2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards Simulcasts an All-Star Night of Music on TBS, TNT and truTV

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02 March 2017
2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards
Courtesy of Turner Networks
"2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards"
Sunday, March 5 at 8 PM ET/5 PM PT Simulcast on TBS, TNT & truTV
        The iHeartRadio Music Awards return to the historic Forum in Los Angeles. The superstar affair will be televised live on TBS, TNT and truTV at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT and simulcast on iHeartMedia stations nationwide, as well as on iHeartRadio, the all-in-one digital music and live streaming radio service.
       Too much pop is never enough. That's the vibe of this year's iHeartRadio Music Awards, which has rolled out an A-list lineup of live performers, from Katy Perry to Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Shawn Mendes and more. Also confirmed for the 2017 edition are Thomas Rhett, Noah Cyrus and Big Sean, who join previously announced performer Bruno Mars. Ryan Seacrest will host the fourth-annual event.
         The iHeartRadio Music Awards will honor Bruno Mars with its most prestigious award of the evening, the 2017 iHeartRadio Innovator Award for his unparalleled contribution to popular culture and the music industry. In addition to a highly anticipated performance, the critically acclaimed singer, songwriter, producer and director is also nominated in the 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards' Best Cover Song category.

Some of the key nomination categories include:
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 one 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 one pilots
Alternative Rock Song of the Year:
  • "Bored to Death" - blink-182
  • "Dark Necessities" - Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • "Heathens" - twenty one pilots
  • "Ride" - twenty one pilots
  • "Trouble" - Cage The Elephant
 Alternative Rock Artist of the Year:
  • blink-182
  • Cage The Elephant
  • Coldplay
  • The Strumbellas
  • twenty one 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 and Infared
  • "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
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