YouTube Originals’ ‘Hello 2021: the Americas’: How to live stream, Time, Host, Performers and all about New Year’s special event

The much-hyped event will see a host of global musicians like Dua Lipa, J Balvin, YG, Karol G and Kane Brown perform


                            YouTube Originals’ ‘Hello 2021: the Americas’: How to live stream, Time, Host, Performers and all about New Year’s special event
YG, Dua Lipa and Matthew McConaughey (Getty Images)

New Year’s is surely going to be special despite the unfortunate coronavirus casting its dreading shadow. Many of the social media giants and streaming networks are dropping their respective New Year’s virtual live events. One of the biggest and the most happening virtual events is being planned by YouTube Originals aptly called ‘Hello 2021: the Americas.’  The event will see heavyweights from music take over the stage but minus the live audience.

Speaking about the event, YouTube Global Head of Original Content Susanne Daniels said, as reported by The Brag, “With the world ready to move past an extremely challenging year, YouTube will use its global reach to celebrate the hope and promise of 2021. We look forward to closing the book on 2020 and throwing a worldwide celebration that our YouTube community can safely enjoy from home.” Here’s everything you need to know about one of the biggest New Year’s event.

Host

Juanpa Zurita attends the 7th Annual UNICEF Masquerade Ball 2019 at Kimpton La Peer Hotel on October 26, 2019 in West Hollywood, California. (Getty Images)

YouTube Originals’ ‘Hello 2021: the Americas’ will be hosted by Juanpa Zurita and Storm Reid. Juanpa Zurita is a Mexican social media influencer, vlogger, actor and model. He rose to fame in 2013 through making comedy videos on the Vine app. Zurita also tried his hands at publishing vlogs and entertainment videos on the YouTube platform.

Storm Reid attends AT&T Filmmaker Mentorship Program at NeueHouse Los Angeles on November 07, 2019 in Hollywood, California. (Getty Images)

 Storm Reid is an American actress where her early film roles include ‘12 Years a Slave’ and the superhero film ‘Sleight.’ She had her breakthrough with the fantasy film ‘A Wrinkle in Time,’ for which she received Teen Choice Award and NAACP Image Award nominations.

Who all are performing?

Kane Brown attends the 2019 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on November 24, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Getty Images)

The much-hyped event will see a host of global musicians like Dua Lipa, J Balvin, YG, Karol G and Kane Brown perform. Other artists include Yungblud, Finneas, Zara Larsson, Ne-Yo and James Blunt, among few others. Jimmy Fallon and Joel Kim Booster will provide the comedy chops, whereas RuPaul and actor Matthew McConaughey will also be present at the event.

Performances

Dua Lipa
J Balvin
YG
Karol G
Kane Brown

Appearances 

Alan Stokes
Alex Stokes
Alexandra Shipp
Andrew Davila
Avani Gregg
Ben Azelart
Brad Mondo
Brent Rivera
Bretman Rock
Brooklyn and Bailey
Bubba Wallace
Chelsea Peretti
Chrishell Stause
Crawford Millham Horton
D'Amelio Family
David Blaine
Demi Lovato
Dolan Twins
Dom Brack
Dua Lipa
Dude Perfect
Emma Chamberlain
FINNEAS
Fortune Feimster
Guava Juice
Hannah Stocking
Hunter Hayes
Hyram
J Balvin
James Blunt
Jay Shetty
Jimmy Fallon
Joel Kim Booster
Juanpa Zurita
Kane Brown
Karamo
Karol G
Larray
Lexi Hensler
Lexi Rivera
Maddie Ziegler
Manny MUA
Marques Brownlee
MatPat
Matthew McConaughey
Meg Donnelly
Megan Stalter
Midori Francis
Moriah Elizabeth
MrBeast
Naomi Campbell
Ne-Yo
Onyx Family
PatrickStarrr
Pierson Wodzynski
Rob Riggle
Rudy Mancuso
RuPaul
Ryan Blaney
Sabrina Carpenter
Sarah Tiana
Shangela
Stephanie Patrick
Storm Reid
Tom Sandoval
Tom Schwartz
Trevor Jackson
Trixie Mattel
YG
YUNGBLUD
Zach "ZHC"
Zara Larsson

How to live stream?

‘Hello 2021’ will also host events in the United Kingdom, Korea, Japan and India. The ‘Americas’ celebration will be aired on Thursday, December 31, 2020, at 10:30 pm ET/7:30 pm PT on the YouTube Originals channel.

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What to expect

Through inspiring speeches, live musical performances, comedic moments, dance parties and more, this monumental and uplifting celebration will keep viewers energized as the clock runs out on a year we'll never forget, and we say "Hello 2021,"

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