Tonight, May 1, is a momentous evening. For the first time ever all of music’s biggest names will go head-to-head for the iHeartRadio Music Awards in Los Angeles in a ceremony that’ll rival the Grammys. So will your favorite artist go home a winner? Find out below!
Look out Grammys and MTV VMAs, the iHeartRadio Music Awards are here! The first annual ceremony kicks off tonight, May 1, boasting an impressive nominee list that includes huge stars like Katy Perry, Rihanna, Taylor Swift, and Justin Timberlake. But only so many of these megastars are going to take home the first awards iHeartRadio will ever give out. Find out below who the lucky few are.
iHeartRadio Music Awards 2014 Winners — Full List
Artist of the Year: Rihanna
iHeart Innovator Award: Pharrell Williams
EDM Song of the Year: Avicii & Aloe Blacc, “Wake Me Up”
Country Song of the Year: Blake Shelton, “Boys ‘Round Here”
Song of the Year: Rihanna, “Stay”
Alternative Rock Song of the Year: Imagine Dragons, “Demons”
Young Influencer Award: Ariana Grande
Instagram Award: Austin Mahone
Best New Artist: Lorde
Best Lyrics: Miley Cyrus, “Wrecking Ball”
Best Collaboration: Pitbull feat. Kesha, “Timber”
Hip Hop/R&B Song of the Year: Rihanna, “Pour It Up”
Best Fan Army: Rihanna, Rihanna Navy
(List will be updated as the show goes on.)
So HollywoodLifers, are you happy with the way the show played out? Did your favorite artists win? Was anyone snubbed? Let us know all your thoughts below!
— Andrew Gruttadaro