NBC has a New Year's Eve shows in Times Square for those who choose to celebrate at home. Mariah Carey and “The Voice” coach and Grammy nominee Blake Shelton will perform on NBC’s annual special “New Year’s Eve With Carson Daly.” Emmy Award and Golden Globe winner Jane Lynch will co-host, with actress-comedian Natasha Leggero and actor Anthony Anderson appearing as guests.
The two-part special takes place from Times Square and airs tonight, Tuesday, Dec. 31 at 10-11 p.m. EST and 11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. EST. Carson Daly will be hosting NBC’s New Year’s Eve celebration for the ninth consecutive year.
Mariah Carey is the best-selling female artist of all time with more than 200 million albums sold to date and eighteen Billboard #1 singles (seventeen self-penned), more than any solo artist in history. With her distinct five-octave vocal range, prolific songwriting, and producing talent, Carey has defined the modern pop performance. As a singer/songwriter/producer, she has been recognized with five Grammy Awards, 21 American Music Awards, Billboard's “Artist of the Decade” Award, the World Music Award for “World's Best Selling Female Artist of the Millennium,” and BMI’s “Icon Award” for her outstanding achievements in songwriting, to name a few.
Blake Shelton is currently a coach on NBC’s Emmy Award-winning musical-competition series “The Voice.” Blake recently was awarded CMA Awards’ Album of the Year honor for his platinum-selling album “Based on a True Story….,” and was named Male Vocalist of the Year for the fourth consecutive year. Just off the heels of his multi-week No. 1 smash hit, “Boys ‘Round Here,” the follow-up single “Mine Would Be You” raced to the top of the charts to mark his 15th No. 1 (10th consecutive) single. “Mine Would Be You” has topped the charts for the last three weeks, making it one of the longest-charting country singles of 2013. Blake has earned a host of other awards and nominations, including multiple Grammy nominations, six gold and platinum albums, and is the three-time host of the ACM Awards.