Saturday, November 8, 2008

Miley Cyrus Performing in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Teen sensation and sometime bad girl Miley Cyrus will be eating Thanksgiving dinner in the Big Apple. this year.

Cyrus is among the featured performers who will appear in Macy’s annual Thanksgiving Day Parade. She’ll be joined by Idol runner-up David Archuleta Trace Adkins, the Cheetah Girls, James Taylor and Darius Rucker among others.

"Today Show" hosts Matt Lauer, Meredith Vieira and Al Roker will host the parade, which takes place in New York City on Thanksgiving day, Nov 27, The casts from several Broadway shows will also providing entertainment. Performing will be stars from In the Heights, Disney's The Little Mermaid and Irving Berlin's White Christmas.

And what would the parade be without the Radio City Rockettes? They will be there, too!

This will be Cyrus’ first parade performance and she’s sure to attract a storm of attention. Cyrus has been working hard lately supporting her new album. And she never fails to surprise.

She told Tyra Banks in a recent interview that she worked for a cleaning service when she was only 11. And, yes, she cleaned toilets! she volunteered. "I worked at this place called Sparkles Cleaning Service and I cleaned houses. I was, like, 11. I had one normal job, and I actually liked it."

Cyrus, who turns 16 this month, also told Banks, who hosted the teen's recent Disneyland pre-16 birthday bash, about her dream car. "I want [my Mercedes] black and then just the little Mercedes signs to be pink," she said. "And I would like the stitching and steering wheel to be pink."

"I am begging [to get my first car]," Cyrus recently told Extra. "I got to go take my test first — I don't really want to go get my picture taken. It's, like, really hard to pick out your outfit."