6. Usher Performed a Tribute Dance to Michael Jackson’s Never-Before-Heard Song
7. Kendrick Lamar Pays Tribute to Tupac
Love the homie Kendrick Lamar reppin Cleveland Indians cap! You even know it's a tribe hat??? https://t.co/zpOhUFxMBm
— Brendan Schuler (@Bschu12) May 2, 2014
Rapper Kendrick Lamar paid tribute to the legendary Tupac with a throwback performance of “California Love” before busting out into his normal routine set. Lamar reflected back on when he was a kid and Tupac was shooting the song’s music video, saying that’s what inspired him.
8. Shakira’s “Empire” Performance Was Full of Energy
9. Ed Sheeran Gave a Stellar Performance
10. Hilary Duff Presents Ariana Grande With the iHeartRadio Young Influencer Award
Hilary Duff giving the award iHeartRadio Young Influencer to Ariana Grande! pic.twitter.com/lniTtlfeJq
— Hilary Duff Support (@HDuffSupport) May 2, 2014
Ariana Grande accepted the award for iHeartRadio’s Young Influencer Award from Hilary Duff at the show and seemed very touched and surprised by the honor. She also was a bit starstruck by Duff and was so excited to hug the star that she made sure to announce that she couldn’t wait to hug her again at the end of her acceptance speech.