HomeNewsThe Chainsmokers Bag 11 Nominations At This Year’s iHeartRadio Awards! Rajrishi Murthi January 5, 2017 News The Chainsmokers hit a purple patch back in late 2015, and it doesn’t look like they are willing to get off of it anytime soon! Having dominated 2016 with a string of platinum certified hits and monumental festival performances, the LA-based duo comprised of Alex Pall and Drew Taggart is looking to raise the bar even further. With a forthcoming single set to drop any time soon, the success of their worldwide hit “Closer” was bolstered yet again earlier today when they bagged several nominations at this year’s iHeartRadio Awards. woke up to amazing news! we were nominated for 11 @iHeartRadio awards! thank you soo soo much! thats really just incredible! So grateful — THE CHAINSMOKERS (@TheChainsmokers) January 4, 2017 With famed rapper Drake leading the pack with 12 nominations, The Chainsmokers found themselves amongst the title race in 11 categories including Song of the Year with their Halsey-assisted platinum hit “Closer“, Best duo/group of the Year, Best New Pop Artist, Dance Song of the Year, Dance Artist of the Year and several more. Moreover, with three nominations at this year’s Grammys under their belt including Best New Artist, 2017 is poised to be yet another groundbreaking year for the renowned duo. You can check out the full list of nominations here! iHeartRadio Music Awards is set to be held on March 5 at the Forum in Inglewood, California. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.