For those planning a quiet night at home this New Year’s Eve, there’s lot of music available on TV. Ryan Seacrest and dick clark productions keep Dick Clark’s legacy alive at they ring in the new year with a tribute to the late Dick Clark. Clips and musical performances featuring Clark and some of the biggest names in music will be shown.
Clark hosted ABC’s New Year Rockin’ Eve for nearly 40 years, ending with his death this year.
Here’s a list of New Year’s Eve programming:
Monday, December 31, 2012
Live From Lincoln Center (PBS)
8 p.m. /7 central
The New York Philharmonic pays tribute to conductor Marvin Hamlisch in this live concert hosted by Broadway vets Audra McDonald and featuring performances from Megan Hilty and Raul Esparza.
New Year’s Rockin Eve Celebrates Dick Clark
ABC, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
ABC has dedicated a two-hour special to Clark, featuring some of the hosts s most memorable New Year’s Eve spots, before the first New Year’s Rockin’ Eve special without the TV legend.
Dick Clark’s Primetime New Year’s Rockin’ Even with Ryan Seacrest 2013
ABC, 10 p.m.
Ryan Seacrest once again hosts Dick Clark’ New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest hosts the annual show live from Times Square. Jenny McCarthy is on the street with the crowds while Fergie hosts the party in Los Angeles. Musical performances include Taylor Swift, Fergie, Carly Rae Jepsen, Brandy, Flo Rida, Karmin, One Republic, Pitbull and Neon Trees.
New Year’s Eve with Carson Daly
NBC, 10 p.m.
Carson Daly hosts NBC’s night which will include musical performances from Train,The Voice Season 3 winner Cassadee Pope as well as others from throughout the year, including The Spice Girls, Coldplay and more. The Office’s Angela Kinsey co-hosts with Daly.
New Year’s Eve Live
FOX, 10 p.m.
Marlon Wayans hosts Fox’s New Year’s Eve show from Las Vegas. Performers include Carmen Electra, Lifehouse and “X Factor” winner Tate Stevens.
MTV’S Club NYE 2013
MTV, 11 p.m.
MTV’s celebration of the night will have Jersey Shore’s Snooki and JWoww with performances from Ke$ha, Conor Maynard and others.
New Year’s Eve Live with Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin
CNN, 11 p.m.
Unlikely duo Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin will ring in the new year on CNN for the sixth time. With Griffin and live television, anything goes.