It's The Return Of The iHeartRadio Music Awards Live On March 5th, 2017 On TBS, TNT And truTV
August 16, 2016 at 7:12 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA and TURNER will team up to host the iHEARTRADIO MUSIC AWARDS on SUNDAY, MARCH 5th, 2017 at the historic FORUM in LOS ANGELES. The fourth year of the event will again be televised live on TBS, TNT and TRUTV at 8p (ET)/5p (PT) and simulcast on iHEARTMEDIA stations nationwide, as well as on iHEARTRADIO.
“This is the one awards show that honors not only the biggest music artists of the year, but also the millions of fans that got them to the top,” said iHEARTMEDIA Entertainment Enterprises Pres. JOHN SYKES. “This is a night where viewers can watch their favorite artists and truly connect, live across three TURNER channels."
"The iHEARTRADIO MUSIC AWARDS have really upped the ante when it comes to fan engagement, making it especially valuable among TURNER's slate of live event programming," said TNT/TBS SVP/Unscripted Series and Specials MICHAEL BLOOM. "We look forward to working with iHEARTMEDIA in making the whole initiative even more engaging and unforgettable this year."
Among the many winners of the 2016 awards were ADELE’s “Hello” for Song of the Year, TAYLOR SWIFT for Female Artist of the Year, JUSTIN BIEBER for Male Artist of the Year, FETTY WAP for Best New Artist, MAROON 5 for Best Duo/Group and TAYLOR SWIFT’s 1989 for Album of the Year. In addition, U2 received the most prestigious award of the evening – the 2016 iHEARTRADIO Innovator Award – for their impact on the world of popular culture.
More information about the 2017 iHEARTRADIO MUSIC AWARDS, including the award categories, will be announced at a later date.