Anyone staying home this New Yearâ€™s Eve will have plenty of options on TV to help count down to the New Year 2010.
“Dick Clarkâ€™s New Yearâ€™s Rockinâ€™ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2010” will air on ABC at 10 p.m. (ET).Â Clark has traditionally hosted this televised event from New York Cityâ€™s (NYC) Times Square, but now makes brief appearances due to his health.Â Seacrest has taken on the role as host the past few years, and this year will be joined by Melissa Rycroft (of â€œThe Bachelorâ€ and â€œDancing with the Starsâ€ fame).Â Fergie, of the Black Eyed Peas, will also host from Las Vegas.Â Performances include the Black Eyed Peas, Jennifer Lopez, Daughtry, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, and Robin Thicke.
“New Yearâ€™s Eve with Carson Daly” will air on NBC at 10 p.m. (ET).Â Daly will host the event with Natalie Morales from Times Square, with musical guests Jay-Z, Rihanna, and Green Day.
“Billboardâ€™s New Yearâ€™s Eve Live” will air on FOX, with host Carmen Electra.Â Musical performances include “American Idol” stars Kris Allen and Allison Iraheta, as well as Sean Kingston.Â Also featured will be the best moments of the Billboard Music Awards and countdown of 2009â€™s top five in music, movies, and television.
TV specials on cable include “MTV News Presents: Top 9 of â€™09” with Snooki of “Jersey Shore” and “New Yearâ€™s Eve Live With Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin” on CNN.
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