The 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards are set for this Sunday. Some of your favorite artists will be attending the festivities.
Thomas Rhett, Jon Pardi, Sam Hunt, and Luke Combs. They all received multiple nominations for this year’s awards. Actually, Thomas is already a winner in the Country Artist of the Year category, beating Blake Shelton, Jason Aldean, Sam Hunt and Luke Bryan.
"Completely blown away by this award," Thomas tweeted. "Thank you @iheartradio for naming me Country Artist of the Year during a time filled with so much incredible talent in country music."
Watch Thomas Rhett's acceptance speech below.
Thomas Rhett Wins Country Artist Of The Year |
- Artists performing at this year's show include Ed Sheeran, Cardi B, Maroon 5, Camila Cabello, N.E.R.D., Eminem,Charlie Puth and Backstreet Boys. In addition, Taylor Swift will be making her presence known, premiering the video for her latest single “Delicate” during the broadcast.
- Bon Jovi is set to receive the first-ever iHeartRadio Icon Award, and will also perform, while Chance the Rapper will be honored with the 2018 iHeartRadio Innovator Award and Camila will receive the first-ever Fangirls Award, sponsored by L'Oréal Paris.
The 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards, hosted by Hailey Baldwin and DJ Khaled, and air LIVE THIS Sunday at 8PM ET on TBS, TNT, TruTV and the radio simulcast on WRWD's sister station, 96.1 KISS FM.
2018 iHeartRadio Music Award Nominees (Click here for the complete list)
Country Song of the Year
- "Body Like A Back Road" - Sam Hunt
- "Dirt On My Boots" - Jon Pardi
- "Hurricane" - Luke Combs
- "Small Town Boy" - Dustin Lynch
- "Unforgettable" - Thomas Rhett
Country Artist of the Year
- Blake Shelton
- Jason Aldean
- Luke Bryan
- Sam Hunt
- Thomas Rhett – WINNER
Best New Country Artist
- Brett Young
- Jon Pardi
- Kane Brown
- Lauren Alaina
- Luke Combs
Source: Dr. Dave's Ultimate Prep