Who is performing at the 2016 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade?

Who is performing at the 2016 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade?
Source: AP
Source: AP

On Thanksgiving morning, as you begin to prep your turkey dinner, NBC will air their annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade starting at 9 a.m. Eastern. In addition to the elaborate floats, clowns and balloons that make up the event, several performers are scheduled to make appearances.

Some bigger names for the 2016 special include Tony Bennett, Regina Spektor and Aloe Blacc, but Macy's has also assembled a group of up-and-comers worth seeing. From YouTube sensations Chloe x Halle to 12-year-old America's Got Talent winner Grace VanderWaal, the complete lineup of musical performers goes as follows: 

Brett Eldredge
Chloe x Halle
Daya
De La Soul
Easton Corbin
Fitz and the Tantrums
Jacob Whitesides
Kelsea Ballerini
Maddie & Tae
Aloe Blacc
Ben Rector
Regina Spektor
Lunchmoney Lewis
The Muppets
Grace VanderWaal
Tony Bennett
Timeflies
Sarah McLachlan
Diamante Eléctrico
JohnnySwim

At last year's parade, Shawn Mendes, Jordin Sparks and Mariah Carey were some of the stars that came out for the long-running event. You can check out Mendes' performance below.

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Eric Eidelstein

Eric Eidelstein is a freelance Arts writer living in Brooklyn, NY. He has previously written for Complex, Indiewire, and other outlets.

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