Fergie and Jenny McCarthy return as co-hosts
"Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2015" begins live at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC from New York's Times Square
Charli XCX, One Direction and Meghan Trainor join the biggest bicoastal celebration of the year with performances on New Year's Eve from the Billboard Hollywood Party. One Direction will headline with four performances throughout the night. Fergie returns for the ninth year to host the Billboard Hollywood Party and will treat the audience to a special performance. Jenny McCarthy returns for the fourth time live from Times Square.
"Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2015" will air Wednesday, Dec. 31, beginning at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.
The bicoastal celebration will include hours of special performances and reports on New Year's celebrations from around the globe. Seacrest will lead the traditional countdown to midnight, and, before the ball drops on New Year's Eve, global music sensation Taylor Swift will perform live for more than 1 million fans in Times Square. Gavin DeGraw and Lady Antebellum will perform live from Music City's New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway in downtown Nashville.