The Global Awards 2019 - See who's performing and where to watch

19 December 2018, 07:59 | Updated: 19 February 2019, 16:39

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Woodrow Whyte

By Woodrow Whyte

And voting is open now!

Following a hugely successful inaugural year in 2018, we are proud to announce the return of The Global Awards with

All Global’s radio stations including Capital, Heart, Classic FM, Smooth, Radio X, Capital XTRA, Gold and LBC will come together to celebrate the biggest stars of music, news and entertainment at The Global Awards 2019 with The prestigious ceremony takes place on one huge night in London on March 7th at Hammersmith’s Eventim Apollo. It's been announced that Capital's very own Roman Kemp will be hosting this year's star-studded event along with Rochelle Humes and Myleene Klass. Speaking about presenting The Global Awards with for a second year, Capital Breakfast’s Roman Kemp said: “It’s an honour to return to host such an incredible event. The calibre of talent that Global brings together under one roof is phenomenal, with performances from some of the world’s biggest artists. It promises to be an amazing night and I can’t wait.”

Stars nominated in the shortlists include Lady Gaga, Drake, Cardi B, Post Malone, Jess Glynne, Mark Ronson, Calvin Harris, Anne-Marie and Liam Payne.

Some of the world’s greatest artists will take to the stage to perform for fans and stars alike at the ceremony including the world’s biggest girl band (and triple winners at the inaugural Global Awards) Little Mix, chart-topping producer, Mark Ronson, and the incredibly talented Mabel and Anne-Marie.


See all the shortlisted nominees and now at or by downloading Global’s world class entertainment hub - the Global Player app - and selecting ‘Global Awards’ in the bottom menu.


Best Song with Metro (public vote)

5 Seconds Of Summer - Youngblood
Ariana Grande - No Tears Left to Cry
Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper - Shallow
Little Mix - Woman Like Me ft Nicki Minaj
Shawn Mendes - In My Blood

Best Group (public vote)

5 Seconds Of Summer
Arctic Monkeys
Little Mix
Maroon 5
Take That

Best Male

Calvin Harris
Liam Payne
Mark Ronson
Olly Murs
Post Malone

Best Female

Ariana Grande
Dua Lipa
Jess Glynne

Best British Artist or Group

Dua Lipa
Jess Glynne
Little Mix

The LBC Award

This category recognises the best in news reporting or a news moment that really stood out in 2018. 

Rising Star Award (public vote)

Ava Max
Ella Mai

Best Classical Artist (public vote)

Bryn Terfel
Jess Gillam
Lang Lang
Nicola Benedetti
Sheku-Kanneh Mason

Most Played Song

This is the song that has enjoyed the most airplay across the Global group of stations in the period from December 12th 2017 – December 11th 2018.

The winner will be revealed on the night of The Global Awards 2019 with

Mass Appeal Award

Jess Glynne
Lady Gaga
Olly Murs
Sam Smith
Take That

Social Media Superstar (public vote)

Cardi B
Colleen Ballinger
Joe Sugg
Zara Larsson

Best RnB, Hip-Hop or Grime (public vote)

Ella Mai
Travis Scott

Best Indie

Arctic Monkeys
Florence + the Machine
Jade Bird

Best Pop
5 Seconds Of Summer
Dua Lipa
Liam Payne
Little Mix