Derulo and Panic! will appear on the first-ever Central Time Zone celebration of Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest, which will be broadcasted live from the Allstate Fan Fest in New Orleans, Louisiana. As for Lovato, who will be in the Caribbean as part of Celebrity Cruises, the “Confident” singer’s performance will be shown live from St. Maarten.
Seacrest will lead the main celebration live in Times Square in New York City alongside Jenny McCarthy, while Pretty Little Liars star Lucy Hale will serve as the Central Time Zone host from Cresent City near Jackson Square in Louisiana. Fergie will also be pitching in, returning as the host of Billboard‘s Hollywood Party in Los Angeles.
This year marks the 45th anniversary of Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest. The star-studded list of performers for the 2017 celebration include Alessia Cara, Fifth Harmony, John Legend, Lukas Graham, Shawn Mendes, Mike Posner, Hailee Steinfeld and more.
In addition to the Los Angeles festivities, Lionel Richie will kick off the new year on the West Coast, broadcasting live from his concert in Las Vegas. The New Year’s celebration airs Dec. 31 beginning at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.