"NBC'S NEW YEAR'S EVE 2021 WITH CARSON DALY"
12/31/2020 (10:00PM - 10:58PM) (Thursday) : NBC begins 2021 with music's biggest names in a television only event that can't be missed. NBC'S NEW YEAR'S EVE 2021' will feature performances from across the country by AJR, Busta Rhymes featuring Anderson .Paak, Chloe x Halle, CNCO, Jason Derulo, Goo Goo Dolls, Kylie Minogue, Pentatonix, Bebe Rexha featuring Doja Cat, Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani and Sting featuring Shirazee. Carson Daly will host live from the heart of Times Square along with co-hosts Amber Ruffin, star of Peacock's "The Amber Ruffin Show" and writer for "Late Night with Seth Meyers," and Stephen "tWitch" Boss, DJ and co-executive producer for the "Ellen DeGeneres Show." The special will air Thursday, Dec. 31 from 10-11 p.m., will break for local news and return for the final countdown from 11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. ET/PT.