Newswire: Drake, The Chainsmokers lead iHeart Radio Music Awards nominees

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Just when you had enough time following the Grammy nominations to erase the knowledge that The Chainsmokers exist from your brain, the DJ duo of that song about biting tattoos off shoulders has scored 11 nominations from the iHeart Radio Music Awards. That’s the second most nods accumulated by an artist. The top spot went to Drake, who collected 12. Both acts have tracks competing for Song Of The Year, a category that features Justin Timberlake’s Trolls contribution “Can’t Stop The Feeling,” Sia and Sean Paul’s “Cheap Thrills,” The Chainsmokers and Halsey’s “Closer,” twenty one pilots’ “Stressed Out,” and Drake’s “One Dance” with Wizkid and Kyla. Drake is also up for Male Artist Of The Year, alongside Justin Bieber, Luke Bryan, Shawn Mendes, and The Weeknd; Meanwhile, The Chainsmokers are vying for Best Duo/Group Of The Year alongside Coldplay, DNCE, twenty one pilots ...