Beyoncé to be honored with the iHeartRadio Innovator Award

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Beyoncé Receives iHeartRadio Innovator Award at the 2024 iHeartRadio Music Awards

Beyoncé, a global cultural icon and one of the most influential artists in music history, is set to receive the iHeartRadio Innovator Award at the 2024 iHeartRadio Music Awards. This prestigious honor recognizes artists who continuously contribute to pop culture and the music industry with their innovative artistry.

A True Modern-Day Artist Innovator

According to a press release from iHeartMedia, Beyoncé’s creative risks and transformative music have set new standards in the industry. Her chart-topping hits across various formats, groundbreaking tours, and philanthropic efforts with the BeyGOOD Foundation have solidified her status as a modern-day artist innovator.

Breaking Records and Making History

Beyoncé made history earlier this year with the release of her single “Texas Hold ‘Em,” becoming the first song to reach No. 1 in the US and globally on all major sales/streaming platforms. This achievement marked her as the first Black female artist to reach No. 1 on the Hot 100 with a Country song.

Philanthropy and Community Impact

Beyond her artistic accomplishments, Beyoncé’s philanthropic efforts have made a significant impact on communities around the world. Her foundation has addressed various issues such as disaster relief, water and housing scarcity, supporting young entrepreneurs, and career development.

Joining the Star-Studded Lineup

The 2024 iHeartRadio Music Awards, hosted and performed by Ludacris, will air live from Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on April 1 at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT on Fox. The ceremony will also be broadcasted on iHeartMedia radio stations nationwide and the iHeartRadio app.

Entertainment-Packed Event

Ludacris joins an impressive lineup of previously announced performers, including Justin Timberlake, Green Day, TLC, Jelly Roll, Lainey Wilson, and Tate McRae. The event will also feature a musical tribute to the 2024 iHeartRadio Icon Award Recipient, Cher.