Bon Jovi To Receive Icon Award At iHeartRadio Music Awards

Bon Jovi, Chance the Rapper and Camila Cabello will be honoured at next month’s iHeartRadio Music Awards in Los Angeles, it was announced this week.

Bon Jovi will receive the first ever iHeartRadio Icon Award in recognition of the band’s 35-year career and impact on music. Bon Jovi will also perform on the show.

Chance The Rapper will receive this year's Innovator Award. The three-time Grammy winner is being recognized for his groundbreaking accomplishments in music and undeniable contributions to social causes. As an independent artist, he has risen to the top of hip-hop superstardom and uses his voice to fight for youth empowerment through the arts, and education through his non-profit organization, SocialWorks.

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And, Cabello will receive the first ever Fangirls Award, an honour that recognizes a female artist who has pushed boundaries with her music and message while inspiring her fans around the globe. Cabello is one of the show’s previously announced performers.

The iHeartRadio Music Awards, taking place March 11 and hosted by DJ Khaled and Hailey Baldwin, will also feature performances by Ed Sheeran, Cardi B, Maroon 5, and Charlie Puth. 

Seven awards will be presented in the seven nights leading up to the broadcast.

Canada is well represented this year. Alessia Cara, Shawn Mendes, The Weeknd, Drake, Justin Bieber and Theory of a Deadman are among the nominees.

You can watch the iHeartRadio Music Awards live at 8pm ET on Much or streaming at iHeartRadio.ca.

Original article at iHeartRadio