Mariah Carey was one of the Times Square headliners for the edition. The Orange County Register. Retrieved 11 December These numbers excluded viewership from locations such as bars and New Year's Eve parties, as Nielsen ratings do not account for out-of-home viewership however, the company announced on October 24, that it would begin to offer out-of-home ratings data to broadcasters in April These specials primarily featured countdowns of archived music performances from the Dick Clark Productions library, including the top New Year's Rockin' Eve performances, and the "30 Greatest Women in Music". Retrieved 6 December Retrieved 28 December
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In —75, the program moved to its current home of ABC, and Clark assumed the role of host. Retrieved 30 November The two-hour special featured a "meaningful and reflective" view on New Year's celebrations from around the world, and also included performances by Arlo Guthrie , Sting , and U2. Jennifer Lopez' skin-tight outfit is talk of New Year". New Jersey's Casino Reinvestment Development Authority CRDA had announced plans for a live performance from Atlantic City 's Boardwalk Hall by an unannounced artist,  but these plans fell through, citing "scheduling conflicts and other considerations". On December 31, , in lieu of New Year's Rockin' Eve , ABC News presented ABC Today , a day-long telecast hosted by Peter Jennings which, as part of a consortium of broadcasters , presented coverage of international festivities celebrating the arrival of the year
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Seacrest stated that he would "forever be both sentimental and grateful" about his involvement in the special, and that he was "excited to work together to create new traditions and fun moments on the show that only live television can deliver. Retrieved 5 January Retrieved January 1, Clark's new program would be known as New Year's Rockin' Eve , a name chosen to signify the major contrast between his special and the more formal atmosphere of Guy Lombardo's special.
Description: New Jersey's Casino Reinvestment Development Authority CRDA had announced plans for a live performance from Atlantic City 's Boardwalk Hall by an unannounced artist,  but these plans fell through, citing "scheduling conflicts and other considerations". While some TV critics including Tom Shales of The Washington Post , in an interview with the CBS Radio Network felt he was not in good enough shape to do the broadcast, stroke survivors and many of Clark's fans praised the emcee for being a role model for people dealing with post-stroke recovery. Retrieved 16 December However, the effects of Lombardo's absence led to a decline in viewership, allowing New Year's Rockin' Eve to overtake the Royal Canadians in viewership in only its fifth year on-air. Retrieved January 2,