The Global Awards 2018: Get Your Votes In Now!

7 February 2018, 06:00

Global Awards shortlist announced vote now

Ed Sheeran, Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello are among the nominees for a huge brand new event.

The Global Awards 2018 are almost here, and the final round of voting is now open! 

Take That, Coldplay, Ed Sheeran and more have all made the final shortlist, and now it's time to cast your vote.

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

The first ever star-studded Global Awards show will take place on March 1st 2018 at London’s Eventim Apollo Hammersmith, with performances from amazing artists including Sam Smith, Andrea Bocelli and Kasabian.

Ready to vote for your favourites? Don't let them miss out on taking home a prize and get your vote in now!

To vote, download the Global Player app and select ‘Global Awards’ in the bottom menu or go to  

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The shortlisted nominees for the public vote are as follows:

1. Best Song

Slow Hands - Niall Horan

There's Nothin' Holding Me Back - Shawn Mendes

Power - Little Mix Ft. Stormzy

Havana - Camila Cabello

Shape Of You - Ed Sheeran

2. Best Group 

Little Mix



Take That

Clean Bandit

3. Best Male

Ed Sheeran

Niall Horan

Shawn Mendes

Liam Payne

Justin Bieber

4. Best Female

Ariana Grande

Camila Cabello

Taylor Swift

Selena Gomez

Dua Lipa

5. Best British Artist Or Group

Little Mix

Liam Payne

Ed Sheeran

Dua Lipa

Liam Gallagher 

The first ever star-studded Global Awards show will take place in front of fans and stars alike on March 1st 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.

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!”