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The 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards was held on April 29, 2017, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. The ceremony was shown on Radio Disney and Disney Channel the following night on April 30, 2017 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. (EDT).

2017 Radio Disney Music Awards
2017 Radio Disney Music Awards Logo.jpg
DateApril 29, 2017 (ceremony)
April 30, 2017 (air)
LocationMicrosoft Theater, Los Angeles, California
Hosted byKelsea Ballerini
Sofia Carson
Jordan Fisher
Jenna Ortega
Alex Aiono[1]
Most awardsJustin Bieber (2)
Most nominationsJustin Bieber (5)
Websitehttp://radio.disney.com/radio-disney-music-awards Edit this on Wikidata
Television/radio coverage
NetworkRadio Disney
Disney Channel
Runtime99 minutes
Viewership1.70 million
Produced byDen Of Thieves Productions

ProductionEdit

On January 25, 2017, Radio Disney announced the five hosts of the 2017 edition: the singers Jordan Fisher, Kelsea Ballerini and Sofia Carson, the actress Jenna Ortega and Radio Disney's host Alex Aiono were chosen.[2] The artists were chosen through a Twitter poll, where the audience indicated the names that should be invited.[3] Tickets to attend the award show were available on March 3, 2017.[4]

PerformancesEdit

Winners and NomineesEdit

  • The nominees were announced on March 3, 2017.[11]
  • Winners are listed first and highlighted in bold.
Best Female Artist Best Male Artist
Best Group
(presented by Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Shapes)
Song of the Year
Favorite Social Media Star
(presented by Lele Pons, Madison Hu and Olivia Rodrigo)
Breakout Artist of the Year
(presented by Camila Cabello)
Best New Artist
(presented by Skylar Stecker and China Anne McClain)
Best Collaboration
(presented by Bea Miller)
Best Crush Song Fiercest Fans
Best Song That Makes You Smile Best Song to Lip Sync To
(presented by Baby Ariel and Brent Rivera)
Best Song To Dance To Best Breakup Song
Favorite Tour Country Favorite Artist
(presented by Hayley Orrantia)
Country Best New Artist Country Favorite Song
When The Beat Drops! – Best Dance Track
(presented by Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2)
Hero Award
(presented by Jack Black)
Nick Jonas[12]
Icon Award
(presented by Jamie Lynn Spears)
Britney Spears[13]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "KELSEA BALLERINI, JORDAN FISHER, SOFIA CARSON, ALEX AIONO AND JENNA ORTEGA TEAM UP TO HOST THE 2017 RADIO DISNEY MUSIC AWARDS". The Disney Driven Life. Retrieved February 13, 2017.
  2. ^ "Kelsea Ballerini, Josh Hutcherson, Sofia Carson & More to Host 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards: Exclusive". Billboard. Retrieved February 13, 2017.
  3. ^ "Your Favorite Stars Are Hosting the 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards!". Tiger Beat. Retrieved February 13, 2017.
  4. ^ "RDMAs 2017". LaughingPlace.com. Retrieved February 6, 2017.
  5. ^ a b "Kelsea Ballerini, Alessia Cara & Jordan Fisher to Perform at 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards: Exclusive". Headline Planet. Retrieved 22 April 2015.
  6. ^ a b c d e "The 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards Lineup Looks Amazing". Teen Vogue. Retrieved 29 March 2017.
  7. ^ a b "Sabrina Carpenter, Fitz and the Tantrums & More Added to Radio Disney Music Awards Performers". Billboard. Retrieved April 13, 2017.
  8. ^ "Train will perform "Play That Song" at the 2017 RDMAs". Headline Planet. Retrieved 22 April 2015.
  9. ^ "The Radio Disney Music Awards Will Bring Us Wicked Cool Descendants 2 Exclusives". Oh My Disney. Retrieved 22 April 2017.
  10. ^ "Radio Disney Adds Performances by Sabrina Carpenter, Fitz and The Tantrums and Erin Bowman to 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards". Broadway World. Retrieved April 13, 2017.
  11. ^ "Radio Disney Music Awards 2017: Complete List of Nominations". E News. Retrieved 3 March 2017.
  12. ^ "Nick Jonas To Receive Hero Award At Radio Disney Music Awards (Exclusive)". Access Hollywood. Retrieved March 24, 2017.
  13. ^ "Britney Spears to Receive First-Ever Icon Award at 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards". Billboard. Retrieved April 7, 2017.

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