1st iHeartRadio Music Awards

1st iHeartRadio Music Awards
Date Thursday, May 1, 2014
Location Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles
Television/Radio coverage
Network NBC
  iHeartRadio Music Awards  

The 1st iHeartRadio Music Awards, was the inaugural music award show presented by Clear Channel Communications's platform iHeartRadio and NBC. The awards were held on May 1, 2014, at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. The awards show was announced on February 26, 2014. The nominations were compiled by the results of Mediabase charts, listener feedback and digital straming data from the iHeartRadio platform and announced on March 26, 2014.[1][2] The awards recognized the biggest artists and songs of the year. The show was directed by Hamish Hamilton.[3] The voting took place on iHeartRadio's official webpage except for the "Instagram Award", where voting took place on social network Instagram.[4]

Rihanna led the nominations with eight and also became the biggest winner of the night with four wins including Artist of the Year, Song of the Year, Hip Hop/R&B Song of the Year and Best Fan Army.[5]



Nominees & winners

Artist of the Year

Song of the Year

Best Collaboration

Best New Artist

Country Song of the Year

Hip-Hop/ R&B Song of the Year

EDM Song of the Year

Best Fan Army

Best Lyrics

iHeartRadio Instagram Award

iHeartRadio Young Influencer Award

iHeartRadio Innovator Award


  1. ^ "NBC to Televise Clear Channel’s First Ever iHeartRadio Music Awards Live May 1". clearchannel.com. February 26, 2014. Retrieved February 26, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Clear Channel and NBC Announce Finalists for First-Ever iHeartRadio Music Awards". clearchannel.com. March 26, 2014. Retrieved March 26, 2014. 
  3. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (May 6, 2014). "NBC Renews Deal for iHeartRadio Music Awards". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved May 6, 2014. 
  4. ^ Van Grove, Jennifer (April 28, 2014). "iHeartRadio Music Awards to recognize top artist of Instagram". CNET. Retrieved April 28, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Rihanna Wins Big At iHeartRadio Awards: See The Winners List". MTV. May 1, 2014. Retrieved May 1, 2014. 
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