Mariah Carey wowed a crowd of fans with her performance on the TODAY Show Plaza on October 2, 2009. The superstar sang her hits including “Obsessed” and “Make It Happen” as well as, spoke to TODAY’s Meredith Vieira about her new album and film.
Singer Sean Kingston performed a special Labor Day concert on the TODAY Show Plaza on September 7, 2009. The rising star sang his summer hit "Fire Burning" "Beautiful Girls" and his newest single "Face Drop."
A massive crowd turned out in droves to swarm Miley Cyrus as she performed on Rockefeller Plaza on August 28, 2009. She sang "Party in the USA," "Kicking and Screaming," "The Climb" and "See You Again."
Natasha Bedingfield performs in front of the TODAY Show crowd on Rockefeller Plaza on August 21, 2009. She performed her smash-hit song, “Unwritten,” and “Ray of Light” as well as her hit “Pocketful of Sunshine.”
Jason Mraz serenaded a large TODAY Show crowd on Rockefeller Plaza on August 7, 2009. The singer-songwriter performed his two hits from his latest album "We Sing, We Dance, We Steal Things" as well as his classic "The Remedy." Mraz told TODAY that he recommends everyone travel, take a break and get to know life.
Kings of Leon rocked the TODAY show when they performed on Rockefeller Plaza on July 31, 2009. The guys played three songs for a huge crowd, including their big hit, "Sex on Fire." The group also revealed that they will be kicking off a U.S. tour soon.
Pop star Katy Perry performed on Rockefeller Plaza on July 24, 2009. She kept the large crowd entertained by wearing a dicey outfit and singing her hits like "Hot 'N' Cold" and others. Perry told TODAY that she'll start recording her sophomore album soon.
The All-American Rejects definitely got the TODAY show crowd moving when they performed on Rockefeller Plaza on July 17. The guys played for a huge crowd, three songs, including their latest single "I Wanna." The group also revealed that they all have matching tattoos.
Matchbox Twenty frontman Rob Thomas performed solo in Rockefeller Plaza in New York City on July 3, 2009. Before a huge Fourth of July weekend crowd, Thomas sang his hit "Lonely No More," as well as two songs from his most recent album, "Cradlesong."
Tween sensations the Jonas Brothers rocked Rockefeller Plaza on June 19, 2009. Nick, Joe and Kevin Jonas kept the crowd of young fans entertained by performing their old hits, as well as a new song from their album "Lines, Vines and Trying Times."
will.i.am, Taboo and Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas performed on Rockefeller Plaza on June 12, 2009. The group kept the crowd moving and grooving with their songs, "Boom Boom Pow," "I Gotta Feeling" and "Pump It." The Grammy-winning pop group had their first breakout hit in 2003.
Boyd Tinsley and Dave Matthews of the Dave Mathews Band performed on Rockefeller Plaza on June 5, 2009. It was the group's first time performing live on morning television. The guys played five songs, some old and some new, including one bonus song for the crowd that wasn't shown on-air.
Country sensation Taylor Swift performed on Rockefeller Plaza in NewYork City on May 29, 2009. The star rocked out for a huge crowd in the rain, playing four songs. The wholesome artist, who says she doesn't drink or smoke, told TODAY that the way she rebels is by writing honest songs referencing real people.
"American Idol" winner Kris Allen sang before throngs of devoted fans on May 28, 2009 on the Plaza. His win over singer Adam Lambert, who’d been cast by the show’s judges as the front-runner, prompted plenty of conspiracy theories.
"American Idol" runner-up Adam Lambert, left, said Kris Allen deserved to win the competition. "The bottom line is that we're such different artists that there's really no way to directly compete," Lambert told TODAY on May 28, 2009. "I'm really happy that Kris won. I think he's super talented." Lambert performed the song "Mad World" for excited fans.
Patrick Stump, Joe Trohman and Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy performed on Rockefeller Plaza on May 22, 2009. The Grammy-nominated pop punk band got its start in 2001.
Jennifer Hudson wowed crowds with her performance on Rockefeller Plaza on May 15, 2009. Hudson rose to fame after becoming a finalist on "American Idol" in 2004. She went on to win an Academy Award for her performance in the 2006 movie "Dreamgirls."
Donnie Wahlberg, Jonathan Knight, Jordan Knight and Joey McIntyre of New Kids On The Block performed on Rockefeller Plaza on May 8, 2009. They're all grown up now -- but don't they still look adorable?
No Doubt ended a concert hiatus that had lasted nearly five years when the band performed on May 1, 2009 for the TODAY concert series on Rockefeller Plaza. Gwen Stefani, left, belted out "Spiderwebs," "Don't Speak" and "It's My Life."