It’s a big day for Canadian rapper The Saturday, when he topped the 2021 Heart Radio Music Awards with eight nominations, while Megan de Stalin and Rudy Rich topped the list with seven Canadian singers.
Nominations for the Music Award were announced April 7.
Weekend received a Song of the Year nomination for “Blind Lights” just weeks after the 63rd Grammy Awards went cold.
The track competes with Debbie and Rich for “Rock Star,” Post Mellon’s “Circles,” and Dua Lipa’s “Don’t Start Now.”
Meghan Thi Stalin was nominated for Female Artist of the Year and Hip Hop Artist of the Year. He also won a hip hop song of the year nomination for “Wild (Remix)” – his only single with the help of No. 1 Beyonc.
Controversial No. 1 single Meghan Thi with Cardi B. Coulib Stalin’s “WAP” was nominated for Best Music Video, Favorite Music Video Choreography and Tick Top Boop of the Year.
The 2021 I Heart Radio Music Awards will be telecast live from Los Angeles on Fox on May 27 at 8 p.m. ET, according to a statement from the organizers of the awards show.