Several big names are set to celebrate Independence Day during the 44th annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular.
Per People, included in this year’s festivities will be John Legend, the Black Eyed Peas, Lady A, Tim McGraw, The Killers, and Brad Paisley. Today anchor Craig Melvin will host the two-hour live telecast.
They add that after the performances, the event will have a variety of fireworks shows “captured from a series of weeklong surprise displays across all five of N.Y.C.’s boroughs, in addition to a live grand finale.” The displays, which begin today (June 29), “Were created so that all New Yorkers could experience the fireworks without creating crowds amid the ongoing novel coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic.”
The Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular will air July 4 at 8 p.m. EST on NBC. It will also repeat at 10 p.m. EST.