While youngsters like Parineeti Chopra, Arjun Kapoor, Sameera Reddy and Prachi Desai jumped into the celebrations with their best face paint on, many others - like Kareena Kapoor and Sonakshi Sinha - decided to stay home and chill with their loved ones.
However, to make up for their absence, they did their 2013 homage a few days earlier, which was then relayed to their fans.
So here's a look at the live and the not-so-fresh performances by the celebrities for the New Year.
In picture: Salman Khan
Text: Sify; Images: Sify/PTI