Gwen Stefani and Pharrell Williams Will Perform Together at the People Magazine Awards

Gwen Stefani and Pharrell
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Gwen Stefani and Pharrell Williams on The Voice on Dec. 1, 2014. 

Pharrell Williams and Gwen Stefani will perform at the inaugural People Magazine Awards. Stefani will play her Pharrell-produced latest single, "Spark The Fire," released in anticipation of her third solo album -- the first since 2006's The Sweet Escape.

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5 Seconds of Summer and Maroon 5 will also hit the stage at the awards show, which is hosted by Nick Cannon and will be broadcast by live on NBC on Thursday, Dec. 18 at 9 p.m. EST. The crowd will include comedians (Kevin Hart, Billy Eichner), musicians (Josh Groban, Jennifer Lopez) and actors from film and TV, like Jeff Bridges, Mindy Kaling, and Kate Hudson. 

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But the People Magazine Awards aren't only for stars: to encourage mass participation, the best People cover of the year will be determined by popular vote. (You can tweet your pick with the hashtag #PEOPLEMagazineAwards.) 


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