It was just announced that pop music icon Britney Spears will join in on the NYE festivities.
Britney will perform from THE AXIS at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas to help ring in 2018. Spears has had a record breaking residency in Las Vegas and this is the perfect way to end 2017. She is set to perform her hit “Toxic” as the first ever TV musical performance of 2018.
‘Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2018″ will mark the 46th anniversary and includes 5 1/2 hours of special musical performances and celebrations from around the world.
Britney last performed on Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest in 2002 by singing “I’m Not a Girl, Not Yet a Woman.”
Spears took to Instagram to share the happy announcement with her fans. She captioned the post, “Going to be ending 2017 with the last #PieceOfMe show ever and a special performance on @rockineve!! Tune in to ABC on 12/31 starting at 8/7c to watch!! #BRITNEYxRockinEve”
Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2018 will take place on Sunday, December 31st starting at 8:00 p.m. EST on ABC.
Revered host, Ryan Seacrest will host the festivities with live reporting from comedian Jenny McCarthy.
Times Square Performances Lineup
Camila Cabello, Nick Jonas and Sugarland will perform live in Times Square for millions both on TV and in NYC. Ciara will host the Los Angeles festivities which will feature performances by Kane Brown, BTS, Kelly Clarkson, Fitz & The Tantrums, Florida Georgia Line, Halsey, Khalid, Shawn Mendes, Charlie Puth, Portugal. The Man and Hailee Steinfeld, and all-star collaborations from Alessia Cara and Zedd, G-Eazy and Halsey, Khalid with Marshmello, Bebe Rexha featuring Florida Georgia Line, and Hailee Steinfeld and Alesso featuring Florida Georgia Line and watt.
New Orleans Lineup
Pretty Little Liars alum, Lucy Hale will return to host the 2nd annual countdown celebration from the festivities in New Orleans. where multiplatinum selling band Imagine Dragons is slated to perform, and Walk The Moon will take the stage leading up to the midnight countdown and stunning fleur-de-lis drop near Jackson Square.
“Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’?Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2018” is produced by dick clark productions.
The complete lineup airing? Sunday, Dec. 31, on ABC is:
08:00-10:00 p.m. EST – “Dick Clark’s Primetime New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2018 – Part 1”
10:00-11:00 p.m. EST – “Dick Clark’s Primetime New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2018 – Part 2”
11:30 p.m.-1:09 a.m. EST – “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2018 – Part 1”
1:09-2:13 a.m. EST – “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2018 – Part 2”