Grimes, Shawn Mendes Lead Nominees For 2017 iHeartRadio MMVAs: See The Full List
Nominees for the 2017 iHeartRadio Much Music Video Awards were announced today, and Canadians Grimes, Shawn Mendes and American rap group A Tribe Called Quest lead with four nominations apiece.
Following with three nominations are Alessia Cara, Drake, Ed Sheeran, Lorde, PUP, The Weeknd, and Zeds Dead. Arkells and Niall Horan trail with two MMVA nominations each, while DNCE, Iggy Azalea, Imagine Dragons, Jazz Cartier, and Post Malone have one nomination.
The 2017 iHeartRadio MMVAs also announced the Wildcard nominees for the Fan Fave categories, which fans have been voting for in the past week. They are:
Fan Fave Video – Arkells
Fan Fave Artist/Group – Alessia Cara
Fan Fave International Artist/Group – Beyoncé
Fan Fave Much Creator – AmandaRachLee, Candace Leca, Jaclyn Forbes, The Mike on Much Podcast, youtwoTV
"It's been another great year in music, and we have an outstanding list of nominees highlighting the biggest and best artists from across the country and around the globe," said Nanci MacLean, Vice-President, Bell Media Studios, in a statement. "We can't wait to celebrate all of the nominees in what's guaranteed to be an epic night."
For the full list of nominees, click here. The 2017 iHeartRadio MMVAs air Sunday, June 18 at 9 p.m. ET in simulcast on Much, CTV, Much.com, and VRAK.