iHeartRadio has revealed the nominees for its first-ever “iHeartRadio Music Awards” set to take place in May. Clear Channel Media announced both the debut awards show and the nominees via its iHeartRadio.com site.
The awards show will give fans the opportunity to vote their favorites into the winning position. Semi-finalist voting is open now. On March 26, fan votes will be tabulated and the finalists then revealed. Fans will then be given another opportunity to vote, eventually voting up those artists who will become the winners in each category.
Rihanna is a semi-finalist nominee for the first iHeartRadio Music Awards in the following categories:
Artist of the Year
Song of the Year: “Stay” – Rihanna f/Mikky Ekko
Best Collaboration: The Monster – Eminem f/Rihanna
Best Collaboration: Stay – Rihanna f/Mikky Ekko
Hip Hop/R&B Song of the Year: “Pour It Up” – Rihanna
Best Fan Army: Rihanna
The iHeartRadio Music Awards will air on NBC and stream live on Clear Channel radio stations and websites on May 1. Vote at iHeartRadio.com.