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Scotty McCreery to Join Mariah Carey in Lighting Up Rockefeller Center

November 26, 2012 (8:20 am) GMT
The 'American Idol' personalities are set to participate in the tree lighting ceremony on November 28 at Rockefeller Center in New York City.

"" season 10 winner, , will join newest "Idol" judge and diva, , in lighting the famous Christmas Tree at Rockefeller Center in New York City. McCreery has just been added to a long list of entertainers appearing on the NBC television special, which airs on Wednesday, November 28 at 8-9 P.M. ET.

The two "Idol" personalities will make things brighter during the tree lighting ceremony alongside previously announced special guests such as "" mentor and record producer Green, country crooner , veteran singer , singer-songwriter , former "Voice" competitor Chris Mann, and Italian pop-opera trio .

Other "Idol" winners who have helped make the Rockefeller tree lighting ceremony even more entertaining in the past years were season one winner , season four winner and country favorite , season five runner-up , and season seven winner .

"" co-host and weatherman Al Roker are set to host the much-awaited holiday event that also expects a visit from celebrities and . "Christmas in Rockefeller Center" will also have a special one-hour pre-show broadcast from 7-8 P.M. ET.

Meanwhile, McCreery is promoting his latest CD, "", and his own holiday TV special "Christmas with Scotty McCreery and Friends", which airs on December 1 on the Great American Country (GAC) network.

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