Thousands of screaming fans converged at NYCs Madison Square Garden for the recent 2016 Jingle Ball, X Factor girl group superstars Fifth Harmony kicked off the night with an energetic set and dance moves to their songs “Work From Home” and “Worth It.” Grammy nominee Lukas Graham, followed with his hit song “7 Years” with the audience singing every word.
Ellie Goulding brought confetti and Diplo came with fire. Ellie belting out her mega hits “On My Mind,” “Anything Can Happen” and “Love Me Like You Do.” Despite battling a cold she impressed the crowd - “I used the last bit of voice I had left tonight for JingleBall and totally worth it,” she tweeted after the performance. Two days before her 20th birthday, Hailee Steinfeld played an acoustic version of her hit “Starving.” “Last year I celebrated my 19th birthday here. This year I get to celebrate ‘Starving’ going platinum,” she told the audience.
The evening also featured a special performance by One Directions Niall Horan, with his debut single “This Town.” Joe Jonas‘ DNCE put on a show with original tracks and covers of “Wannabe” by the Spice Girls and Kanye West’s “Fade.” Of course the room erupted for superstars Arianda Grande and Justin Bieber. Adriana got in the Xmas spirit with a medley of songs from her EP “Christmas and Chill.” Bieber thrilled the crowd with hits including “What Do You Mean?” and “Sorry.” He also got intimate for an acoustic performance of “Cold Water” and “Love Yourself.”
Other performers during the long night of music included Charlie Puth, Daya and the Chainsmokers performing their smash hit ‘Closer’. It was a star studded night of music, magic and memories!