pharrell-snl-adidasThe first iHeartRadio Music Awards is right around the corner and the show is slated to bring out some big names.

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Monday (April 21), Clear Channel announced that Pharrell, Drake and Blake Shelton will be hitting the stage.

Kendrick Lamar, Shakira, Ed Sheeran and Arcade Fire will also perform at the awards show scheduled for May 1 in Los Angeles.


Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Lorde and Coldplay’s Chris Martin are expected to make appearances.

Rihanna, Maroon 5, Justin Timberlake, Imagine Dragons and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are vying for artist of the year.

The awards will air live on NBC from the Shrine Auditorium at 8 p.m. EST.

-Erika Benton-Martin (@leftcoast_rika)