Paula Abdul dazzled parade watchers along with her first-ever Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade efficiency in New York Metropolis. The 60-year-old carried out her hit “Straight Up” subsequent to a glitter-covered turkey. Paula appeared radiant in a gold sequin jumpsuit.
Paula confirmed off her sensational dance strikes and began off her efficiency with a little bit faucet dancing. She was joined by the St. John’s dance crew. Paula took her efficiency to a brand new stage with unimaginable lifts.
The day earlier than the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Paula stopped by the TODAY present to speak about her efficiency. “It is a childhood bucket record for me,” she advised Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager. Paula reposted the interview on her Instagram and wrote, “This [is] one thing I’ve dreamed of since I used to be a little bit woman.”
“I’m thrilled to be making my Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade debut on the fabulous Jennie-O float and I can’t wait to carry out ‘Straight Up” for the parade’s worldwide TV viewers. I hope that everybody has a contented, wholesome, and peace-filled turkey day!” Paula mentioned in a assertion forward of the parade.
Forward of the parade efficiency, Paula posted a behind-the-scenes Instagram video of a rehearsal. The singer received all bundled as much as observe her efficiency in entrance of the Macy’s division retailer in New York Metropolis. Paula was accompanied by all of her dancers for the rehearsal.
Again in September 2022, Paula attended Kelly Clarkson’s Stroll of Fame ceremony with fellow American Idol judges Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson. “I couldn’t miss her star on Hollywood Boulevard,” Paula mentioned throughout an interview on TODAY. She additionally added, “I all the time say I signed on her wall the primary day of her present, ‘Keep in mind, I’m your second mama, who’s so pleased with you.’”