RIAA-certified multi-Platinum artist Ciara is taking the reins of the LA festivities for Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2022. 

“This is the show you don’t want to miss,” she teases to ABC Audio.

The countdown to 2022 will mark the fifth year that CC has hosted the West Coast portion of the show. So what keeps her coming back?

“I get to do a combination of everything,” the “Level Up” singer explains. “From obviously co-hosting, to performing and enjoying big performances and then ultimately bringing in the new year with the world is pretty special.”

“This is one of those iconic shows,” Ciara goes on. “I remember when I got the chance to perform on Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve when I was a little baby coming up and its just been an incredible blessing for things to kind of come full circle and to be able to do this is really pretty amazing. Its just an incredible experience all around.”

As for what to expect from this year’s show, which is also celebrating its 50th anniversary, Ciara teased, “You just got to wait and see,” before adding, “It’s gonna be a lot of energy. There’s gonna be that good nostalgic feeling that’s gonna happen at points mixed with some also cool energy, new energy.”

Ciara also shared that viewers can expect “a little something something” from her as well.

“We are gonna make sure this show is jam-packed for you,” she promises. “It’s gonna be non-stop entertainment and just the perfect energy to roll into the new year.”

Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest airs live December 31 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.

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