Blake Shelton Joins NBC’s New Year’s Eve Special

Blake Shelton will take part in NBC’s live New Year’s Eve special from Times Square in New York City on Dec. 31. The two-hour special will be hosted by Carson Daly. Other performers include Tony Bennett, Drake, Cee Lo Green, Broadway star Megan Hilty, Jessie J and the Roots. In addition, J.B. Smoove (Curb Your Enthusiasm) and NBC’s Today correspondent Amy Robach will offer live reports from the heart of Times Square. Bob Costas, Jimmy Fallon, Ricky Gervais and news anchor Brian Williams will appear on the special as well.