The Weeknd and Ariana Grande kicked off the 2021 iHeartRadio Music Awards with a performance of their collaborative remix of “Save Your Tears.”
The Weekend took to the blue lit stage and got the crowd right off their feet with an impressive showcase of the popular track, even having some crowd participation, which gave us chills. The newly-married pop star Grande then joined him to finish out the fan-favorite song.
The 2021 iHeartRadio Awards also featured performances from Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson.Paak), Usher, Doja Cat, Dan + Shay and Demi Lovato, H.E.R. & Brandi Carlile honored Elton John with a special tribute.
In addition to the performers, the iHeartRadio Awards included a star-studded list of special appearances from LL Cool J, Chris Martin, Lil Nas X, Nelly, Machine Gun Kelly, French Montana, Lil Jon, Robin Thicke, Joel McHale, Oliver Stark, Ryan Guzman, Gabby Barrett, Ava Max, Raphael Saadiq, AJR, Taylor Swift, Dua Lipa, Roddy Ricch, twenty one pilots as well as Megan Thee Stallion.
Hosted by Usher, 2021 iHeartRadio Awards aired on Thursday, May 27 at 8/7c on FOX.