Kanye West, Jessica Simpson Performing at Macy's Parade

This year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will have some big names to go along with the big balloons.

Macy's on Tuesday announced the list of celebrity performers for the event later this month. It includes Kanye West, Jessica Simpson, Gladys Knight and Arlo Guthrie.

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The 84th parade will also feature some new balloons including Kung-Fu Panda and the Kool-Aid Man.

Other celebrities taking part include India Arie, Big Time Rush, and the casts of several Broadway shows.

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