The American rock band Foo Fighters has nailed it at the 2022 iHeart Music Awards. The former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl is the founder of this band. They took away the Rock Artist of Year, Rock Song of the Year and Rock Album of the Year at the gala event.
"Rock Song of the Year" goes to none other than @FooFighters! 🔥🤘 We love you guys, keep killin' it!
— iHeartRadio (@iHeartRadio) March 22, 2022
It doesn’t come as a surprise to Foo’s fans because the legendary band already has 12 Grammy Awards (Best Rock Album four times) in its list of accolades. They also won the 2018 iHeart Music Awards. Let us know Foo Fighters better
2022 iHeartRadio Music Awards
Foo Fighters’ Waiting On A War was awarded the Rock Song of the Year. The song is considered as the band’s modern approach to Give Peace A Chance. This is the third single off their album Medicine at Midnight. This album has also been awarded The Rock Album of the Year at the 2022 iHeart Music Awards.
Another honor includes Rock Artist of the Year. Yes, Foo Fighters have also taken away said honor. This means that the band now has three more honors in its bucket of achievements.
‘Foo Fighters’ takes three
Dave Grohl can’t be happier for his band. He released a video thanking all the fans for their immense support while the other members were seen smiling from behind. The 2022 iHeartRadio Music Awards were held at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on Monday.
Below are the artists who got nominated for the said category:
Rock Song of the Year:
Foo Fighters – “Waiting On A War” (WINNER)
The Pretty Reckless – “And So It Went”
Five Finger Death Punch – “Living The Dream”
Rise Against – “Nowhere Generation”
Volbeat” – “Wait A Minute My Girl”
Rock Artist Of The Year:
Foo Fighters (WINNER)
Five Finger Death Punch
The Pretty Reckless
Rock Album Of The Year:
Foo Fighters – “Medicine At Midnight”
About Foo Fighters
The journey of Foo Fighters started when Nirvana got disbanded following the suicide of their rockstar Kurt Cobain in 1994. There were speculations that Dave might join Pearl Jam but instead, he went on creating his band. That’s how Foo Fighters was born. The band is rocking our hearts since 1994.
There have been several replacements in the band members since 1995. For example, Franz Stahl and William Goldsmith. Presently, Foo Fighter includes the following members:
- Dave Grohl- lead vocals, guitar (1994-present)
- Chris Shiflett- guitar, backing vocals (1999-present)
- Nate Mendel- bass (1995-present)
- Pat Smear- guitar, backing vocals (1999-present)
- Rami Jaffee- keyboard, piano (2017-present)
Foo Fighters have given us some of the best music since the 90s. Most famous songs include Waiting on a War, Shame Shame, No Son of Mine, Learn to Fly, Stacked Actors and much more.
Foo Fighters was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last year. The band has released around 10 studio albums and all have been a success. The band’s net worth is $50 million as of 2022. Well, Dave alone has a $260 million fortune from his music career. What do you think about their recent win at the 2022 iHeart Music Awards?