Mariah Carey, Jackie Evancho, Selena Gomez, Lee DeWyze and more for Disney Christmas Day Parade Telecast
The annual holiday television special airs Dec. 25 on ABC-TV. Viewers can check local broadcast times online at http://DisneyChristmasDayParade.com and find out more information about the parade telecast.
Ryan Seacrest leads the fun as the show's host at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, and Nick Cannon hosts from Disneyland Resort in California.
Maria Menounos serves as a special co-host at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, and Samantha Brown checks in as the show's travel correspondent.
• Mariah Carey gives fans a tuneful taste of her brand-new holiday album, "Merry Christmas II You," with a new song, "Oh Santa" and her perennial holiday smash, "All I Want For Christmas Is You"
• Big band Big Bad Voodoo Daddy gets the season swinging with "Christmas Is Starting Now" from the fun-filled holiday album, "Phineas & Ferb: Holiday Favorites"
• Professional dancers from ABC-TV's smash-hit series, "Dancing With The Stars," Tony Dovolani, Kym Johnson, Louis Van Amstel, and Chelsea Hightower, join in with a jovial jive
• Former "Hootie & the Blowfish" front man and current country music star Darius Rucker shares his new hit holiday single, "Candy Cane Christmas"
• Singer Amber Riley stars in a balcony performance above Main Street U.S.A., as Disney princesses and princes join in a regal dance below
• R&B superstar Sean Kingston performs the holiday classic, "This Christmas"
• Disney Channel starlet Selena Gomez, from the Disney Channel hit show "Wizards of Waverly Place," casts a holiday spell with the seasonal favorite, "Winter Wonderland"
• "American Idol" Season 9 Champion Lee DeWyze performs his own rousing rendition of "The Little Drummer Boy"
• Ten-year-old soprano sensation Jackie Evancho sings "Pie Jesu," one of Andrew Lloyd Webber's songs that she wowed audiences with this year on the TV show "America's Got Talent"
• Direct from Disney Channel, "The Suite Life on Deck" star Debby Ryan rocks the parade route with her modern take on "Deck the Halls" from the all-new Disney holiday movie, "The Search for Santa Paws;" she'll be joined by little Santa Paws himself, the star of the film, which is now available on Disney Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Movie Download
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