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Florida Georgia Line, Maren Morris, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan Among iHeartRadio Music Awards Nominees

iHeartMedia and Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) announced today the nominees for the 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards airingThursday, March 14 (8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX, live from Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The event also will be broadcast on iHeartMedia radio stations nationwide and iHeartRadio, the all-in-one digital music, podcast, on demand and live-streaming radio service.

Now in its sixth year, the iHeartRadio Music Awards is a star-studded event celebrating the most-played artists and songs on iHeartRadio stations and the iHeartRadio app throughout 2018, while also offering a preview of the upcoming hits of 2019. The 2019 telecast will feature live performances from today’s superstar performers, once-in-a-lifetime artist collaborations, celebrity guest appearances and live award presentations in multiple categories. Since the Awards’ inception in 2013, the show has included live performances and appearances by such superstar artists as Bon Jovi, Maroon 5, Camila Cabello, Bruno Mars, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran, Big Sean, Rihanna, Sam Smith, Lady Gaga, Madonna, Blake Shelton, Pharrell, Pitbull, Justin Bieber and many others.

In addition to being a compelling celebration of music and artists, the 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards will again celebrate the fans, giving iHeartRadio listeners the opportunity to decide winners in several new and established categories. Fan voting will determine this year’s Best Fan Army presented by Taco Bell, Best Lyrics, Best Cover Song, Best Music Video, the Social Star Award, Best Solo Breakout, Cutest Musician’s Pet and the first-ever Song That Left Us Shook and Favorite Tour Photographer awards.

Social voting begins today, January 9, and will close on March 7. Fans can vote on Twitter using the appropriate category and nominee hashtags or by visiting

This year’s awards will feature a broad array of categories, including Female Artist of the Year, Male Artist of the Year, Best Duo/Group of the Year and individual winners for Album of the Year in music’s biggest genres, including Pop, Country, Alternative Rock, Rock, Dance, Hip-Hop, R&B, Latin and Regional Mexican formats.

Below are the categories with country music artists being represented:

Song of the Year:

–       “Better Now” –  Post Malone

–       “Girls Like You” – Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B

–       “God’s Plan” – Drake

–       “Perfect” – Ed Sheeran

–       “The Middle” – Zedd, Maren Morris, Grey

Best Collaboration:

–       “Finesse (Remix)” Bruno Mars featuring Cardi B

–       “Girls Like You” – Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B

–       “I Like It” – Cardi B featuring Bad Bunny and J Balvin

–       “Meant To Be” – Bebe Rexha featuring Florida Georgia Line

–       “The Middle” –  Zedd, Maren Morris, Grey

Country Song of the Year:

–       “Heaven” – Kane Brown

–       “Meant To Be” – Bebe Rexha featuring Florida Georgia Line

–       “Most People Are Good” – Luke Bryan

–       “Rich” – Maren Morris

–       “Tequila” – Dan + Shay

Country Artist of the Year:

–       Carrie Underwood

–       Jason Aldean

–       Luke Bryan

–       Luke Combs

–       Thomas Rhett

Best New Country Artist:

–       Carly Pearce

–       Dylan Scott

–       Jordan Davis

–       LANCO

–       Russell Dickerson

Dance Song of the Year:

–       “Friends” – Marshmello and Anne-Marie

–       “Happier” – Marshmello featuring Bastille

–       “One Kiss” – Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa

–       “Remind Me To Forget” – Kygo featuring Miguel

–       “The Middle” – Zedd, Maren Morris, Grey

Cutest Musician’s Pet: *Socially Voted Category

–       Asia – Lady Gaga

–       Edgar – Brett Eldredge

–       Goodwin – Sabrina Carpenter

–       Gracie – Lauren Jauregui

–       Hatchi – Perrie Edwards

–       Mooshu – Alex Pall from The Chainsmokers

–       Piggy Smallz – Ariana Grande

For a full list of categories visit

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