2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards

The 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards was the second music award show presented by iHeartMedia's platform iHeartRadio and NBC. The awards were held on March 29, 2015, at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles and were hosted by Jamie Foxx.[1]

2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards
DateMarch 29, 2015 (2015-03-29)
LocationShrine Auditorium, Los Angeles
Hosted byJamie Foxx
Most awardsTaylor Swift (3)
Most nominationsSam Smith and Iggy Azalea (5)
Television/radio coverage
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Taylor Swift won three awards, including Artist of the Year and Song of the Year,[2] while Justin Timberlake was presented with the Innovator Award.[3][4]

NBC's telecast of the iHeartRadio Music Awards matched the previous year's 1.7 rating with adults 18-49. Shifting from a May Thursday, it also took in 5.2 million viewers.[5] The awards generated more than 14 billion social media impressions throughout the promotional period of the show, nearly 75 percent more than last year’s 8.5 billion and almost triple that of the 2015 Academy Awards.[6]


Artist(s) Song(s)
Iggy Azalea
Jennifer Hudson
Nick Jonas "Chains"
Florida Georgia Line "Sun Daze"
Meghan Trainor "Dear Future Husband"
Kelly Clarkson "Heartbeat Song"
Rihanna "Bitch Better Have My Money"
Sam Smith "Lay Me Down"
Jason Aldean "Burnin' It Down"
Taylor Swift (on guitar)
Jason Derulo "Want to Want Me"
Jamie Foxx
Chris Brown
"You Changed Me"
Nate Ruess "Nothing Without Love"
Snoop Dogg
Charlie Wilson
"Peaches N Cream"
House DJ


Winners and nomineesEdit

Artist of the Year Song of the Year
Best Collaboration Best New Artist
Country Song of the Year Hip Hop/R&B Song of the Year
Dance Song of the Year Alternative Rock Song of the Year
Best Lyrics Best Fan Army
Renegade iHeartRadio Innovator Award


  1. ^ Johnson, Zach (February 4, 2015). "2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards Nominees Announced!". E! Online. Retrieved February 7, 2015.
  2. ^ "2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards: Full Winners List". iHeartRadio. March 29, 2015. Archived from the original on 2015-03-31. Retrieved March 29, 2015.
  3. ^ "Justin Timberlake To Be Honored With Innovator Award At 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards". iHeartRadio. March 16, 2015. Archived from the original on 2015-03-18. Retrieved March 17, 2015.
  4. ^ Applefeld Olson, Cathy (March 30, 2015). "Taylor Swift, Madonna, Justin Timberlake Own the 2015 iHeartRadio Awards". Billboard. Retrieved March 30, 2015.
  5. ^ O'Connell, Michael (March 30, 2015). "TV Ratings: iHeartRadio Music Awards Hold as Sunday Series Slip". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved April 3, 2016.
  6. ^ "2015 'iHeartRadio Music Awards' Generates More Than 14 Billion Social Impressions". TV By The Numbers. April 6, 2016. Archived from the original on January 29, 2016. Retrieved April 3, 2016.