All this week on Country 1073, WRWD, we're announcing one iHeartRadio Music Award in various categories every day leading up to the 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards this Sunday Night.
Today, we announced the winner for COUNTRY ARTIST OF THE YEAR!
The nominees: Blake Shelton / Jason Aldean / Luke Bryan / Sam Hunt / Thomas Rhett
… and the iHeartRadio music award goes to… THOMAS RHETT![
Check out Thomas Rhett's acceptance speech below and at iHeartRadio.com/Awards.
And remember, this is just ONE award.
Tomorrow (Friday), we will announce the winner for BEST NEW POP ARTIST OF THE YEAR.
To see many more of the artists you love receive an iHeartRadio Music Award and once in a lifetime moments, tune in to watch LIVE THIS Sunday at 8PM ET on TBS, TNT, TruTV and the radio simulcast on WRWD's sister station, 96.1 KISS FM.