"I Kissed a Girl" singer Katy Perry has been announced as one of the performers at NBC's special event with Carson Daly in celebration of new year's eve. Other musicians expected to perform are 50 Cent and Ludacris.
The show will be kicked off in Time Square on new year's eve beginning at 10 P.M. Speaking of the upcoming show, Daly said, "The network gave us a huge vote of confidence by asking us to expand into primetime. We've got great music with 50 Cent, Katy Perry, Ludacris. It's gonna be a huge show, bigger than the Beijing Olympics and if it's not, I apologize."
In related news, Perry is readying to take the stage as host of 2008 MTV Europe Music Awards at Liverpool Echo Arena. In a statement, she said that she will have a 12-costume changes during the November-6 ceremony. "I asked how many Christina Aguilera had - and they said 9. So I said - I want 12!" the 24-year-old singer noted.