IHeartRadio 2015 Music Award Nominees Announced

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The IHeartRadio Awards will be back on March 29th. You can watch the event live on NBC from 8-11pm ET/PT and it will also be broadcast simultaneously via the IHeartRadio digital platforms nationwide. Fans can vote for winners in the Best Fan Army and Best Lyrics categories, as well as the new Jeep Renegade Award. Voting starts March 2nd and ends March 20th.

Here are the nominees:

Artist of the Year

Iggy Azalea

Luke Bryan

Ariana Grande

Sam Smith

Taylor Swift

Song of the Year

“All About That Bass” — Meghan Trainor

“All of Me” — John Legend

“Happy” — Pharrell Williams

“Shake It Off” — Taylor Swift

“Stay With Me” — Sam Smith

Best Collaboration

“Bang Bang” — Jessie J, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj

“Dark Horse” — Katy Perry featuring Juicy J

“Fancy” — Iggy Azalea featuring Charli XCX

“Problem” — Ariana Grande featuring Iggy Azalea

“Talk Dirty” — Jason Derulo featuring 2 Chainz

Best New Artist

Iggy Azalea


Sam Smith

Cole Swindell

Meghan Trainor

Country Song of the Year

“Bartender” — Lady Antebellum

“Burnin’ It Down” — Jason Aldean

“Dirt” — Florida Georgia Line

“Give Me Back My Hometown” — Eric Church

“Play It Again” — Luke Bryan

Hip Hop/R&B Song of the Year

“Don’t Tell ‘Em” — Jeremih featuring YG

“Drunk in Love” — Beyoncé featuring Jay Z

“***Flawless” — Beyoncé

“Loyal” — Chris Brown featuring Lil Wayne and Tyga

“New Flame” — Chris Brown featuring Usher and Rick Ross


Dance Song of the Year

“Animals” — Martin Garrix

“Blame” — Calvin Harris featuring John Newman

“La La La” — Naughty Boy featuring Sam Smith

“Summer” — Calvin Harris

“Waves” — Mr. Probz

Alternative Song of the Year

“Come With Me Now” — KONGOS

“Do I Wanna Know?” — Arctic Monkeys

“Fever” — The Black Keys

“Something From Nothing” — Foo Fighters

“Take Me to Church” — Hozier

Best Lyrics

“All of Me” — John Legend

“Blank Space” — Taylor Swift

“Counting Stars” — OneRepublic

“Habits (Stay High)” — Tove Lo

“Stay With Me” — Sam Smith

“Thinking Out Loud” — Ed Sheeran

Best Fan Army

5SOSFAM — 5 Seconds of Summer

Arianators — Ariana Grande

Bey Hive — Beyoncé

Team Breezy —Chris Brown

Sheerios — Ed Sheeran

Church Choir — Eric Church

Directioners — One Direction

Selenators — Selena Gomez

Mendes Army — Shawn Mendes

Swifties — Taylor Swift


Iggy Azalea

Charli XCX

Brantley Gilbert


Meghan Trainor


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