Radio Disney sure knows how to throw one epic, music-filled party! The highly-acclaimed ARDYs: A Radio Disney Music Celebration made its way on over to the CBS Studio Center on Sunday, June 16, 2019 to celebrate all things music. The night brought together fan-favorite Disney stars, exceptional musicians and a whole lot of dancing from the event’s mascot himself… ARDY!! This year’s brilliant event was hosted by none other than, multi-threat Sofia Carson. Fans both at the event and those watching at home were able to experience unforgettable ARDY moments, jam out to terrific performances and even take part in live votes to determine what was going to happen during the show.
It’s hard to choose a favorite performance when so many incredible performances took place at the event. Music icon Avril Lavigne performed her song, “Dumb Blonde” and Meg Donnelly and Fetty Wap got everyone up on their feet dancing along to their outstanding performance of “With U.” The stupendous Andy Grammer gave an awe-inspiring and incredibly touching performance of his hit single, “Don’t Give Up On Me.” The performance was loaded with emotion and was so powerful as Grammer performed with a choir of kids.
Tori Kelly took us under the sea with her performance of “Part of Your World” from Disney’s The Little Mermaid. lovelytheband performed their song, “These Are My Friends.” In addition, JD McCrary, the voice of Young Simba, and Shahadi Wright Joseph, the voice of Young Nala, got everyone extra excited for the live-action The Lion King film with their fun performance of “I Just Can’t Wait To Be King.” Take a look at a clip of their performance below.
The stellar night was jam-packed with many appearances by awesome celebs. BTS was honored with the Global Phenom Award at the ARDYs and answered a bunch of fan questions as seen in the video below.
The sensational trio, the Jonas Brothers also gave viewers a pleasant surprise with a performance of their smash hit, “Cool.”
Steve Aoki brought the house down as the official DJ of the event and had everyone singing, dancing and having the best time of their lives with all of the terrific tunes he played.
Talk about a star-studded event! An endless amount of remarkable celebrities came along to join in on all of the ARDYs fun. Booboo Stewart, Cameron Boyce, Olivia Holt, Laine Hardy, McKenna Grace, Anna Cathcart and many others attended the fantastic event. Disney stars including the casts of Sydney to the Max, Gabby Duran & The Unsittables, Coop & Cami Ask the World, Bunk’d, Raven’s Home, Just Roll With It and more had an extraordinary time attending the ARDYs. The admirable Heroes for Change honorees: Brittney Barros and Malachi Haynes also enjoyed the event.
The 2019 ARDYs: A Radio Disney Music Celebration truly was an unforgettable night. To add onto all of the excitement at the ARDYs, the official trailer of the much-anticipated movie, Descendants 3 was revealed at the event. #ICYMI – you can watch the official trailer below. Descendants 3 is set to premiere on Friday, August 2nd at 8:00-10:00 PM EDT on Disney Channel and DisneyNOW.
The ARDYs: A Radio Disney Music Celebration was a magnificent event for families, friends and people of all ages to enjoy. Comment below and tell me or tweet me at @alexisjoyvipacc, what was your favorite moment at the 2019 ARDYs: A Radio Disney Music Celebration?!