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Rihanna got the last laugh as the big winner of the inaugural iHeartRadio Music Awards. She picked up four trophies, including the coveted Song of the Year award for “Stay” featuring Mikky Ekko and the night's biggest honor, Artist of the Year. The other two major highlights of the show were the introduction of the new Michael Jackson song “Love Never Felt So Good” and Thirty Seconds to Mars’s performance of “City of Angels.”
Here is the complete list of winners-
Hip-Hop/R&B Song - Rihanna - “Pour It Up”
Best Collaboration - Pitbull and Kesha - “Timber”
Best Lyrics - Miley Cyrus - “Wrecking Ball”
Best Fan Army - Rihanna Navy
iHeartRadio Instagram Award - Austin Mahone
iHeartRadio Young Influencer Award - Ariana Grande
Alternative Rock Song - Imagine Dragons - “Demons”
Song of the Year - Rihanna ft. Mikky Ekko - “Stay”
Best Country Song - Blake Shelton - “Boys ‘Round Here”
EDM Song of the Year - Avicii - “Wake Me Up”
iHeartRadio Innovator Award - Pharrell
Artist of the Year - Rihanna
It wasn’t the weed that was making Rihanna giggle last night at the iHeartRadio Music Awards in Los Angeles. Rihanna showed up late to the iHeartRadio Music Awards and blamed it on being stuck in traffic. Pitbull picked up the Hip-Hop/R&B Song of the Year trophy for Rihanna. On top of being late she had the giggles and it looked like she was amused by Ariana Grande dancing. Leading up to the event Ariana was working overtime with her choreographer and she looked like she had 2 left feet. I guess it was funny enough because Rihanna, was laughing up a storm. Watch Ariana’s performance here!
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