‘Tis still the awards season and music lovers were overjoyed as the music took the centre stage at The Forum in Los Angeles on Sunday for the 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards. The evening turned about to be a star-studded affair with a beautiful blend of the biggest hits and brightest artists from every genre.
The smashing performances included Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Ed Sheeran, Maroon, Charlie Puth and Eminem making it one sizzling night of music. In her performance of Havana, Camila Cabello paid a tribute to Madonna and Marilyn Monroe wearing a long pink dress and sleeves along with sunglasses. The legendary rock band Bon Jovi set the stage on fire when received the first-ever iHeartRadio Icon Award. From It’s My Life, Livin’ on a Prayer to Always, the band has been around for three decade.
The pop music ceremony of honouring the achievements stream began in 2014. Taylor Swift made her presence felt at the iHeartRadio Music Awards on Sunday as she premiered the music video of her new single Delicate from her album Reputation. The 28 year-old won the female artist of the year.
Ed Sheeran was the male artist of the year while hit chartbuster Shape of You was song of the year. The Chainsmokers and Coldplay were the best collaboration for Something Just Like This, Cardi B was awarded for the best new artist while Maroon 5 picked up the award for the best group of the year. Camila Cabello was honoured with iHeartRadio Fangirls Award for representing ambition, passion and a strong sense of self-worth.
All in all, it was a night where music was celebrated. With a number of awards handed out, there were plenty of winners. Check out the entire list of winners here.