iHeartRadio Music Awards: nominees, performers, how to watch live

Another day, another giveaway!

Your favorite awards event has arrived, and here’s everything we know about this magnificent music awards show.

The iHeartRadio Music Awards will debut this year, and sooner than expected.

This music awards show honors music heard on iHeartMedia radio stations nationwide and on iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s digital music platform, throughout the year.

Launched in 2014 by iHeartRadio, the event honors the most popular artists and songs from the previous year.

Winners are chosen based on aggregate performance data and the public can vote in many categories. Let’s talk about this upcoming feature.

How to watch the iHeartRadio Music Awards 2022?

The streaming network for watching the iHeartRadio Music Awards is constantly evolving, and we understand your concern about where you can watch this awards ceremony.

But don’t worry, because now we know where you can effortlessly stream this event and see your favorite artists perform.

To start, the 2022 iHeartRadio Music Awards will be held on March 22, 2022at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Yes, this feature is coming soon.

If you’re looking for a streaming network, the ceremony will be hosted by the American rapper and actor LL cool J and will be broadcast live on Fox from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. EDT.

The show will also air on iHeartMedia radio stations across the country as well as on the iHeartRadio App.

Who will be performing at the 2022 iHeartRadio Music Awards

The official iHeartRadio Music Awards Instagram handle recently revealed which artists will be performing in 2022. This 2-hour event will feature your favorite artists. The list of performers includes famous artists.

  • LL Cool J TBD
  • Jennifer Lopez
  • Megan you stallion
  • Jason Aldean
  • john legend
  • Charlie Puth
  • Maneskin

Yes, you read the list correctly, these artists will be appearing.

Check the announcement below.

List of 2022 iHeartRadio Music Awards Nominees

Here is the extraordinary list of nominees for the 2022 iHeartRadio Music Awards.

song of the year

  • “Bad Habits” – Ed Sheeran
  • “Driver’s License” – Olivia Rodrigo
  • “Easy on Me” – Adele
  • “Kiss Me More” – Doja Cat featuring SZA
  • “Leave the Door Open” – Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson. Paak)
  • “Levitation” – Dua Lipa
  • “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” – Lil Nas X
  • “Peaches” – Justin Bieber featuring Daniel Caesar and Giveon
  • “Positions” – Ariana Grande
  • “Stay” – The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber

Female Artist of the Year

  • Doja Cat
  • Ariana Grande
  • Doua Lipa
  • Olivia Rodrigue
  • Taylor Swift

Male Artist of the Year

  • justin bieber
  • Duck
  • Lil Nas X
  • Ed Sheeran
  • The weekend

Best Duo/Group of the Year

  • RDA
  • BTS
  • Dan + Shay
  • Brown 5
  • Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak)

Socially Voted Best Comeback Album

  • ABBA-Travel
  • Adele – 30 years old
  • Bleachers – Eliminate Saturday night sadness
  • Drake – Certified Lover Boy
  • Foo Fighters – Midnight Medicine
  • Lorde – Solar Power
  • Kacey Musgraves – cursed

Better cooperation

  • “Best Friend” – Saweetie featuring Doja Cat
  • “If I Didn’t Love You” – Jason Aldean & Carrie Underwood
  • “Kiss Me More” – Doja Cat featuring SZA
  • “Peaches” – Justin Bieber featuring Daniel Caesar and Giveon
  • “Stay” – The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber

Best New Pop Artist

  • Overlook
  • Kid Laroi
  • Maneskin
  • Tate McRae
  • Olivia Rodrigue

Alternative Rock Song of the Year

  • “All My Favorite Songs” – Weezer featuring AJR
  • “Follow You” – Imagine Dragons
  • “Monsters” – All Time Low featuring Blackbear
  • “My Ex’s Best Friend” – Machine Gun Kelly featuring Blackbear
  • “Shy Away” – Twenty One Pilots

Alternative Rock Artist of the Year

  • all the time low
  • Billie Eilish
  • imagine Dragons
  • Machine Gun Kelly
  • twenty one pilots

Best New Alternative Artist

  • guns
  • Clairo
  • girl in red
  • Maneskin
  • Willow Smith

Rock Song of the Year

  • “And So On” – The Pretty Reckless
  • “Living the Dream” – Five Finger Death Punch
  • “Generation Nowhere” – Rise Against
  • “Wait a Minute Girl” – Volbeat
  • “Waiting for a War” – Foo Fighters

Rock Artist of the Year

  • Chevelle
  • Five Finger Death Punch
  • foo fighters
  • Mammoth WVH
  • the pretty Reckless

Country Song of the Year

  • “The Good Ones” – Gabby Barrett
  • “Celebrity Friends” – Chris Young and Kane Brown
  • “Forever After All” – Luke Combs
  • “If I Didn’t Love You” – Jason Aldean & Carrie Underwood
  • “Just the Way” – Parmalee and Blanco Brown

Country Artist of the Year

  • Jason Aldean
  • Luke Bryan
  • Luc Combes
  • Miranda Lambert
  • Thomas Rhet

Best New Country Artist

  • Tentilled Arts
  • Ryan Hurd
  • Parker McCollum
  • Niko Moon
  • Lainey Wilson

Dance Song of the Year

  • “Bed” – Joel Corry, Raye and David Guetta
  • “Do It to It” – Acraze featuring Cherish
  • “Heartbreak Anthem” – Galantis, David Guetta and Little Mix
  • “Love Tonight” – Shouse
  • “You” – Regard, Troye Sivan & Tate McRae

Dance Artist of the Year

  • Joel Corry
  • Anabel Englund
  • David Guetta
  • Concerning
  • Swedish house mafia

Hip Hop Song of the Year

  • “Essence” – Wizkid featuring Tems
  • “The Weather Today” – Moneybagg Yo
  • “Up” – Cardi B
  • “Way 2 Sexy” – Drake featuring Future and Young Thug
  • “What You Know About Love” – Pop Smoke

Hip Hop Artist of the Year

  • Duck
  • Little baby
  • Megan you stallion
  • Moneybagg Yo
  • Pop Smoke

Best New Hip Hop Artist

  • bias
  • Coi Leray
  • Lil Tjay
  • Pooh Shiesty
  • Yung Blue

R&B Song of the Year

  • “Too bad” – SHE
  • “Good Days” – SZA
  • “Sorrow’s Anniversary” – Giveon
  • “Leave the Door Open” – Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson. Paak)
  • “Take Back Your Feelings” – Jazmine Sullivan

R&B Artist of the Year

  • Overlook
  • HIS
  • Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak)
  • Jazmine Sullivan
  • Tank

Best New R&B Artist

  • Chloe
  • Overlook
  • Your Stith
  • VanJess
  • Vedo

Latin Song of the Year

  • “Bichota” – Karol G
  • “In Da Getto” – J Balvin and Skrillex
  • “Pepas” – Farruko
  • “Todo De Ti” – Rauw Alejandro
  • “Yongauni” – Bad Bunny

Latin Artist of the Year

  • J Balvin
  • bad bunny
  • Camille
  • farruko
  • Karl G.
  • Rauw Alejandro

Best New Latin Artist

  • Eslabon Armado
  • Group Firm
  • Maria Becerra
  • Nicki Nicole
  • Tokischa

Regional Mexican Song of the Year

  • “A La Antigüita” – Caliber 50
  • “Dime Como Quieres” – Christian Nodal and Ángela Aguilar
  • “La Casita” – Banda Sinaloense MS By Sergio Lizárraga
  • “Mi Primer Derrota” – La Arrolladora Banda El Limón By René Camacho
  • “¿Qué Tienen Tus Palabras? – Banda El Recodo by Cruz Lizárraga
  • “Saludos a Mi Ex” – Edwin Luna and La Trakalosa de Monterrey

Regional Mexican Artist of the Year

  • Banda Sinaloense MS By Sergio Lizárraga
  • Caliber 50
  • La Arrolladora Banda El Limon By René Camacho
  • Edwin Luna and La Tracalosa de Monterrey
  • nodal christian

Best New Rock Artist

  • all good things
  • Architects
  • Ayron Jones
  • Mammoth WVH
  • Zero 9:36

TikTok Songwriter of the Year Voted Socially

  • Aston
  • Sarah Barrios
  • Alexa Chalnick
  • Ellie Dixon
  • cassa jackson
  • Jax
  • Peytan Porter
  • vaulted
  • Lauren Weintraub

Top Socially Voted Lyrics

  • “All Too Good (10 Minute Version) (Taylor Version) (From The Vault)” – Taylor Swift
  • “Bad Habits” – Ed Sheeran
  • “Deja Vu” – Olivia Rodrigo
  • “Driver’s License” – Olivia Rodrigo
  • “Easy for Me” – Adele
  • “Heat Waves” – Glass Animals
  • “Leave the Door Open” – Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak)
  • “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” – Lil Nas X
  • “Your Power” – Billie Eilish

Socially Voted Best Cover Song

  • “Fix You” (Coldplay) – Kacey Musgraves
  • “Good 4 U” (Olivia Rodrigo) – Camila Cabello
  • “Happier Than Ever” (Billie Eilish) – Shawn Mendes
  • “Heather” (Conan Gray) – Tate McRae
  • “Jolene” (Dolly Parton) – Lil Nas X
  • “I’m Still Standing” (Elton John) – Demi Lovato
  • “Nothing Else Matters” (Metallica) – Miley Cyrus

Socially Voted Best Fan Army

  • Justin Bieber – Believers
  • Big Time Rush – Rushers
  • BTS – BTSARMY
  • Ariana Grande – Arianators
  • Selena Gomez – Selenators
  • Megan Thee Stallion – Hotties
  • Olivia Rodrigo – Lives
  • Harry Styles-Harries
  • Taylor Swift – Swifties
  • Louis Tomlinson–Louies
  • Why not us – Limelights

Socially Voted Best Music Video

  • “Bad Habits” – Ed Sheeran
  • “Building a female dog” – Bella Poarch
  • “Butter” – BTS
  • “Driver’s License” – Olivia Rodrigo
  • “Kiss Me More” – Doja Cat featuring SZA
  • “Leave the Door Open” – Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak)
  • “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” – Lil Nas X
  • “Peaches” – Justin Bieber featuring Daniel Caesar and Giveon
  • “Save Your Tears” – The Weeknd
  • “Stay” – The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber

Socially Voted Social Star Award

  • Taylor Holder
  • Jax
  • Jordi
  • Bella Poarch
  • Claire Rosinkranz
  • Tai Greens

Socially Voted Favorite Tour Photographer

  • 2021 Tour (Maroon 5) – Travis Schneider
  • All-American Road Show Tour (Chris Stapleton) – Andy Barron
  • The Comeback Tour (Zac Brown Band) – Projectblackboxx
  • Hella Mega Tour (Fall Out Boy and Green Day) – Elliott Ingham
  • Love on Tour (Harry Styles) – Anthony Pham
  • Remember This Tour (Jonas Brothers) – Cynthia Parkhurst
  • What you see is what you get (Luke Combs) – David Bergman

TikTok Bop of the Year voted socially

  • “Beggin'” – Måneskin
  • “Good 4 U” – Olivia Rodrigo
  • “Just for Me” – PinkPantheress
  • “Kiss Me More” – Doja Cat featuring SZA
  • “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” – Lil Nas X
  • “Stay” – The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber
  • “Thot Damn” – Stallion Megan Thee
  • “Twinnem” – Coi Leray
  • “Up” – Cardi B
  • “Woman” – Doja Cat

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