The 8 Most Amazing Moments | iHeartRadio Music Festival 2016
THE 2016 IHEARTRADIO MUSIC FESTIVAL ROCKED LAS VEGAS WITH AN ICONIC LINEUP & SUPERSTAR SURPRISE COLLABORATIONS
After two days and dozens of legendary performances, the sixth annual iHeartRadio Music Festival has concluded in Las Vegas with unforgettable performances by U2, Sting, Drake, Britney Spears, Sam Hunt, twenty one pilots, Billy Idol, Florida Georgia Line, OneRepublic, Sia, Cage the Elephant, Zedd, Tears for Fears, Ariana Grande, Pitbull, Usher and more.
WATCH: The official highlights reel from the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival above!
The iHeartRadio Music Festival Daytime Village also featured performances by Sam Hunt, Panic! At The Disco, Alessia Cara, Troye Sivan, Hailee Steinfeld, Good Charlotte, Jeremih, Lissie, Cold War Kids, Daya, Cage The Elephant, The Chainsmokers, Bryson Tiller, DNCE and Tinashe.
The 8 most memorable moments from the iHeartRadio Music Festival 2016
The weekend long event had numerous highlights, such as, one-of-a-kind surprise collaborations...
- Billy Idol and Miley Cyrus rocked the T-Mobile arena with an electrifying rendition of "Rebel Yell."
- Florida Georgia Line had the ultimate #TBT by inviting the Backstreet Boys to the stage to sing "Everybody," which the crowd sang along word for word.
- Britney Spears had the entire arena on their feet as she strutted her way through the audience floor to the stage, kicking off her set with "Work B**ch" before performing a dance tribute to a Missy Elliott mashup. Britney ended her set with G-Eazy singing "Make Me" and "Me, Myself and I."
- Zedd was joined by MAGIC!, Aloe Blacc and Hailee Steinfeld for multiple collaborations before playing drums for Ariana Grande while she sang their 2014 hit single, "Break Free."
- Usher reunited with Lil Jon and Ludacris during his performance for "Lovers & Friends," and "Yeah!"
- Drake’s performance was lit with a pyro-frenzied performance of his hit singles.
- U2 opened with "Desire" and had the audience reaching for the ceiling as $10,000,000,000 (ten-trillion) dollar bills rained down with Donald Trump on them alongside the phrase "Make America Hate Again," printed on the other side was the number one and "but we’re not the same."
- twenty one pilots soared to new heights during song, "Car Ride" as he climbed the rafters to perform above a sea of music lovers.
- The iHeartRadio Music Festival also welcomed celebrity presenters and guests from across the entertainment industry including Sean Penn, John Stamos, Taylor Lautner, David Spade, Lea Michele, Idina Menzel, Kathy Griffin, Hailee Steinfeld, Wilmer Valderrama, Jussie Smollett, Laurie Hernandez, Sabrina Carpenter, Ben Higgins and Lauren Bushnell from The Bachelor, Joelle Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers of The Bachelorette and more, plus iHeartRadio’s on-air talent, Ryan Seacrest, Big Boy, Bobby Bones, Elvis Duran, The Breakfast Club and Woody.
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