The 2019 iHeart Radio Music Awards, which recognizes excellence in music, will be taking place live on Thursday from Los Angeles.

Ariana Grande, Cardi B, Shawn Mendes, Post Malone, Maroon 5 and Imagine Dragons have each received multiple nominations. Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Halsey and Taylor Swift are set to be honored during the awards show with special awards.

Keys will be receiving the Innovator Award for her contributions to pop culture and social causes, Brooks will be given the first-ever Artist of the Decade Award for his impact on the music industry, Halsey will be presented with the 2019 Fangirls Award, which recognizes female artists who have pushed boundaries with their music and message, and Swift will receive Tour of the Year in recognition of her Reputation world tour.

How to watch

Time: Red carpet coverage begins at 6 p.m. ET and will be live streamed on iHeartRadio's Facebook page. The ceremony starts at 8 p.m. ET.

Where: The Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

Network: Fox

Online, live: FoxNow streaming app. The show will also be broadcasted on iHeartMedia radio stations nationwide.

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Host: T-Pain, singer and winner of Fox's inaugural season of reality competition series, The Masked Singer.

Musical performances: Ariana Grande, John Legend, Keys, Halsey, Brooks and Kacey Musgraves will be taking the stage.

Top Nominees

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

Female Artist of the Year

Ariana Grande

Cardi B

Camila Cabello

Dua Lipa


Male Artist of the Year


Post Malone

Kendrick Lamar

Ed Sheeran

Shawn Mendes

Best Duo/Group of the Year

Maroon 5

Imagine Dragons

Twenty One Pilots

Panic! At The Disco

5 Seconds of Summer