Music is front and center at the iHeartRadio Music Awards 2016 as it returns with a smashing bash hosted by Jason Derulo. The event is set to take place in Los Angeles at the Forum where numerous musical acts will take the stage to perform and make it an unforgettable evening. Performers include Demi Lovato, Pitbull, Zayn Malik, Meghan Trainor and Iggy Azalea. Also confirmed to set the set on fire will be Justin Bieber, Chris Brown, DNC, The Weeknd, Fetty Wap and Maroon 5. Presenters that will make an appearance are Selena Gomez, Justin Timberlake, Calvin Harris, Wiz Khalifa, Big Sean and the queen of award shows, Taylor Swift.
At the iHeartRadio Music Awards 2016, U2 is set to be honored with the Innovator Award. Pharrell Williams is confirmed to present the award to the iconic band. Also, Taylor Swift is set to take the award for Best Tour at the award show. Could it be that Calvin Harris hands her the trophy and set social media into a frenzy? Let’s hope so! This year, organizers introduced categories to honor Latino and Regional Mexican artists. As Latin Artist Of The Year the following singers are nominated: Enrique Iglesias, J Balvin, Nicky Jam, Pitbull and Prince Royce. In the Regional Mexican Artist Of The Year category the following will fight for the prize: Banda Los Recoditos, Calibre 50, Gerardo Ortiz, Julión Alvarez y Su Norteño Band and Voz De Mando.
The iHeartRadio Music Awards 2016 will air live from coast to coast this Sunday, April 3. TBS, TNT and TruTV will be the networks airing the show live from Los Angeles and will be where you can watch starting at 8pm ET/5pm PT. Since the heart of these awards (pun intended) are in radio, all the iHeartRadio stations will be airing the show. Music fans will be able to live stream the event using the iHeartRadio digital music platform app available for iOS and Android devices.