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2023 ROSE PARADE GRAND FINALE SPECTACULAR, SPONSORED BY MANSION ENTERTAINMENT GROUP
Edgy. Classic. Country. A defining voice of music and a modern-day legend, two-time GRAMMY® winner Tanya Tucker continues to inspire artists today.
Born in Seminole, Texas, Tanya had her first country hit, the classic “Delta Dawn,” at the age of 13 in 1972. Since that auspicious beginning, she has become one of the most admired and influential artists in country music history, amassing 23 Top 40 albums and a stellar string of 56 Top 40 singles, 10 of which reached the No. 1 spot on the Billboard country charts.
Tanya will be gracing the Mansion Entertainment Group float stage in the Grand Finale Spectacular that will close out the 2023 Rose Parade by performing her current single “Ready as I’ll Never Be,” a moving, inspiring song produced by Shooter Jennings. The song is off her current album and from her new documentary film “The Return of Tanya Tucker – featuring Brandi Carlile.”
In true Tanya style, she’ll be arriving at the Mansion Entertainment Group float on a Black Friesian horse! This song has made the Oscar short list for the 2023 Academy Awards, and this performance by the legendary Tanya Tucker is guaranteed to deliver an unforgettable moment in Rose Parade history that will remembered for years to come!
2023 ROSE PARADE OPENING SPECTACULAR PRESENTED BY HONDA
Get ready to get up on your feet and dance as we turn the corner into 2023 and kick off this year’s Rose Parade with the Opening Spectacular presented by Honda, featuring multi-platinum artists Fitz and The Tantrums.
This Los Angeles group has energized popular music and culture with a series of unshakable and undeniable anthems and albums, all filled with a whole lot of dance floor ready bounce! Performing their latest high energy, infectious new single “Let Yourself Free,” the title track from their new album of the same name, Fitz and the Tantrums will get this party started with an eye-popping performance featuring youth singers and the Rose Parade Youth Dance Group.
Including a collection of some of the most amazing and talented kids ranging in age from 8-13, this youth dance group is certain to blow you away as they help re-define the term “dance floor ready bounce” with their incredible out of this world dance moves.
B-1B LANCER BOMBER FLYOVER
The 2023 Tournament of Roses Parade and Rose Bowl flyover was conducted by the B-1B Lancer out of the 28th Bomb Wing, Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota. The 28th Bomb Wing guarantees combat airpower for America. Every Airman in the wing, whether sustaining people, maintaining weapons and equipment, generating aircraft, pulling a trigger, or operating a network, provides combat power for our nation. The 28th BW is home to 3,700 Airmen and DoD civilians and operates over 20 Lancers.
ENJOY ILLINOIS PERFORMANCE
Grace is a 21-year-old award-winning singer/songwriter based in Los Angeles. After placing second runner up on this past season of American Idol, Grace began her journey as a professional artist, having been hired to perform across the country at various festivals and events, including the grand opening of the Sable Hotel at Navy Pier in Chicago and numerous Chicago Bulls and Chicago White Sox games. Grace is thrilled with the opportunity to perform in the Rose Parade on behalf of her home state as she looks to build on her early-career success.
MID-PARADE PERFORMANCE PRESENTED BY LOUISIANA TRAVEL
A Louisiana native, Lainey is one of Nashville’s hottest and most buzzed-about new artists. The Country Music Association’s 2022 Female Vocalist of the Year and New Artist of the Year, as well as the Academy of Country Music’s New Female Artist of the Year, Lainey will bring her signature Bell Bottom Country sound to Pasadena as she headlines and performs her hit single “LA” in the Mid-Parade Performance, presented by Louisiana Travel.
Named the 2022 “Breakout Artist of the Year” by Country Music Television, Lainey earned her first No. 1 hit with her platinum certified Academy of Country Music Song of the Year “Things A Man Oughta Know”, nearly 10 years to the day after leaving her small farming community in a camper trailer to chase her dreams.
Her new album, “Bell Bottom Country,” is out now and she can currently be seen guest starring in Season 5 of the hit series, Yellowstone.
Mid-Parade Performance Features Lainey Wilson
WHERE FLOWERS AND FOOTBALL MEET
Rolling into the corner onboard Disneyland’s Fire Engine, Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse will do a live football toss from the Rose Parade route to the Rose Bowl Stadium, starting the 109th Rose Bowl Game festivities. Catching the toss, with the help of some TV magic, will be Chip and Dale, Goofy, Pluto and Donald Duck.
2023 Lineup Specialadmin@TOR2023-03-08T12:59:37-08:00