Ring in the New Year with some of your Billboard Music Awards’ faves! Niall Horan, Lukas Graham, Shawn Mendes, Emeli Sande and Fifth Harmony featuring Kid Ink and Ty Dolla $ign will join the biggest celebration of the year, performing from the Billboard Hollywood Party on “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2017.”
Fergie, set to host the event from Los Angeles, will perform two songs leading up to the 2017 countdown. America’s biggest celebration of the year will take place on Saturday, Dec. 31 beginning at 8 p.m. ET/PT on the ABC Television Network. Additional performers will be announced soon!
This year marks the 45th anniversary of America’s biggest celebration of the year and will include 5 ½ hours of special performances and reports on New Year’s celebrations from around the globe. Ryan Seacrest will host and lead the traditional countdown to midnight from Times Square in New York City as he has for the last 11 years with live reporting from actress and comedian Jenny McCarthy.
Mariah Carey, DNCE, Gloria Estefan with the cast of her Broadway musical ON YOUR FEET!, and Thomas Rhett will perform for over one million fans live in Times Square and millions more on TV.
Check out the full list of 2017 nominees here.
And don’t forget to tune in to the show on Sunday, May 21 on ABC!