Billie Eilish, The Weeknd, and Taylor Swift are also up for multiple moon man statues.
The Canadian artist was co-hosting Tiffany Calver's show on BBC Radio 1Xtra when he made the surprising revelation.
The Weeknd is the latest artist to get in on the eSports trend, becoming a part owner of the Toronto-based company OverActive Media.
The star-studded 2019 event will air on NBC from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on 1 May.
The ceremony which aired on Fox was hosted by rapper T-Pain and featured performances by Halsey, Garth Brooks and Kacey Musgraves, among others.
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iHeartMedia also announced that Taylor Swift will receive the iHeartRadio tour of the year award for her Reputation Stadium Tour.
Previous recipients of the award include Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Adele and One Direction.
George Ezra also won Best British Male Artist, while Jorja Smith was awarded Best British Female Artist.
After coming from New York in 2018, the 61st Grammy Awards ceremony came from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Nicki Minaj stuns and reclaims the rap throne in the latest music video for Hard White, the single off her platinum album Queen.
The iconic rapper last visited these shores back in March 2017 in support of his fourth album 'Views.'
Ariana Grande, Drake and Eminem are also in the running in the award ceremony's International categories.
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