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Cardi B leads iHeartRadio Awards with 13 nods, Drake has 8

Published:Thursday | January 10, 2019 | 12:43 AMAssociated Press
Cardi B accepts the Best New Artiste award during the 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards.

 

NEW YORK (AP)

 Cardi B has 13 reasons to celebrate. She's nominated for 13 honors at the 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards.

IHeartMedia announced yesterday, that the rapper is the most nominated act, competing for honors such as song of the year for Girls Like You with Maroon 5, and female artist of the year. Drake follows Cardi B with eight nominations, and is up for song of the year with God's Plan.

Other song-of-the-year nominees include Ed Sheeran's Perfect, Post Malone's Better Now and The Middle by Zedd, Maren Morris and Grey.

The iHeartRadio Awards will make its debut on Fox when it airs live on March 14 from the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles.

Ariana Grande earned six nominations, while J Balvin, Maroon 5, Post Malone and Marshmello each scored five nominations.