iHeartRadio Music Awards

iHeartRadio Music Awards

See the best moments from our tenth annual iHeartRadio Music Awards held Monday, March 27, 2023 in Los Angeles, CA.


2020 iHeartRadio Music Awards Winners: See The Full List

The 2020 iHeartRadio Music Awards winners have finally been revealed! Winners in each category were announced over Labor Day Weekend during an on-air and social media special featuring acceptance speeches from the biggest artists of the year.

Billie Eilish took home four awards this year, including Female Artist of the Year, while Post Malone won Male Artist of the Year along with a few others. Taylor Swift's Lover won Pop Album of the Year and the Jonas Brothers took home the honor of Best Group/Duo. Additionally, Elton John was honored with the Tour of the Year Award.

As always, the iHeartRadio Music Awards celebrates fans, and fan-voting determined the winners in several new and established categories, including Best Fan Army — which was won by BTS' BTSArmy — Best Lyrics, Best Cover Song, Best Music Video, and more.

The 2020 iHeartRadio Music Awards were originally scheduled to take place on Sunday, March 29 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles and air on FOX. However, due to the pandemic, the show was cancelled given the limitations on events. The annual awards show is set to to return to FOX in 2021.

See the full list of 2020 iHeartRadio Awards winners below.

Song of the Year:

“bad guy” - Billie Eilish

“Old Town Road” - Lil Nas X

“Señorita” - Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello

“Sucker” - Jonas Brothers

“Truth Hurts” - Lizzo - WINNER

Female Artist of the Year: 

Ariana Grande

Billie Eilish - WINNER



Taylor Swift

Male Artist of the Year:

Ed Sheeran


Luke Combs

Post Malone - WINNER

Shawn Mendes

Best Duo/Group of the Year: 

Dan + Shay

Imagine Dragons

Jonas Brothers - WINNER

Maroon 5

Panic! At The Disco

Best Collaboration:

“Dancing With A Stranger” - Sam Smith & Normani

“Eastside” - benny blanco, Halsey & Khalid

“I Don't Care”- Ed Sheeran & Justin Bieber

“Señorita” - Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello - WINNER

“Sunflower” - Post Malone & Swae Lee

Pop Album of the Year:

Lover - Taylor Swift

Best New Pop Artist:

Ava Max


Lewis Capaldi

Lil Nas X

Lizzo - WINNER

Alternative Rock Song of the Year:

“bad guy” - Billie Eilish - WINNER

“Doin' Time” - Lana Del Rey

“Ready To Let Go” - Cage The Elephant

“The Hype” - twenty one pilots

“Trampoline” - SHAED

Alternative Rock Artist of the Year:

Billie Eilish - WINNER

Cage The Elephant

Imagine Dragons

Panic! At The Disco

twenty one pilots

Alternative Rock Album of the Year:

when we all fall asleep, where do we go? - Billie Eilish - WINNER

Best New Rock/Alternative Rock Artist:

Dirty Honey

Dominic Fike

Matt Maeson


The Glorious Sons

Rock Song of the Year:

“Blue On Black” - Five Finger Death Punch

“Ghost” - Badflower - WINNER

“Lo/Hi” - The Black Keys

“Monsters” - Shinedown

“S.O.S. (Sawed Off Shotgun)” - The Glorious Sons

Rock Artist of the Year:

Disturbed - WINNER

Five Finger Death Punch


Greta Van Fleet


Rock Album of the Year:

Fear Inoculum - Tool - WINNER

Country Song of the Year:

“Beautiful Crazy” - Luke Combs - WINNER

“GIRL” - Maren Morris

“God’s Country” - Blake Shelton

“The Ones That Didn’t Make It Back Home” - Justin Moore

“Whiskey Glasses” - Morgan Wallen

Country Artist of the Year:

Carrie Underwood

Dan + Shay

Luke Bryan

Luke Combs - WINNER

Thomas Rhett

Best New Country Artist:

Jimmie Allen

Matt Stell

Morgan Wallen - WINNER

Riley Green

Runaway June

Country Album of the Year:

What You See Is What You Get - Luke Combs - WINNER

Dance Song of the Year:

“Body” - Loud Luxury featuring brando

“Close To Me” - Ellie Goulding, Diplo featuring Swae Lee - WINNER

“Here With Me” - Marshmello featuring Chvrches

“Higher Love” - Kygo & Whitney Houston

“So Close” - NOTD, Felix Jaehn & Captain Cutsv featuring Georgia Ku 

Dance Artist of the Year:



Loud Luxury

Marshmello - WINNER

The Chainsmokers

Dance Album of the Year:

World War Joy - The Chainsmokers - WINNER

Hip-Hop Song of the Year:

“Going Bad” - Meek Mill featuring Drake

“Money In The Grave” - Drake featuring Rick Ross

“Money” - Cardi B

“Old Town Road” - Lil Nas X

“Suge” - DaBaby - WINNER

Hip-Hop Artist of the Year:

Cardi B

Drake - WINNER

Lil Baby

Meek Mill

Travis Scott

Best New Hip-Hop Artist:

City Girls


Lil Nas X


Megan Thee Stallion

Hip-Hop Album of the Year:

Death Race for Love - Juice WRLD - WINNER

R&B Song of the Year:

“Before I Let Go (Homecoming Live Album)” – Beyoncé

“Girls Need Love (Remix)” - Summer Walker & Drake

“No Guidance” - Chris Brown featuring Drake - WINNER

“Shot Clock” - Ella Mai

“Talk” - Khalid

R&B Artist of the Year:

Chris Brown

Ella Mai



Summer Walker

Best New R&B Artist:

Ari Lennox


Nicole Bus

Summer Walker - WINNER

The Bonfyre

R&B Album of the Year:

Free Spirit - Khalid - WINNER

Latin Pop/Urban Song of the Year:

“Calma” - Pedro Capó & Alicia Keys featuring Farruko

“Con Calma” - Daddy Yankee & Katy Perry featuring Snow - WINNER

“MIA” - Bad Bunny featuring Drake

“QUE PRETENDES” - J Balvin & Bad Bunny

“Taki Taki” - DJ Snake featuring Selena Gomez, Ozuna & Cardi B

Latin Pop/Urban Artist of the Year:

Bad Bunny

Daddy Yankee

J Balvin


Ozuna - WINNER

Best New Latin Pop/Urban Artist:




Rosalía - WINNER


Regional Mexican Song of the Year:

“¿Por Qué Cambiaste De Opinión” - Calibre 50

“A Través Del Vaso” - Banda Los Sebastianes - WINNER

“Con Todo Incluido” - La Adictiva Banda San José De Mesillas

“Encantadora” - El Fantasma

“Nada Nuevo” - Christian Nodal

Regional Mexican Artist of the Year:

Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga

Calibre 50

Christian Nodal - WINNER

El Fantasma

La Arrolladora Banda El Limón

Best New Regional Mexican Artist of the Year:

Banda Los Sebastianes - WINNER

El Fantasma

Fuerza Regida


Lenin Ramírez

Latin Album of the Year:

X 100PRE - Bad Bunny - WINNER

Producer of the Year:

Andrew Watt

Benny Blanco

Finneas - WINNER

Louis Bell

Max Martin

Songwriter of the Year:

Ashley Gorley


Frank Dukes

Louis Bell - WINNER

Savan Kotecha

Label of the Year:

Republic Records - WINNER

Most Thumbed Up Artist of the Year:

Post Malone - WINNER

Most Thumbed Up Song of the Year:

"Sunflower" - Post Malone & Swae Lee - WINNER

Tour of the Year:

Elton John - WINNER

Best Lyrics: *Socially Voted Category

“10,000 Hours” - Dan + Shay & Justin Bieber - WINNER

“7 rings” - Ariana Grande

“bad guy” - Billie Eilish

“Beautiful People” - Ed Sheeran featuring Khalid

“Hot Girl Summer” - Megan Thee Stallion featuring Nicki Minaj & Ty Dolla $ign

“Juice” - Lizzo

“Lose You To Love Me” - Selena Gomez

“Nightmare” - Halsey

“Señorita” - Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello

“Someone You Loved” - Lewis Capaldi

“The Bones” - Maren Morris

“You Need to Calm Down” - Taylor Swift

Best Cover Song: *Socially Voted Category

Led Zeppelin - “Black Dog” - Miley Cyrus cover

Ariana Grande - “break up with your girlfriend, i’m bored” - Lana Del Rey cover

Phil Collins - “Can’t Stop Loving You” - Taylor Swift cover

Sam Smith & Normani - “Dancing With A Stranger” - 5SOS cover - WINNER

Elvin Bishop - “Fooled Around and Fell in Love” - Miranda Lambert, Maren Morris, Elle King, Ashley McBryde, Tenille Townes, Caylee Hammack cover

The Rembrandts - “I’ll Be There For You” - Meghan Trainor cover

Taylor Swift - “Lover” - Keith Urban cover

Lewis Capaldi - “Someone You Loved” - Camila Cabello cover

Jonas Brothers - “Sucker” – Halsey cover

Best Fan Army: *Socially Voted Category

Agnation - Agnez Mo

Arianators - Ariana Grande

Beliebers - Justin Bieber


Camilizers - Camila Cabello

Harries - Harry Styles

Limelights - Why Don’t We

Louies - Louis Tomlinson

MendesArmy - Shawn Mendes

Niallers - Niall Horan

Selenators - Selena Gomez

Swifties - Taylor Swift

Best Music Video: *Socially Voted Category

“7 rings” - Ariana Grande

“bad guy” - Billie Eilish

“Boy With Luv” - BTS featuring Halsey - WINNER

“Con Altura” - Rosalía, J Balvin featuring El Guincho

“Con Calma” - Daddy Yankee & Snow

“Dancing With A Stranger” - Sam Smith & Normani

“I Don’t Care” - Ed Sheeran & Justin Bieber

“Kill This Love” - BLACKPINK

“ME!” - Taylor Swift featuring Brendon Urie

“Old Town Road” - Lil Nas X featuring Billy Ray Cyrus

“Señorita” - Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello

“Sucker” - Jonas Brothers

Social Star Award: *Socially Voted Category

Asher Angel - WINNER

Cody Orlove

Danielle Cohn

DeStorm Power

King Bach

Montana Tucker

Niki and Gabi

Piper Rockelle

Scotty Sire

Stephanie Poetri

The Moy Boys

Zoe Laverne

Best Remix: *Socially Voted Category

“bad guy” - Billie Eilish (with Justin Bieber)

“Con Calma” - Daddy Yankee, Katy Perry featuring Snow

“Good As Hell” - Lizzo featuring Ariana Grande

“Higher Love” – Kygo & Whitney Houston

“Lover” - Taylor Swift featuring Shawn Mendes

“Old Town Road” - Lil Nas X featuring Billy Ray Cyrus

“The Bones” - Maren Morris featuring Hozier

“Thotiana” – Blueface featuring Cardi B and YG

“Trampoline” - SHAED featuring Zayn - WINNER

“Without Me” - Halsey featuring Juice WRLD  

Favorite Tour Photographer: *Socially Voted Category

Adam Degross (Post Malone)

Alfredo Flores (Ariana Grande)

Andy DeLuca (5SOS)

Blair Caldwell (Normani)

Daniel Prakopcyk (John Mayer)

Jake Chamseddine (Panic! At The Disco)

Josiah Van Dien (Shawn Mendes)

Matty Vogel (Billie Eilish)

Rays Corrupted Mind (Travis Scott)

Zack Caspary (Why Don’t We) - WINNER

Zakary Walters (Ed Sheeran)

Favorite Music Video Choreography: (New Category) *Socially Voted Category

“7 rings” (Ariana Grande) - Scott and Brian Nicholson

“How Do You Sleep?” (Sam Smith) - Parris Goebel

“Kill This Love” (BLACKPINK) - Kyle Hanagami & Kiel Tutin - WINNER

“ME!” (Taylor Swift featuring Brendon Urie) - Tyce Diorio

“Motivation” (Normani) - Sean Bankhead

“Señorita” (Shawn Mendes & Camilla Cabello) - Calvit Hodge & Sara Bivens

Photos: Getty Images

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