A much cherished annual tradition since 1972, “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest” is the most popular way for viewers to ring in the New Year, both in the US and worldwide. Hosted by Ryan Seacrest, the show is a New Year’s staple with live performances in New York along with the iconic Times Square ball drop.
Last year the broadcast took place on December 31st, 2015. The bi-coastal celebration included hours of special performances and reports on New Year’s celebrations from around the globe, and Ryan Seacrest lead the traditional countdown to midnight from Times Square in New York City as he has for the last ten years.
Last year’s performers included: 5 Seconds of Summer, Luke Bryan, Jimmy Buffett, Alessia Cara, DNCE, Fall Out Boy, Ellie Goulding, Andy Grammer, Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth, Elle King, Tove Lo, Demi Lovato, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, OMI, One Direction, Pentatonix, Rachel Platten, Nathan Sykes, Carrie Underwood and WALK THE MOON.