Are you a fan of The Radio Disney Music Awards? I know a lot of kids who love watching them and will be tuning in this SUNDAY, APRIL 30 (7:00-9:00 p.m.) on Disney Channel and multiple Disney-branded platforms. This year marks the 5th Anniversary of the awards and they are celebrating with more performances than ever, the show will have something that everyone in the family can enjoy. It’s a great reason to throw a little Radio Disney Music Awards Party!
Radio Disney Music Awards
When I was in LA for the #GotGVol2Event, we were treated to a fun little party with Radio Disney. We had a blast talking about the upcoming awards and playing a fun game of trivia. I learned a lot about some of the five hosts of the awards this year, including:
- Jordan Fisher
- Kelsea Ballerini
- Sofia Carson
- Jenna Ortega
- Alex Aiono
My kids love fun facts and I am sure your guests would too. Here are some fun Radio Disney music trivia questions for you!
Radio Disney Music Awards Trivia Questions
RDMA is music’s biggest event for families – who of our five RDMA hosts has five siblings in real life? (Answer: Jenna Ortega)
Which 2017 RDMA performer had their first hit single in 1998? (Answer: Train)
Finish the lyric of RDMA performer Train: “Now she’s back in the atmosphere_____________” (Answer: with drops of Jupiter in her hair)
In Fitz and The Tantrums’ hit song “HandClap,” how many claps go after the lyric, “I can make your hands clap”? (Answer: five)
2017 RDMA Icon Award recipient Britney Spears used to be on Disney Channel – what year did she first appear in the Mickey Mouse Club? (Answer: 1989)
Nick Jonas is the recipient of the 2017 RDMA Hero Award for charitable contributions, but he also presented the award to a former ‘Hero’ – who was it? (Answer: Jennifer Lopez)
Which 2017 RDMA performer was nominated for a 2017 Golden Globe for her performance in “The Edge of Seventeen?” (Answer: Hailee Steinfeld)
Which Grammy Award was 2017 RDMA performer Kelsea Ballerini nominated for this year? (Answer: Best New Artist) (Hint: She won this same award at the 2016 RDMA)
Which two of the five 2017 RDMA hosts performed at the 2016 RDMA? (Answer: Kelsea Ballerini and Sofia Carson)
Which 2017 RDMA performer competed on a season of “America’s Got Talent” – and won? (Answer: Grace VanderWaal)
Finish the lyric of 2017 RDMA performer Sabrina Carpenter: “That’s just the way of the world, and so ___________ (Answer: “They gonna keep on twiddlin’ them thumbs”)
2017 RDMA host and viral recording artist Alex Aiono got his start on which social platform? (Answer: YouTube)
Which 2017 RDMA host stars in an upcoming Disney Channel Original Movie? (Answer: Sofia Carson, “Descendants 2”)
Before landing his role in the Broadway musical “Hamilton,” which two Disney Channel Original Movies has 2017 RDMA host and performer Jordan Fisher appeared in? (Answer: “Teen Beach Movie” and “Teen Beach 2”)
The RDMAs will feature the exclusive world premiere of “Ways to Be Wicked” from “Descendants 2.” What was the lead single from the first “Descendants” movie? (Answer: “Rotten To The Core”)
Finish the lyric of 2017 RDMA performer Kelsea Ballerini: “You’re just a lost boy, with your head up in the clouds; you’re just a lost boy, _________ (Answer: “Never keep your feet on the ground”)
Which 2017 RDMA performer has co-written songs for Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez? (Answer: Julia Michaels)
Finish the lyric of 2017 RDMA performer Noah Cyrus: “I never hated you like I do right now, _________ (Answer: “‘Cause all you ever do is make me cry, cry, cry”
Ok… be honest, how many of these did you know?
Fun Food Tag Printables
No party is complete without food! We had some fun food tents that were themed for performers and winners of Radio Music Awards. Think carrot sticks and warm brie, yum! Click the image below to print out yours!
Radio Disney Awards Performances
Each year the RDMA’s have amazing performances by your favorite performers. Here are some of them who will be performing at this years awards:
- Hailee Steinfeld – ‘Starving’
- Nick Jonas – ‘Bacon’
- Train – ‘Play That Song’
- Alessia Cara – ‘Stay’
- Auli’i Cravalho, Alessia Cara, & Jordan Fisher – Medley of Moana songs
- Kelsea Ballerini – ‘Yeah Boy’
- Julia Michaels – ‘Issues’
- Noah Cyrus – ‘Make Me (Cry)’
- Sabrina Carpenter – ‘Thumbs’
- Fitz and The Tantrums – ‘HandClap’
- Grace VanderWaal – ‘I Don’t Know My Name’
- Erin Bowman – ‘Good Time Good Life’
Oh, and guess what? The RDMA will feature the world premiere of ‘Ways to Be Wicked’ from Descendants 2! The movie isn’t premeiring until July 21st but you can see the opening music video on Sunday!
You can check out the full list of nominees in each category and learn more about the hosts and performances on the Radio Disney Music Awards website. Be sure to tune in this Sunday for the big event!
P.S. If you love the Descendants be sure to come back for some exclusive coverage of Decendants 2 in the coming weeks!
I will be back all this week and next with exclusive interviews and behind the scene coverage from the cast and crew of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2. As well as Descendants 2! Be sure to check back.
Be sure to check out my other posts from the #GotGVol2Event!
Photo Credit for Interview pictures: Louise Bishop / MomStart.com