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'Michael Bublé's Christmas in the City' —release date, special guests, songs, and everything we know

Michael Buble performing on stage
'Michael Bublé's Christmas in the City' promises to be a night to remember. (Image credit: Getty Images)

Michael Bublé's Christmas in the City is a seasonal special which combines music and comedy to spread joy over the festive period. 

The special, a true Christmas TV highlight, has been commissioned to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Michael Bublé’s chart-topping album, Christmas.

In addition to this, Michael Bublé's hit Christmas album is being re-released and fans can pick up the 10th anniversary Super Deluxe Limited Edition Box set which includes a seven-track bonus CD with two newly-recorded tracks, alongside other festive treats to help people celebrate this year.

Michael said: "I’m especially excited about this year’s show and our phenomenal guests. It will be a night to remember and I can’t wait to celebrate with everyone."

Here's everything you need to know about the upcoming evening of entertainment...

'Michael Bublé's Christmas in the City' release date

Michael Bublé's Christmas in the City will be shown on ITV at 10.15pm on Saturday, 19 Dec. ITV declares: "Michael Bublé’s Christmas in the City presents a mix of comedy, music, special guests and, of course, the spirit of Christmas."

The special has already aired in the US on NBC, and is now available on Peacock.

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'Michael Bublé's Christmas in the City' special guests

Michael Bublé is joined by the likes of musician Leon Bridges, singer Camila Cabello, The Tonight Show talk host Jimmy Fallon, The Muppets‘ own Kermit the Frog, and Ted Lasso star Hannah Waddingham.

They are accompanied by a 48-piece orchestra for a delightful evening of live music, which will feature some classic Christmas songs.

This line-up was confirmed in a tweet by Michael at the start of December. He said that the guests were going to "sing and laugh" with him during the special.

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How long is 'Michael Bublé's Christmas in the City'?

The special is an hour in length. Don't miss it! And there's more good news for fans of the Canadian singer as he is scheduled to release a new studio album in the Spring.

Lucy Buglass

Lucy is a digital writer with WhatToWatch.com, where she writes series guides for must-watch programmes and the latest TV news. Originally from Northumberland, she graduated from Oxford Brookes University in 2016 with a degree in Film Studies and moved to London to begin a career writing about entertainment.


She is also a Rotten Tomatoes approved film critic and has a huge passion for cinema, setting up her own website Lucy Goes to Hollywood in 2017 to review films in her spare time. Her favourite genres are horror, thriller and anything crime related. When she's not writing about film and TV, you'll likely find her playing video games, reading, and trying her hand at podcasting.