    Super Bowl XXXV (2001).

  • U2

    Super Bowl XXXVI (2002).

  • Sting

    Super Bowl XXXVII (2003).

  • Paul McCartney

    Super Bowl XXXIX (2005).

  • The Rolling Stones

    Super Bowl XL (2006).

  • Prince

    Super Bowl XLI (2007).

  • Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

    Super Bowl XLII (2008).

  • Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band

    Super Bowl XLIII (2009).

  • The Who

    Super Bowl XLIV (2010).