8 p.m., NBCJane Krakowski and Zachary Levi host the annual tree-lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center in New York. This year's event features performances by Aretha Franklin, Barry Manilow, and more.
9 p.m., CBSLL Cool J takes a break from NCIS: Los Angeles to host this concert, which features the announcement of this year's Grammy nominees and performances by the Black Eyed Peas, Sugarland, and more.
9 p.m., FOXLea Michele) seems to be the only one who cares.
Series premiere, 10 p.m., A&E;Steven Seagal as he performs his real-life (who knew?) job as Deputy Sheriff at the Jefferson Parish Deputy's Office in Louisiana. Back-to-back episodes kick off the series.
Series premiere, 11 p.m., BRAVO
Also on the airwaves ...
Man v. Food, 7 p.m., TRAVEL
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, 8 p.m., CBS
So You Think You Can Dance, 8 p.m., FOX
The Middle, 8:30 p.m., ABC
Dog the Bounty Hunter, Season 7 premiere, 9 p.m., A&E;
Throwdown with Bobby Flay, 9 p.m., FOOD
Eastwick, 10 p.m., ABC
Top Chef, Season finale Part 1, 10 p.m., BRAVO
Nip/Tuck, 10 p.m., FX
What are you watching tonight?