NCT 127 Will Perform in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

NCT 127 is one of the confirmed performers at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. The parade is one of the largest parades in the world and will take place in New York City on Nov. 28, 2019. So catch us flying to New York City just to watch the performance live. Just kidding. Maybe.

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NCT 127 announced the performance on Twitter

NCT 127 announced the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade performance on their Twitter account.

“We’re spending Thanksgiving in NYC! Watch us perform in the @Macys Parade starting at 9AM on NBC #MacysParade#NCT#NCT127,” the group tweeted.

Several other artists are expected to perform at the parade in addition to NCT 127. On Twitter, Macy’s announced Billy Porter, TLC, Chris Young, Black Eyed Peas, Tenille Towns, Ciara, That Girl Lay Lay, Idina Menzel, Lea Michele, Ozuna, and Chris Janson would perform. Macy’s also confirmed Kelly Rowland, Natasha Bedingfield, Josh Dela Cruz, Debbie Gibson, and Chicago as performers.

Fans are excited for NCT 127’s performance at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

After NCT 127 and Macy’s announced the group would perform at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, NCTzens posted their excitement for the performance on social media. Because of how popular the parade is across the U.S., fans feel the performance will be great exposure for NCT 127.

“THANKSGIVING DAY MACYS PARADE, ARE YOU KIDDNG?! OMG OMG OMG IM SO HAPPY FOR NCT 127, THIS IS HUGE IM SO RIDICULOUSLY PROUD OF THEM AHHHHH,” one fan tweeted.

“Nct 127 first kpop group to perform at the ema’s Nct 127 first kpop group to perform at macys thanksgiving parade,” wrote a Twitter user.

One fan replied to NCT 127’s announcement and said, “wow y’all famous famous.”

NCT 127 is the first K-pop group to perform at the parade

NCT 127’s upcoming performance at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is monumental. On Nov. 28, the group will become the first K-pop group to perform at the parade. In 2018, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade had over 23 million viewers.

A fan tweeted, “nct 127 is the first ever kpop group to perform at the macy’s thanksgiving day parade ever! this is a huge deal as last years parade gathered 23.7M viewers and many famous artists performed there in the past!!”

Another fan tweeted, “nct 127 to be performing at macy’s thanksgiving parade… do you understand how HUGE that is ? just about every family in america watches it and to be the first kpop group? EVER ?!!”

NCT 127 will perform at the MTV EMAs

This is not the first time NCT 127 has been the first K-pop act to perform at a momentous event. NCT 127 is also the first K-pop group to perform at the MTV Europe Music Awards. The group will perform at the MTV EMAs on Nov. 3, 2019.

“On this day, last year NCT 127 were performing at Mickeys 90th spectacular, It was they’re first huge international stage for a non-kpop focused event. Today they are performing at the MTV EMA’s. Within a year look at how far they’ve come. To say I‘m proud is an understatement,” a fan tweeted.