Taylor Swift And Lady Antebellum Are Country's Most Nominated For Billboard Music Awards
April 14, 2011 at 7:51 AM (PT)
LADY ANTEBELLUM and TAYLOR SWIFT are the most nominated Country artists for the BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS, which take place on MAY 22nd at the MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA in LAS VEGAS. SUGARLAND, JASON ALDEAN and the ZAC BROWN BAND also received multiple nominations each.
SWIFT is up for “Top Artist,” along with EMINEM, JUSTIN BEIBER, LADY GAGA and RIHANNA. She also is nominated for “Female Artist” and “BILLBOARD 200 Artist” for sales. In Country, she is nominated for “Top Country Artist,” “Album” and “Song” for her single “Mine.”
LADY A is also nominated for “Top Country Artist,” “Album” and “Song” for “Need You Now.” They received nominations for “Top Duo/Group” and “BILLBOARD 200 Artist” as well.
Check out a complete list of nominees here. The BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS will air live on ABC-TV at 8p (ET) on MAY 22nd.