The fifth annual iHeartRadio Music Awards on Sunday, March 11, will feature performances by Ed Sheeran, Cardi B, Maroon 5, Camila Cabello, Charlie Puth and Backstreet Boys, with more to be announced, at the historic Forum in Los Angeles.
The event will be hosted by Hailey Baldwin and DJ Khaled and will simulcast live on TBS, TNT and truTV at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT; on iHeartMedia radio stations nationwide; and on the iHeartRadio app. TV subscribers can also watch the iHeartRadio Music Awards on the TBS, TNT and truTV Apps.
“iHeartRadio is a huge supporter of artists and music, so to get to be part of this celebration is a huge honor,” said DJ Khaled. “It has been an extraordinary year in music and I couldn’t be more excited than to be celebrating these amazing artists with all of their fans nationwide.”
“I’m so excited to be co-hosting this year’s iHeartRadio awards alongside someone as hilarious and talented as DJ Khaled,” said Baldwin. “I’ve always been a fan of iHeartRadio and am looking forward to a great show filled with some of the most incredible artists who I myself am a fan of too.”
“This is a night that belongs 100 percent to music fans and the artists they love,” said John Sykes, President of Entertainment Enterprises for iHeartMedia. “They listen to these songs every day on their favorite iHeartRadio station, and this is an opportunity to see them recognized on a national television stage.”
“Fans know that when it comes to the iHeartRadio Music Awards, they can expect one thing – the unexpected,” said Tom Poleman, Chief Programming Officer for iHeartMedia. “Music’s biggest artists always raise the bar with their performances and surprise collaborations, and this year promises to be no exception. We can’t wait.”
“This is a show where fans can see all of their favorite songs performed and all of their favorite stars in one place,” said Michael Bloom, SVP of Unscripted Series and Specials for TBS & TNT. “That’s what it’s about; those who are craziest about the music choosing their favorites and experiencing them live from the iconic Forum.”
Nominees for the iHeartRadio Music Awards were announced on January 10. For a full list of categories visit iHeartRadio.com/awards.