Tonight is the 3rd annual iHeartRadio Music Awards and we are beyond psyched for it! All those months of countless voting have led up to this and we can’t wait to see just how on-point our predictions are. But before music’s grand event kicks off, we’re taking you back in time to our favorite throwback moments the iHeartRadio Awards had to offer! Check it out!
The 2016 iHeartRadio Music Awards will be airing live at 8pm ET/5pm PT on TBS, TNT, TruTV. Check out their official site for more details.
Ariana Grande’s Mashup of “The Way“ and “Problem“
From a ditzy little redhead on Nickelodeon to a bright-eyed sex kitten, it’s clear as day that Ariana Grande is the best at what she does. Not only can the girl sing and act, but she can dance as well. Her sassy performance of “The Way“ and “Problem“ at the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards was absolute perfection, and if you don’t believe us, take a look for yourself!
Usher Pays Tribute to Michael Jackson
Even after all these years, Usher can still pop, lock, and drop it like it’s hot. The singer, songwriter, dancer, and actor took to the stage in 2014 and strutted his stuff to a Michael Jackson classic and it was amazing!
Madonna and Taylor Swift’s Unforgettable Duet
The “Material Girl“ completely stole the show when she performed her show-stopper “Ghosttown” at last year’s ceremony. Not only did she take everyone by surprise with her new single, but she performed it with none other than Taylor Swift herself. Talk about girl power!
Iggy Azalea and Jennifer Hudson Cause A Little “Trouble“
Here’s yet another women-empowering duo that blew us out of the water. Iggy Azalea and Jennifer Hudson caused a little “Trouble“ with their performance and we couldn’t be any happier about it!
Rihanna’s Performance of “Bitch Better Have My Money“
Bad girl Ri-Ri slayed her 2015 performance of “Bitch Better Have My Money“ when she showcased just what an amazing performer she is with the help of a little inspiration and a huge helicopter. She channeled her inner Lil’ Kim while everyone else channeled their inner fan girl.
Rihanna and Taylor Swift are iHeartRadio Royalty
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that Rihanna and Taylor Swift are two of music’s biggest names. So it’s no surprise that they both hold the title for most iHeartRadio Music awards to date. The lovely ladies are tied for the most wins with a total of 4 awards each. Take a bow girls, you deserve it!