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iHeart Music Awards Lineup Announced, Ryan Seacrest to Host

iHeart Music Awards Lineup Announced, Ryan Seacrest to Host
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The fourth annual fan-fueled iHeart Radio Music Awards are right around the corner, and this year's event will feature live performances from Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran, the Chainsmokers, Shawn Mendes, Thomas Rhett, Noah Cyrus, Big Sean and Bruno Mars.

Ryan Seacrest will be hosting the show from the Forum in Los Angeles. He says, “The biggest artists in music show up each year.”

He added, “iHeartRadio reaches hundreds of millions of people across the country every day, so this is an opportunity for the fans to have a voice in who’s the best and brightest, and the artists, in turn to show their appreciation. It’s always a lively celebration and an evening of special performances and appearances.”

Drake leads all the nominees, coming in with 12 noms, including Male Artist of the Year. The Chainsmokers received 11 nominations, including the inaugural Best New Pop Artist category. Other artists who have received multiple nominations include Rihanna, Twenty One Pilots, Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Beyoncé, Daya, Halsey, Nicky Jam and Sia.

This year's performers are Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran, Shawn Mendes, Thomas Rhett, Noah Cyrus featuring Labrinth and Big Sean, plus Coldplay’s Chris Martin joins The Chainsmokers for their first U.S. television performance together of “Something Just Like This.”

Presenters include, Ansel Elgort, Daya, Demi Lovato, DJ Khaled, Florida, Georgia Line, Halsey, Jason Derulo, Joe Jonas, John Legend, Karrueche Tran, Kelsea Ballerini, Macklemore and Miley Cyrus.

This year, the iHeartRadio Music Awards will feature new awards for Producer of the Year, Label of the Year and Best Music Video, as well as individual awards in music’s biggest genres for Artist of the Year, Song of the Year, Album of the Year and Best New Artist presented by the all-new 2017 Subaru Impreza®.

The 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards air Sunday, March 5, on TBS, TNT and truTV.

A complete list of 2017 iHeart Radio Music Awards Nominees:

Song of the Year:

  • "Can't Stop the Feeling!" - Justin Timberlake
  • "Cheap Thrills" - Sia featuring Sean Paul
  • "Closer" - The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey
  • "One Dance" - Drake featuring Wizkid and Kyla
  • "Stressed Out" - Twenty Øne Pilots

Female Artist of the Year:

  • Adele
  • Ariana Grande
  • Rihanna
  • Selena Gomez
  • Sia

Male Artist of the Year:

  • Drake
  • Justin Bieber
  • Luke Bryan
  • Shawn Mendes
  • The Weeknd

Best Duo/Group of the Year:

  • Coldplay
  • DNCE
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • The Chainsmokers
  • Twenty Øne Pilots

Alternative Rock Song of the Year:

  • "Bored to Death" - blink-182
  • "Dark Necessities" - Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • "Heathens" - Twenty Øne Pilots
  • "Ride" - Twenty Øne Pilots
  • "Trouble" - Cage The Elephant

Alternative Rock Artist of the Year:

  • blink-182
  • Cage the Elephant
  • Coldplay
  • The Strumbellas
  • Twenty Øne Pilots

Rock Song of the Year:

  • "Bang Bang" - Green Day
  • "Dark Necessities" - Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • "Take Me Down" – The Pretty Reckless
  • "The Devil's Bleeding Crown" – Volbeat
  • "The Sound of Silence" - Disturbed

Rock Artist of the Year:

  • Disturbed
  • Five Finger Death Punch
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Shinedown
  • Volbeat

Country Song of the Year:

  • "Church Bells" - Carrie Underwood
  • "Snapback" - Old Dominion
  • "Somewhere on a Beach" - Dierks Bentley
  • "T-Shirt" - Thomas Rhett
  • "You Should Be Here" - Cole Swindell

Country Artist of the Year:

  • Carrie Underwood
  • Jason Aldean
  • Keith Urban
  • Luke Bryan
  • Thomas Rhett

Dance Song of the Year:

  • "Closer" - The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey
  • "Cold Water" - Major Lazer featuring Justin Bieber and MØ
  • "Don't Let Me Down" - The Chainsmokers featuring Daya
  • "I Took a Pill in Ibiza" - Mike Posner
  • "Let Me Love You" - DJ Snake featuring Justin Bieber

Dance Artist of the Year:

  • Calvin Harris
  • DJ Snake
  • Flume
  • Major Lazer
  • The Chainsmokers

Hip-Hop Song of the Year:

  • "All the Way Up" - Fat Joe and Remy Ma featuring French Montana
  • "Controlla" - Drake
  • "For Free" - DJ Khaled featuring Drake
  • "One Dance" - Drake featuring Wizkid and Kyla
  • "Panda" - Desiigner

Hip-Hop Artist of the Year:

  • Desiigner
  • DJ Khaled
  • Drake
  • Future
  • J. Cole

R&B Song of the Year:

  • "Exchange" - Bryson Tiller
  • "Needed Me" - Rihanna
  • "No Limit" - Usher featuring Young Thug
  • "Sorry" - Beyoncé
  • "Work" - Rihanna featuring Drake

R&B Artist of the Year:

  • Beyoncé
  • Bryson Tiller
  • Rihanna
  • The Weeknd
  • Usher

Latin Song of the Year:

  • "Ay Mi Dios" - IAmChino featuring Pitbull, Yandel and El Chacal
  • "De Pies A Cabeza" - Mana featuring Nicky Jam
  • "Duele El Corazon" - Enrique Iglesias featuring Wisin
  • "La Carretera" - Prince Royce
  • "Ya Me Enteré" - Reik featuring Nicky Jam

Latin Artist of the Year:

  • Enrique Iglesias
  • J Balvin
  • Nicky Jam
  • Prince Royce
  • Yandel

Regional Mexican Song of the Year:

  • "Amor Del Bueno" - Calibre 50
  • "Cicatrices" - Regulo Caro
  • "Me Está Gustando" - Banda Los Recoditos
  • "¿Por Qué Terminamos?" - Gerardo Ortiz
  • "Solo Con Verte" - Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga

Regional Mexican Artist of the Year:

  • Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizárraga
  • Banda Los Recoditos
  • Calibre 50
  • Gerardo Ortiz
  • Remmy Valenzuela

Best New Rock/Alternative Rock Artist: (New Category)

  • Foals
  • Kaleo
  • Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats
  • Red Sun Rising
  • The Strumbellas

Best New Country Artist: (New Category)

  • Chris Lane
  • Chris Stapleton
  • Granger Smith
  • Kelsea Ballerini
  • Maren Morris

Best New Hip-Hop Artist: (New Category)

  • Chance the Rapper
  • Desiigner
  • D.R.A.M.
  • Kent Jones
  • Kevin Gates

Best New Latin Artist: (New Category)

  • Carlos Rivera
  • Christian Daniel
  • CNCO
  • IAmChino
  • Sofia Reyes

Best New R&B Artist: (New Category)

  • Belly
  • Bryson Tiller
  • Dreezy
  • Kayla Brianna
  • Ro James

Best New Regional Mexican Artist: (New Category)

  • Adriel Favela
  • Banda Los Sebastianes
  • Cheyo Carrillo
  • Joss Favela
  • La Séptima Banda

Best New Pop Artist: (New Category)

  • Alessia Cara
  • Daya
  • Lukas Graham
  • The Chainsmokers
  • ZAYN

Producer of the Year: (New Category)

  • Benny Blanco
  • Greg Kurstin
  • Max Martin
  • Mike Elizondo
  • The Chainsmokers

Best Lyrics: (Socially Voted Category)

  • "7 Years" - Lukas Graham
  • "Came Here to Forget" - Blake Shelton
  • "Cheap Thrills" - Sia featuring Sean Paul
  • "Closer" - The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey
  • "Heathens" - Twenty Øne Pilots
  • "Love Yourself" - Justin Bieber
  • "Scars to Your Beautiful" - Alessia Cara
  • "Send My Love (to Your New Lover)" - Adele
  • "Too Good" – Drake featuring Rihanna
  • "You Should Be Here" - Cole Swindell

Best Collaboration: (Socially Voted Category)

  • "Cheap Thrills" - Sia featuring Sean Paul
  • "Closer" - The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey
  • "Don't Let Me Down" - The Chainsmokers featuring Daya
  • "This Is What You Came For" - Calvin Harris featuring Rihanna
  • "Work" - Rihanna featuring Drake

Best Cover Song: (Socially Voted Category)

  • "All I Ask" - Bruno Mars
  • "Ex's and Oh's" - Fifth Harmony
  • "Fast Car" - Justin Bieber
  • "Hands to Myself" - DNCE
  • "Here" - Shawn Mendes
  • "How Will I Know" - Ariana Grande
  • "Love on the Brain" - Kelly Clarkson
  • "Purple Rain" - Jennifer Hudson and the cast of "The Color Purple"
  • "Sound of Silence" - Disturbed
  • "Too Good" - Zara Larsson

Best Song from a Movie: (Socially Voted Category)

  • "Can't Stop the Feeling!" - Justin Timberlake (“Trolls")
  • "Falling for You" - Ellie Goulding ("Bridget Jones's Baby")
  • "Girls Talk Boys" - 5 Seconds of Summer (“Ghostbusters")
  • "Heathens" - Twenty Øne Pilots ("Suicide Squad")
  • "Just Like Fire" - P!nk ("Alice Through the Looking Glass")

Best Music Video: (New Category) (Socially Voted Category)

  • "Can't Stop the Feeling!" - Justin Timberlake
  • "Don't Let Me Down" - The Chainsmokers featuring Daya
  • "Formation" - Beyoncé
  • "Hasta El Amanecer" - Nicky Jam
  • "Heathens" - Twenty Øne Pilots
  • "Hymn for the Weekend" - Coldplay
  • "I Took a Pill in Ibiza" - Mike Posner
  • "Pillowtalk" - ZAYN
  • "Side to Side" - Ariana Grande featuring Nicki Minaj
  • "This Is What You Came For" - Calvin Harris featuring Rihanna
  • "Work" - Rihanna featuring Drake
  • "Work from Home" - Fifth Harmony featuring Ty Dolla $ign

Best Underground Alternative Band: (New Category) (Socially Voted Category)

  • Hey Violet
  • Pierce the Veil
  • PVRIS
  • Sleeping with Sirens
  • Tonight Alive

Social Star Award: (New Category) (Socially Voted Category)

  • Alex Aiono from YouTube
  • Baby Ariel from Musical.ly
  • Emma McGann from YouNow
  • Hailey Knox from YouNow
  • Jack and Jack from Snapchat
  • Jacob Satorius from Musical.ly
  • Marcus Perez from Facebook
  • Steph Clavin from Instagram
  • Todrick Hall from YouTube
  • Xyego from Smule

Best Fan Army presented by Taco Bell: (Socially Voted Category)

  • 5 Seconds of Summer - 5SOSFam
  • Ariana Grande - Arianators
  • Beyoncé - Beyhive
  • Britney Spears - Britney Army
  • Demi Lovato - Lovatics
  • Fifth Harmony - Harmonizers
  • Justin Bieber - Beliebers
  • Katy Perry - KatyCats
  • Lady Gaga - Little Monsters
  • Rihanna - Rihanna Navy
  • Selena Gomez - Selenators
  • Shawn Mendes - Mendes Army
  • Twenty Øne Pilots - #twentyonepilots

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