The Chainsmokers Win Big At The 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards

2017 couldn’t have started better for The Chainsmokers. The release of ‘Paris‘ in January, winning the ‘Best Dance Recording‘ Grammy award for ‘Don’t Let Me Down‘ in February, as well as the surprise release of their collaboration with Coldplay, ‘Something Just Like This‘, just 2 weeks back, has already taken the ‘Closer‘ hit makers to brand new heights.

With March having just begun, The Chainsmokers have yet again asserted their dominance over music awards, sweeping the 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards, winning a whopping 5 awards. Yes, you read that right. Drew and Alex took home the ‘Best New Artist’, ‘Best New Pop Artist’, ‘Dance Song of the Year’, ‘Dance Artist of the Year’ and ‘Dance Album of the Year’ awards, having been nominated in 10 categories! The other big winners at the iHeartRadio awards included Drake, Rihanna, twenty one pilots among others.

Best New Artist presented by the all-new 2017 Subaru Impreza®:
WINNER: The Chainsmokers
Chance The Rapper
Bryson Tiller
Kelsea Ballerini
The Strumbellas
Joss Favela
CNCO

 

Best New Pop Artist: (New Category)
Alessia Cara
Daya
Lukas Graham
WINNER: The Chainsmokers
ZAYN

 

Dance Song of the Year:
WINNER: “Closer” – The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey
“Cold Water” – Major Lazer featuring Justin Bieber and MØ
“Don’t Let Me Down” – The Chainsmokers featuring Daya
“I Took A Pill In Ibiza” – Mike Posner
“Let Me Love You” – DJ Snake featuring Justin Bieber

 

Dance Artist of the Year: 
Calvin Harris
DJ Snake
Flume
Major Lazer
WINNER: The Chainsmokers

 

Dance Album of the Year: Collage The Chainsmokers

For the full list of winners, you can check out Billboard.

H/T: Billboard

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