Lisa Allen

Olivia Rodrigo, Billie Eilish, BTS & more win Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards


Olivia Rodrigo, Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran and Billie Eilish were among the winners at the 2022 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, which took place over the weekend in Santa Monica, CA.

Olivia, fresh from her multiple Grammy wins the previous weekend, was named Favorite Breakout Artist, as well as Favorite Female TV Star in the Kids category for her role as Nini in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series.  Billie Eilish won Favorite Album for Happier than Ever, and the album’s title track won her the award for Favorite Song.

Ariana Grande and Ed Sheeran were named Favorite Female and Male Artist, while BTS was Favorite Music Group. Justin Bieber and The Kid LAROI won Favorite Music Collaboration for “Stay,” while Adele was named Favorite Global Music Star.

The show, hosted by Rob Gronkowski and Miranda Cosgrove, featured performances by Jack Harlow and Kid Cudi, and appearances by Olivia, Charlie Puth, Charli and Dixie D’AmelioSabrina CarpenterChance the RapperChloe X Halle and Joshua Bassett, among others.  There were also 1,000 slimings, and Charlie and Dixie were among those who got hit.