Best live streaming shows to watch on New Year's Eve
This NYE will be like no others - here's a list of some exciting live shows for you to stream on the night we welcome 2021 as the year we'd be able to all get together and party again.
1. BBC One 2020 highlights show and Alicia Keys
As the yearly spectacular London Fireworks were sadly cancelled due to covid-19, BBC One will keep viewers entertained showcasing the most inspirational and heart lifting moments of 2020. The network will also be streaming a performance from Alicia Keys live from Los Angeles.
2. New Year's eve live from Times Square
Have you ever dreamt on spending New Year's Eve in the iconic Times Square in New York? This year you have the possibility to live stream the event for free which will include light shows, fireworks and live performances from artists such as singer Gloria Gaynor who will be performing 'I will Survive' and actor Jonathan Bennet. There will also be a moment to celebrate the 'Heroes of 2020'. Planning to join the free live stream? Please keep in mind that midnight will be 5 hours after the UK!
One thing that will never change is the ticking of time and the arrival of a New Year. On December 31st, the Ball will drop in Times Square.
Times Square New Year's Eve 2021 is happening visually, virtually, safely. Stay tuned. pic.twitter.com/5CE5ROZgTF
— Times Square (@TimesSquareNYC) September 23, 2020
3. Big Hit Label 2021 New Year's Eve live
One of the most anticipated live streams for this New Years Eve - Big Hit Entertainment, the music label behind k-pop phenomenon BTS, will be hosting a massive online concert. The event will feature a stellar line-up including top k-pop bands such as BTS, TXT, Lee Hyun,GFRIEND, NU'EST, BUMZU and ENHYPEN as well as other big names such as Hasley, Lauv and Steve Aoki who collaborated with BTS in the past. The event will be available worldwide with advanced VR technology . Tickets are onsale at Weverse shop with the option to be an interactive live audience.
4. Tomorrowland 31.12.2020
For these who are going to miss spending the last day of the year bouncing on the dancefloor, EDM festival Tomorrowland is organising a massive virtual event with the biggest names in electronic music. The DJs will perform inside NAOZ, a digital event space hosting four different stages. Streaming will start at 8pm and will sync the event according to the user's timezone. The line up includes some of the world's top DJs such as David Guetta, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Martin Garrix and Camelphat. Tickets available on Tomorrowland's website.
5. Justin Bieber NYE
2020 will also see a return to live performance from Justin Bieber: this will be his first live show in over three years. The event is organise in partnership with US phone network T-Mobile whose users will be able to access for free. Everyone else will need to purchase a ticket which will offer options of replay after the official live event has ended on January 1st.
— Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) December 7, 2020