Howard Stern to close out 2021 with Billie Eilish, Ben Affleck, Neil Young & more

Howard Stern will welcome a star-studded lineup of guests for his final live week of 2021, including first-time guest Ben AffleckBillie Eilish joined by FINNEAS and legendary musician Neil Young. The three live shows will air starting on Monday, December 13th.

To finish the week, as a follow-up to Ed Sheeran’s November interview on The Howard Stern Show, Howard 101 will air Ed Sheeran’s exclusive recent performance from SiriusXM and Pandora’s Small Stage Series in its entirety. The Sheeran special was recorded at The Belasco in Los Angeles and features his fan favourites and songs from his new album, =, including his hit singles “Shivers” and “Bad Habits,” which recently received a GRAMMY nomination for Song of the Year. The special will air on Howard 101 on Thursday, December 16th at 5 pm ET and 8 pm ET.

Week of December 13 Schedule

  • Billie Eilish Interview and Performance: Monday, December 13th at 9 am ET.
  • Ben Affleck Interview: Tuesday, December 14th at 9:30 am ET.
  • Neil Young Interview: Wednesday, December 15th at 9 am ET.
  • Ed Sheeran Special: Thursday, December 16th at 5 pm and 8 pm ET.

Later in December, listeners will also be able to tune in to a special Howard Stern Best of 2021 on SiriusXM’s Howard 100 and Howard 101. Howard 100 will feature the biggest, funniest and most dramatic moments from the past year on the show. Howard 101 will spotlight interviews with top comedians, actors, musicians and newsmakers from the past year.

The Howard Stern Best of 2021 will air Monday, December 20th through Friday, December 31th on Howard 100 and Howard 101 via satellite and on the SiriusXM app. Fans can also watch videos from The Howard Stern Show on the SiriusXM app.

Howard Stern is regularly credited as the best interviewer in the business for his deep, wide-ranging long-form discussions with legends of entertainment. Recent guests to join The Howard Stern Show include Kate Beckinsale, Coldplay from the Apollo Theater, Dave Grohl, Billy Joel, Jimmy Kimmel, Steve Martin with Martin Short, Sir Paul McCartney, Metallica with Miley Cyrus and Sir Elton John, Emily Ratajkowski, Ed Sheeran, and Kristen Stewart.