Saturday, June 23 at 8 PM ET/PT on Disney Channel
Ms. Jackson joins music's biggest events for families, along with honorees Carrie Underwood, who will be receiving the "Hero" Award, and Kelly Clarkson, who will be receiving the "Icon" Award. The "Impact" Award is in recognition of Ms. Jackson's influence on society and the world of entertainment – particularly women – across generations of fans. Artists like Beyoncé, Lady Gaga and Alicia Keys have all cited Jackson as having an indelible impact on their own careers.
Presenters scheduled to appear at this year's show include Noah Cyrus, Mason Ramsey ("Walmart Yodel Kid"), Lauv, stars of Disney Channel's hit series "Andi Mack," Olivia Holt and Aubrey Joseph of Freeform's "Marvel's Cloak & Dagger," Hollywood Records recording artist Sabrina Carpenter, Radio Disney's
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The 2018 Radio Disney Music Awards will take place at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, California, with scheduled performances by Carrie Underwood with Ludacris, Kelly Clarkson, Meghan Trainor, Charlie Puth, Marshmello, Echosmith and "American Idol" winner Maddie Poppe.