Luke Bryan, Sam Hunt Grab Multiple Nominations at iHeartRadio Music Awards

Taylor Swift Leads All-Genre Competition With Eight Nominations

Luke Bryan and Sam Hunt are among those with multiple nominations at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Awards scheduled for April 3 at the Forum in Los Angeles.

Taylor Swift led the field with eight nominations, although her categories reflect her move to the pop music.

Listed in four categories, Bryan is nominated for male artist of the year in a category that includes Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, Sam Smith and the Weeknd. He’s also a contender in the best tour category with Foo Fighters, Garth Brooks, U2 and Swift.

With three nominations, Hunt is up for best new artist against Fetty Wap, Hozier, Shawn Mendes and Tove Lo.

Bryan and Hunt share two categories, including country artist of the year with Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley and Thomas Rhett. Bryan’s “I See You” and Hunt’s “Take Your Time” are nominated for country song of the year alongside Chris Janson’s “Buy Me a Boat,” the Zac Brown Band’s “Homegrown” and Brett Eldredge’s “Lose My Mind.”

For a complete list of nominees, visit the iHeart Radio website, but here’s an overview of categories featuring country nominees.

Female Artist of the Year
Carrie Underwood
Meghan Trainor
Selena Gomez
Taylor Swift

Male Artist of the Year
Ed Sheeran
Justin Bieber
Luke Bryan
Sam Smith
The Weeknd

Best New Artist
Fetty Wap
Sam Hunt
Shawn Mendes
Tove Lo

Best Duo/Group of the Year
Fall Out Boy
Maroon 5
One Direction
Walk the Moon
Zac Brown Band

Best Tour
Foo Fighters
Garth Brooks
Luke Bryan
Taylor Swift

Country Song of the Year
“Buy Me a Boat,” Chris Janson
“Homegrown,” Zac Brown Band
“I See You,” Luke Bryan
“Lose My Mind,” Brett Eldredge
“Take Your Time,” Sam Hunt

Country Artist of the Year
Blake Shelton
Brad Paisley
Luke Bryan
Sam Hunt
Thomas Rhett

Best Lyrics (Socially-Voted Category)
“Die a Happy Man,” Thomas Rhett
“Fight Song,” Rachel Platten
“Hello,” Adele
“Photograph,” Ed Sheeran
“See You Again,” Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth