iHeart Radio Music Awards 2023 nominees’ complete list was made public on January 11, Wednesday.
The leading contenders for the 2023 iHeart Radio Music Awards, which will be broadcast live from the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Monday, March 27, on FOX, include Lizzo, Harry Styles, and Taylor Swift.
On February 15 at 12 p.m. ET/ 9 a.m. PT, tickets go on sale to the general public at Ticketmaster.com.
Meanwhile, K-pop groups BTS and BLACKPINK achieved several nominations for this year’s iHeart Radio Music Awards!
The chart-topping musicians are tied for first place among the night’s most well-known acts, with eight nominations each. With six points each, Drake, Dua Lipa, and Jack Harlow tie for second place. All three artists scored well in the night’s most important categories, including artist and song of the year.
In a few categories, such as best music video, best fan army, best lyrics, and social star award, the iHeartRadio awards recognize fan vote. Voting is currently open to the public at https://www.iheart.com/music-awards.
In addition to competing for four accolades, including Best Duo/Group of the Year, BLACKPINK is also up for three social media voting prizes, including Best Music Video, Favorite Use of a Sample, Best Fan Army, Favorite Tour Photographer, the Social Media Star, TikTok Bop of the year, etc. The latter two categories have also received nominations for BTS, with Jungkook receiving a single nod for Best Music Video for his collaboration with Charlie Puth on “Left and Right.”
For this year’s Best Fan Army award, BLACKPINK’s Blinks and BTS’s Army will compete against Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj, Harry Styles, Beyoncé, Louis Tomlinson, Megan Thee Stallion, Big Time Rush, Rihanna, Selena Gomez, and Taylor Swift.
Before the awards presentation, where other categories ( album of the year & label of the year across all genres) will also be announced, further nominees, such as the year’s producer and composer of the year categories, will also be made public.