Kelsea Ballerini to Appear on Z100 Jingle Ball & Billboard Women in Music TV Specials this Week

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Rising New ArtistKelsea Balleriniwill close out 2015 with numerous national TV appearances this week, includingBillboardsWomen In Music event,American Country CountdownsTop 10 Stories of 2015 special andiHeart RadiosJingle Ball two-hour concert special in addition to continual airings of PBS National Christmas Tree Lighting broadcast throughout the month of December.

Tune in tonight (12/17) to see Ballerini pop by NYCs legendary Madison Square Garden to introduce Selena Gomez atiHeart RadiosJingle Ball concert, airing at 8p ET/PT on the CW. Also on tap for tonight, Ballerini will appear onAmerican Country CountdownsTop 10 Stories of 2015 special, airing at 8/7c on FOX.

Up next, fans can see the Black River Entertainment Recording artist accept the Rising Star award and perform atBillboard’sprestigious Women In Music event held at Cipriani in New York City (12/11), which will air tomorrow, Friday (12/18) at 8/7c on Lifetime. Lady Antebellums Hillary Scott joined Ballerini at the celebration to present her award alongside the honorees, including Woman of the Year Lady Gaga, Missy Elliott, Fifth Harmony, Selena Gomez, Alabama Shakes Brittany Howard, Tori Kelly, Demi Lovato, Loretta Lynn and Lana Del Rey.

Ballerini racked up her first AMA, CMA and CMT award nominations throughout 2015 and is continuing the momentum with her Top 15-and-climbing single Dibs (Ballerini, Jason Duke, Ryan Griffin, Josh Kerr). Newly namedRadio Disneysnewest “NBT” (Next Big Thing), she will ring in 2016 with a live performance in Nashville, TN at the annual “Bash on Broadway: New Years Eve in Music City” featuring Kings Of Leon and Chris Stapleton. Previously sharing the stage with Alan Jackson, Lady Antebellum, Tim McGraw, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban, she will join select dates on Billy Curringtons SUMMER FOREVER Tour kicking off in February 2016.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

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