Avril Lavigne, Maneskin + Set for New Years Eve
Pop-punk icon Avril Lavigne will perform with Travis Barker, and “Beggin ‘” superstars Maneskin will also rock the stage when Dick Clark’s New Years Eve celebrates its 50th anniversary to ring in 2022.
Featured as usual by TV personality Ryan Seacrest along with others, the specials will air live from New York and Los Angeles on ABC starting at 8 p.m. ET on December 31. Ready to listen to some music and watch the ball drop?
Lavigne and Maneskin will perform from the West Coast stage, where AJR and Daisy the Great, Big Boi and Sleepy Brown, Don Omar, French Montana, Macklemore with Ryan Lewis and Windset, Mae Muller, Masked Wolf, OneRepublic, Polo G and Walker Hayes will also perform, as Billboard reported this week. Satellite stages in New Orleans and Puerto Rico will participate.
Last month Lavigne released the new single “Bite Me”, a collaboration with Barker. His new album is expected soon. by Maneskin Teatro d’ira: Vol. I is one of Loudwire’s top rock and metal albums of 2021.
Seacreast was the main NYRE host since 2006, after namesake presenter Dick Clark suffered a stroke in 2004 and passed away in 2012. Clark hosted the show from 1973 to 1999 and again from 2001 to 2004.
Dick Clark’s New Years Eve with Ryan Seacrest is produced by MRC Live & Alternative, which is owned by the media company MRC. MRC, formerly known as Media Rights Capital, and PMC (Penske Media Corporation) are the co-parent companies of outlets such as Billboard, Rolling Stone, variety and deadline.
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