Gwen Stefani to Receive ‘Hero’ Award at the 2016 Radio Disney Music Awards

THE VOICE -- "Team Blake Battle Reality" -- Pictured: Gwen Stefani -- (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC)

The lineup just keeps getting bigger and bigger for the 2016 Radio Disney Music Awards!

Taking place on April 30th at the Nokia Theatre @ L.A. Live, music’s biggest event for families will honor Gwen Stefani with the 2016 RDMA “Hero” Award. Stefani is being recognized for the positive impact ha has on fans, inspiring them to do good.

In addition to the Stefani announcement, it was also revealed that The Voice season nine winner Jordan Smith  will perform “Stand In The Light” from his debut album as the RDMA Heroes for Change award is presented to two Radio Disney fans, Whitney Stewart and Braeden Mannering, in recognition of their efforts to make a difference in their communities.

The 2016 Radio Disney Music Awards airs Sunday, May 1st @ 7PM ET/PT on Disney Channel.

Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC

Juliet Schroder

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.