Dua Lipa, Elton John, Lizzo and Selena Gomez Among ‘Variety’s’ Hitmakers

Dua Lipa, Elton John, Lizzo, and Selena Gomez are among Variety’s 2022 Hitmakers.

The “Cold Heart” singers have been selected for the dual honor of Hitmakers of The Year while Gomez has been honored with Film Song of the Year, and Lizzo has the Record of the Year with “About Damn Time.”

Other winners include Kim Petras and Sam Smith for Innovators of the YearImagine Dragons for Group of the YearLatto for Breakthrough Artist and Future for the Collaborator Award.

The Hitmakers will be honored at an invitation-only brunch on Saturday, December 3rd.

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Variety’s 2022 Hitmakers:

  • Elton John and Dua Lipa – Hitmakers of the Year
  • Selena Gomez – FIlm Song of the Year
  • “About Damn Time” by Lizzo – Record of the Year: 
  • Latto – Breakthrough Artist presented by Luminate
  • Future – Collaborator Award: 
  • Imagine Dragons – Group of the Year
  • Omar Apollo – TikTok Future Icon Award
  • Kim Petras and Sam Smith – Innovators of the Year
  • Kara DioGuardi – A&R Award
  • Kid Harpoon and Tyler Johnson – Songwriters of the Year
  • Jesse Collins, CEO, Jesse Collins Entertainment – Executive of the Year
  • Atlantic Records – Label of the Year
  • Ebonie Ward – Manager of the Year
  • Ricky Reed – Producer of the Year
  • “Running Up That Hill” by Kate Bush – Sync of the Year