This year’s Macy’s fireworks display kicks off around 9:25 p.m. on July 4 in New York City. Fireworks will be launched from barges located on the East River.
You can watch “Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular” on NBC. While the fireworks don’t start until 9:30 p.m., the show begins at 8 p.m. ET, with performances by some of today’s most popular artists. The show will be hosted by Ryan Eggold of “Blacklist” and Renée Elise Goldsberry of the Broadway musical “Hamilton”.
Here are all of the artists performing at this year’s Macy’s Fireworks show.
The Jonas Brothers made an epic comeback in 2019 with the release of their first album in a decade, “Happiness Begins”. Former Disney Channel favorites will take the stage with Marshmello, performing their recent collaboration with the DJ, “Leave Before You Love Me”.
Parade reports that a drone light show will be held during the performance to honor the athletes of the U.S. team as they prepare to leave for this year’s Olympics in Tokyo.
Country music artist and coach on “The Voice” Blake Shelton will also perform at the fireworks show. “I covered my July 4th plans !!!! And all of you, ”Shelton wrote in an Instagram post promoting the event.
According to Today, Shelton and his fiancee Gwen Stefani recently applied for a marriage license in Oklahoma.
The British rock group known for songs such as “Yellow” and “Clocks” will enter the American spirit overnight. The band’s sound has gotten more pop in recent years as they’ve collaborated with record producer Max Martin, who has worked with pop artists such as Britney Spears, Taylor Swift, and Katy Perry.
Their latest single, “Higher Power” was released on May 7th.
OneReupublic first made a name for themselves with the single “Apologize” in 2007. Since then, the group has had a number of hits including “Stop and Stare”, “Good Life” and “Counting Stars”.
On July 1, the group announced their new album “Human” via Instagram. The album will be released on August 27.
Country music artist Reba McEntire will also take the stage at Macy’s Fireworks. McEntire is almost as well known as a musician and actress. His sitcom “Reba” had six seasons, starting in 2001.
His most recent album, “Stronger Than the Truth” was released in 2019.
A soul group from Austin, Texas, the Black Pumas were nominated for Best New Artist at the Grammy’s in 2020. The group’s newest single, “Strangers,” features indie pop group Lucius .
The Black Pumas is a duo made up of singer-songwriter Eric Burton and guitarist and record producer Adrian Quesada.
Singer-songwriter Tori Kelly first rose to prominence as an “American Idol” contestant. She was nominated for Best New Artist Award at the 2016 Grammy’s and is best known for songs such as “Dear No One” and “Paper Hearts”.
She also played the role of Meena in the animated musical films “Sing” and “Sing 2”.
Parade reports that the evening’s fireworks display will be set to music by the United States Army Field Band & Soldiers’ Chorus, including “America the Beautiful” and “The Star-Spangled Banner”.
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