via press release:
“THE X FACTOR” WINNER TATE STEVENS
TO PERFORM ON “NEW YEAR’S EVE LIVE!”
MONDAY, DECEMBER 31, ON FOX
Stevens Joins Previously Announced Musical Acts Lifehouse and Carmen Electra
Hot on the heels of his win on THE X FACTOR, Tate Stevens will perform on NEW YEAR’S EVE LIVE! airing Monday, Dec. 31 (11:00 PM-12:30 AM ET live; CT/MT/PT tape-delayed) on FOX. Stevens will join previously announced performers Lifehouse and Carmen Electra.
Stevens, a 37-year-old country singer from Raymore, MO, had been employed as a road worker prior to auditioning for THE X FACTOR. Mentored by judge L.A. Reid, Stevens emerged as America’s choice and the winner of the coveted THE X FACTOR title, along with a $5 million recording contract with Sony Music.
Broadcast from Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, NEW YEAR’S EVE LIVE! also will feature FOX cameras capturing the world-famous New Year’s Eve Ball as it makes its descent into New York’s Times Square.
NEW YEAR’S EVE LIVE! is executive-produced by Bob Bain, produced by Paul Flattery and directed by Michael Dempsey.