Kanye, Shakira celebrating New Year with MTV
By Jonathan Cohen
NEW YORK (Billboard) – Kanye West, Shakira, Maroon 5′s Adam
Levine and Fall Out Boy lead the lineup for MTV’s 14th annual
New Year’s Eve broadcast, which will begin at 10:30 p.m. ET.
Common, All-American Rejects and Young Jeezy will also
perform during the broadcast, while Run-D.M.C.’s Rev. Run is
tipped to make an appearance.
In other New Year’s Eve news, Mariah Carey has joined the
lineup for ABC’s “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve” and will
perform live from the Big Apple’s Times Square. Hilary Duff
will anchor the Los Angeles portion of the event, which will
feature performances from Chris Brown, Sean Paul, 311 and 3
Doors Down, among others.
Clark was forced to miss last year’s edition of “New Year’s
Rockin’ Eve” while he recovered from a December 2004 stroke.