Taylor Swift Receives CCMA Award and Takes Current Single To MTV
August 27, 2012 at 12:02 PM (PT)
BIG MACHINE RECORDS artist TAYLOR SWIFT has been given a brand new award by the CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION: The "CCMA GENERATION AWARD." This award comes on the organization's 30th anniversary and will be presented annually to an artist who helps increase the global popularity of country music.
"With her increased and continual success on the international scene, TAYLOR SWIFT embodies every aspect of the CCMA ENERATION AWARD," says TED ELLIS, CHAIR OF CCMA BOARD OF DIRECTORS. "Since 2010, she has not only become the biggest-selling country artist in CANADA, she is also one of the top selling artists in the world, across all genres. TAYLOR has already been recognized with over 100 prestigious international industry honours (including three previous CCMA awards for Top Selling Album) and she maintains a connection with her 200 million fans online daily."
TAYLOR SWIFT will simultaneously premiere the new video for “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” on THURSDAY, AUGUST 30th on MTV, VH1 and CMT at 7:49p (ET). Additionally, SWIFT will perform the song at the 2012 MTV VMAs the following THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6th. The awards will air at 8p (ET).
To get information about TAYLOR SWIFT, visit www.TaylorSwift.com.