Tony Bennett, Dolly Parton, Josh Groban to Sing For “Oneonta Tree” in NYC!
In a press release from NBC, the musical line-up for the Rockefeller Center tree lighting special has been announced. And they mention ONEONTA in the press release. Look at this lineup. Our tree will be so proud!
NBC’s “Today” anchors Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie, Al Roker and Hoda Kotb will host the broadcast from New York City’s Rockefeller Center. The special will feature dazzling holiday performances from Dolly Parton, Tony Bennett, Neil Diamond, Josh Groban, Tori Kelly, Sarah McLachlan, Jordan Smith, Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood, the Radio City Rockettes and more.
The 84th annual tree lighting will feature a 94-foot tall, 56-foot wide Norway spruce from Oneonta, N.Y. It is approximately 90 years old, weighs approximately 14 tons, and will be decorated with more than 50,000 multi-colored LED lights.
Prior to the prime-time telecast, an additional live hour of the special will be broadcast on select NBC stations (7-8 p.m. ET). Check local listings.