More performers have been added to New Year’s Eve Live: Nashville’s Big Bash, the special hosted by Elle King and Entertainment Tonight’s Rachel Smith.
Trace Adkins, Grace Bowers, Kane Brown, Jackson Dean, Hardy, Cody Johnson, Parker McCollum, Megan Moroney, Brothers Osborne, Jon Pardi, Carly Pearce, Blake Shelton, Trombone Shorty, Morgan Wallen and Bailey Zimmerman have been added to the star-studded list of performers set to help ring in the New Year on the Music City special.
TV and radio host Cody Alan and CBS anchor Lonnie Quinn will be corresponding from New York City’s Times Square during the show, along with Dustin Lynch, who will also be performing live. The celebration to ring in the new year will air live Dec. 31 on CBS, and stream on Paramount+, and the five-hour broadcast will feature more than 50 back-to-back performances, with Nashville counting down with the east coast at midnight and keeping the party going through midnight CT with the city’s renowned Music Note Drop at the Bicentennial Mall stage.
The special event will feature once-in-a-lifetime collaborations with artists inviting special guests and artist friends to perform together throughout the night, taking on their biggest hits as well as covers of some of the most iconic country music songs of all time. Additional details will be announced in the coming weeks.