Green Day is set to explode out of 2019 before the Hella Mega Tour in 2020, as they will perform during Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin Eve Dec. 31, and appear at the 2019 Game Awards Thursday.
The Hollywood Reporter revealed the band as a part of the New Year’s Eve lineup, which will also feature SHAED and a multitude of pop performers such as Dua Lipa, Ava Max and Paula Abdul.
— New Year’s Rockin’ Eve (@NYRE) December 6, 2019
Elsewhere, Game Awards founder Geoff Keighley announced via Twitter the veteran rockers as special performers for the upcoming ceremony, tied with a game-related announcement.
So excited for this one! @greenday will rock #TheGameAwards stage on 12/12. Been working for a few months with the band on a special videogame-inspired performance and announcement. pic.twitter.com/uS3SNt6bkW
— Geoff Keighley (@geoffkeighley) November 20, 2019
Green Day’s upcoming album, Father of All…, will release Feb. 7, 2020.