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“NBC celebrates the nation’s birthday with all-star performances by Ariana Grande, (Enrique Iglesias), Hunter Hayes, Miranda Lambert and Lionel Richie on the live broadcast of the Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks® Spectacular.
Hosted by ‘America’s Got Talent’s’ Nick Cannon, the show will air Friday, July 4 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT) with an encore presentation at 10 p.m. highlighting the second hour of the special.
The Brooklyn Bridge will serve as a dramatic stage for dazzling pyrotechnics as the 38th annual ‘Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks® Spectacular’ returns to the East River. Set to deliver the nation’s largest display of patriotic firepower and ready to dazzle more than three million spectators and millions on television, the Macy’s Fireworks will be launched from barges positioned on the lower East River.”
“We’ve had our eye set to feature this world-famous landmark in our show for many years… And with the advancements in pyrotechnic technology and artistry, we expect to create jaw-dropping effects that will delight millions of spectators as this quintessential New York icon joins the 4th of July party.”
-Amy Kule, executive producer of Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks
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Check out Ariana and Enrique rehearsing for the big event here!