Countdown of the Top 40 Performances In Last 40 Years on 'New Year's Rockin' Eve: The 40th Anniversary Party'

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December 28th, 2011

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COUNTDOWN OF THE TOP 40 PERFORMANCES IN LAST 40 YEARS

ON “NEW YEAR’S ROCKIN’ EVE: THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY,”

AIRING SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31 (8:00-10:00 P.M., ET) ON ABC

 

“New Year’s Rockin’ Eve: The 40th Anniversary Party” will be hosted from Times Square by Jenny McCarthy and from Los Angeles by Fergie this SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31 (8:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network, kicking off ABC’s night of New Year’s celebrations. The special will look back at the amazing moments from four decades of ringing in the New Year, counting down the biggest names in the world of music and entertainment.

 

Here is the complete list of performers in the anniversary special, in alphabetical order:

 

Christina Aguilera “Candyman” 2007

Baha Men “Who Let the Dogs Out” 2001

Bangles “Walk Like an Egyptian” 1987

Beach Boys “Good Vibrations” 1975

Justin Bieber “One Time” 2010

Black Eyed Peas “Boom Boom Pow” 2010

Blondie, “Heart of Glass” 1980

Boyz II Men “It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye” 1992

Mariah Carey “We Belong Together” 2006

Culture Club “Karma Chameleon” 1984

Miley Cyrus “Girl’s Night Out” 2008

Daughtry “Home” 2010

DJ Jazzy Jeff/Fresh Prince “Girls of the World Ain’t Nothing” 1989

Far East Movement “Like a G-6” 2011

Fergie “Fergalicious” 2007

Go-Go’s “We Got the Beat” 1983

Hall & Oates “Maneater” 1983

Hootie & the Blowfish “Hold My Hand” 1995

Billy Idol “White Wedding” 2005

Jonas Brothers “S.O.S.” 2008

KC & The Sunshine Band “Get Down Tonight” 1976

Jennifer Lopez “Let’s Get Loud” 2010

Barry Manilow “Just Another New Year’s Eve” 1981

Miami Sound Machine “Conga” 1987

Olivia Newton-John “I Honestly Love You” 1975

NKOTBSB “Medly”-(“Larger Than Life”) 2011

Pink “Get the Party Started” 2002

Pussycat Dolls “Don’t Cha” 2006

Lionel Richie “All Night Long” 2009

Rihanna “Unfaithful” 2007

Salt-N-Pepa “Shoop” 1995

Spice Girls “Wannabe” 1998

Rick Springfield “Jessie’s Girl” 1982

Donna Summer “Last Dance” 2004

Taylor Swift “Picture to Burn” 2009

Tears for Fears “Shout” 1986

Three Dog Night, “Celebrate” 1973

TLC “Ain’t 2 Proud 2 Beg” 1993

Carrie Underwood “Before He Cheats” 2008

Village People “Y.M.C.A.” 1993

 

 

The complete lineup beginning Saturday night, December 31 on ABC is:

 

“New Year’s Rockin’ Eve: The 40th Anniversary Party” (8:00-10:00 p.m., ET)

 

“Dick Clark’s Primetime New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2012” (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET)

 

“Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2012, Part 1” (11:30 p.m. - 1:08 a.m., ET)

 

“Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2012, Part 2” (1:08-2:13 a.m., ET)

 

“Dick Clark’s Primetime New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2012” is a presentation of dick clark productions, inc with Dick Clark, Ryan Seacrest and Orly Adelson serving as executive producers. Larry Klein produces.

 
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