Wednesday, July 4 2007
NBC SPECIALS --(9:00PM-10:00PM) --(TV-G)
"Macy'S 4Th Of July Fireworks Spectacular 2007"
NBC LIGHTS UP THE NIGHT AS THEY CELEBRATE -- The Nations 231st birthday extravaganza with performances by superstar Martina McBride, 'American Idol' winner Jordin Sparks, American Idol contestants Blake Lewis and Melinda Doolittle on the live broadcast of the Macy's 4th of July Fireworks� Spectacular. Hosted by Natalie Morales, NBC's Today National Correspondent and Tiki Barber, Today Correspondent. The country's largest Fourth of July fireworks extravaganza will feature nearly 35,000 brilliant shells exploding over New York City set to a sweeping original medley performed by The New York Pops. Over 1,000 pyrotechnic shells are fired every minute, when the first shells explode and begin their choreographed pyrotechnic dance.