#iHeartMusicAwards: Tems Lead The Nomination List For Nigerian Artists | SEE


Singer Tems was the most nominated Nigerian and African artist for the international iHeartRadio music awards 2023.

iHeartRadio Music Awards 2023

Talented singer, songwriter and performer Tems was the most nominated for the prestigious American radio awards, iHeartRadio music awards 2023, with 4 nominations in major categories. She received nominations in the Best Collaboration category with the hit song 'Wait For U', Afrobeats Artist Of The Year, R&B Song of the Year and Best New R&B Artist.

Here is a full list of other Nigerian artists who also bagged nominations and the categories Tems also received nominations in.

Best Collaboration:               

  • “Drunk (And I Don't Wanna Go Home)” - Elle King & Miranda Lambert
  • “Cold Heart” - Elton John & Dua Lipa
  • “half of my hometown” - Kelsea Ballerini ft. Kenny Chesney
  • “I Like You (A Happier Song)” - Post Malone ft. Doja Cat 
  • “INDUSTRY BABY” - Lil Nas X & Jack Harlow
  • “One Right Now” - Post Malone & The Weeknd
  • “Sweetest Pie” - Megan Thee Stallion & Dua Lipa
  • “Unholy” - Sam Smith & Kim Petras
  • “WAIT FOR U” – Future ft. Drake & Tems
  • “You Right” - Doja Cat ft. The Weeknd

Afrobeats Artist of the Year:

  • Burna Boy
  • CKay
  • Fireboy DML
  • Tems
  • Wizkid

R&B Song of the Year:                    

  • “BREAK MY SOUL” – Beyoncé
  • “Free Mind” - Tems
  • “Hrs And Hrs” - Muni Long
  • “I Hate U”- SZA
  • “Smokin Out The Window” - Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak, Silk Sonic

Best New R&B Artist:                      

  • Blxst
  • Brent Faiyaz
  • Muni Long
  • Steve Lacy
  • Tems

Best Music Video: *Socially Voted Category

  • “Anti-Hero”- Taylor Swift 
  • “As It Was” - Harry Styles 
  • “Calm Down”- Rema & Selena Gomez
  • “Don’t Be Shy”- Tiësto & Karol G 
  • “DON’T YOU WORRY”- Black Eyed Peas, Shakira, David Guetta
  • “Envovler” - Anitta 
  • “Left and Right”- Charlie Puth ft. Jung Kook of BTS
  • “Pink Venom”- BLACKPINK 
  • “Tití Me Preguntó” - Bad Bunny 
  • “Yet To Come” - BTS 

Check out the full list of nominees here.

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