YouTube to Launch Online Countdown to 2007

YouTube to Launch Online Countdown to 2007 1YouTube said it plans to launch a unique online countdown to 2007 through a partnership with Warner Music Group that will see the video sharing site highlighting new videos on its home page every hour on Dec. 31 from artists across the globe. Chevrolet has signed on as the official sponsor of the inaugural YouTube New Year’s Eve Countdown.

During the countdown, video footage from a variety of New Year’s Eve concerts featuring Warner Artists will be posted on the site’s home page, in some cases within minutes of the completion of select live performances, which will be recorded using mobile phones. Featured artists will include The Flaming Lips and the Goo Goo Dolls performing in Los Angeles and My Chemical Romance from New York City’s Times Square, among others.