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A look back on Dick Clark's best New Year's Eve moments -- VIDEOS

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In honor of the amazing life and career and Dick Clark, this year ABC will air a two-hour countdown of the late “New Years Rockin’ Eve” host’s greatest moments, to be hosted by Fergie in Los Angeles and Jenny McCarthy in Times Square. The special (Dec. 31 from 8-10 p.m. ET) will celebrate clips from American Bandstand as well as many of Clark’s memorable New Year’s Eve countdowns. At 10 ET, Ryan Seacrest will join the hosts for a special appearance in honor of Clark.

We’ve got two exclusive clips from the pre-Seacrest two-hour special, below…

Cyndi Lauper sings “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” in 1984:

The Beach Boys perform “Good Vibrations” in 1980:

And here’s the rest of the performances that’ll round out the pre-show:

ABBA “S.O.S.” 1975

Bangles “Manic Monday” 1986

Toni Basil “Mickey” 1982

Pat Benatar “Heartbreaker” 1980

Blondie “Heart of Glass” 1979

James Brown “Bring it On” 1983

Johnny Cash “Ballad of a Teenage Queen” 1959

John Cougar “Hurts So Good” 1981

Culture Club “Move Away” 1986

Neil Diamond “Solitary Man” 1966

The Doors “Light My Fire” 1967

Go-Go’s “We Got the Beat” 1981

Bill Haley & His Comets “Rock Around the Clock” 1959

Billy Idol “White Wedding” 1982

INXS “Need You Tonight” 1987

The Jacksons “Shake Your Body” 1979

Janet Jackson “Young Love” 1982

Michael Jackson “Rockin’ Robin” 1972

Jefferson Airplane “Somebody to Love” 1967

Madonna “Holiday” 1984

The Mamas & the Papas “California Dreamin'” 1966

The Miracles “Shop Around” 1965

Run-D.M.C. “Jam Master Jammin'” 1985

Sonny & Cher “I Got You Babe” 1965

Stevie Wonder “Fingertips Pt. 2” 1966

Donna Summer “Last Dance” 1978

The Supremes “Stop! In the Name of Love” 1965

John Travolta “Whenever I’m Away From You” 1976

After stopping by at 10, Seacrest will drink or briefly bathe in some of his magical, mythical energy elixir and keep the party going from 11:30 p.m. through 2:12 with his official “Dick Clark’s Rockin’ New Year’s Eve with Ryan Seacrest” special, all on ABC.

See you New Year’s Eve! Don’t fall asleep!