T-Pain is Hosting the 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards

The sixth annual award show will air LIVE from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles next Thursday.

T-Pain performs at the 2018 ComplexCon at Long Beach Convention Center on November 4, 2018 in Long Beach, California. (Nov. 3, 2018 - Source: Getty Images North America)

The iHeartRadio Music Awards have found its host!

The radio station has tapped T-Pain to emcee the annual award show, airing live from the Microsoft Theater on Thursday, March 14th.

“The blessings keep rolling in. I am grateful and honored to host this year’s iHeartRadio Music Awards,” said T-Pain. “The past two weeks have been incredible and the run continues. Thank you to everyone for all of the love and support. A special thanks to the iHeart team and FOX for having me.”

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In addition to having 60 hit songs and two Grammy Awards®, TPain released his new album 1UP from Cinematic Music Group the same day he was named winner of FOX’s THE MASKED SINGER, the season’s #1 new series. “1UP” has hit #1 on the iTunes Hip Hop charts and includes “Getcha Roll On” featuring Tory Lanez alongside new collaborations with Lil Wayne, Boosie Badazz, O.T Genasis, Russ and Cinematic label mate Flipp Dinero.

Many of this year’s hottest artists will share the stage with T-Pain next Thursday, as Alicia Keys, Ariana Grande, Halsey, Garth Brooks, John Legend and Kacey Musgraves will all be performing some of their biggest hits for not only people in attendance, but for fans watching at home and listening online. Taylor Swift will also be receiving the Tour of the Year Award during the telecast, making it a true not-to-miss moment.

The 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards air LIVE from the Microsoft Theater on Thursday, March 14th @ 8PM ET/PT on FOX and on all iHeartRadio stations nationwide.

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.