The Global Awards 2018 - Vote For The Shortlist

7 February 2018, 17:57

Global Awards 2018 Shortlist Announced

The Global Awards 2018 are heating up as the final round of voting has kicked-off!

It's the biggest new awards show around and voting is now back open for The Global Awards 2018. With the likes of Liam Gallagher and Coldplay all making the final shortlist, it's time to cast your vote.

The Global Awards brings together all of Global's radio stations and nominees from a host of genres of music, and you get to pick who will walk away with Best Song, Best Group, Best Male, Best Female and Best British Artist or Group at 2018's awards.

The shortlisted voting for The Global Awards is now open! To vote in the final round, download the Global Player app and select “Global Awards” in the bottom menu or click below to cast your vote online.

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The Shortlist For 5 The Public Vote Categories:

Best Song

  1. Niall Horan – Slow Hands
  2. Shawn Mendes – There’s Nothing Holdin' Me Back
  3. Little Mix feat. Stormzy – Power
  4. Camila Cabello feat. Young Thug – Havana 
  5. Ed Sheeran – Shape Of You

Best Group

  1. Little Mix
  2. Chainsmokers
  3. Coldplay
  4. Take That
  5. Clean Bandit

Best Female

  1. Ariana Grande
  2. Camila Cabello
  3. Taylor Swift
  4. Selena Gomez
  5. Dua Lipa

Best Male

  1. Ed Sheeran
  2. Niall Horan
  3. Shawn Mendes
  4. Liam Payne
  5. Justin Bieber

Best British Artist Or Group

  1. Little Mix
  2. Liam Payne
  3. Ed Sheeran
  4. Dua Lipa
  5. Liam Gallagher

The full 16 categories are:


  1. Best Song (public vote)

  2. Best Group (public vote)

  3. Best Male (public vote)

  4. Best Female (public vote)

  5. Best British Artist or Group (public vote)

  6. Best News Moment, Interview or Debate 

  7. Rising Star Award

  8. Best Classical Artist

  9. Most Played Song

  10. Mass Appeal Award

  11. Social Media Superstar

  12. Best RnB, Hip Hop or Grime

  13. Best Pop Dance

  14. Best Indie

  15. Best Pop

  16. The Global Special Award

The first ever star-studded Global Awards show will take place in front of fans and stars alike on 1 March 2018 at London’s Eventim Apollo Hammersmith and promises to be an extraordinary night with performances and special appearances from some of the world’s greatest artists including Sam Smith, Rita Ora, Kasabian, Andrea Bocelli and Martin Garrix.

Due to huge demand tickets have completely sold out!

Now your only chance to be at The Global Awards is to keep listening to RADIO X to win tickets. 

Ashley Tabor OBE, Global’s Founder & Executive President, said: “We’ve created The Global Awards to celebrate stars of music, news & entertainment in the UK and around the world and we’re delighted to share the details of the categories and the long lists, and open the public vote, today.  Some of the world’s greatest artists, bands and songs have been selected and I can’t wait to see who the public decide to honour on the big night.  Don’t let your favourite artist miss out – get voting now!”