Ariana Grande, Halsey To Perform At iHeartRadio Music Awards
Ariana Grande, Halsey, Kacey Musgraves and John Legend are among the artists set to perform at the 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards.
The March 14th show will also feature performances by Alicia Keys and Garth Brooks – and Taylor Swift will be on hand to receive the iHeartRadio tour of the year award.
Swift’s reputation Stadium Tour, which ended in November, grossed a whopping $266 million U.S.
Canada’s Shawn Mendes, Drake and Daniel Caesar are among the nominees for this year’s iHeartRadio Music Awards.
Mendes, who has never won despite having earned 11 previous nominations, is up for Male Artist of the Year, Best Lyrics (for “In My Blood”), Best Cover Song (for “Under Pressure” with Teddy Geiger), and Song That Left Us Shook (for “Youth” with Khalid).
Caesar has one nom in the R&B Artist of the Year category.
Canadians Noah “40” Shebib and Frank Dukes are competing against each other in the Producer of the Year category.
Leading the way, though, is Drake, whose hit “God’s Plan” is nominated for Song of the Year, Hip-Hop Song of the Year, Best Lyrics, and Best Music Video. The rapper is also up for Male Artist of the Year and Hip-Hop artist of the Year.
Drake has racked up nine previous wins from 22 nominations, including Hip-Hop Album of the Year in 2017.