Country Music Nominees for the 2016 Billboard Music Awards

Nominees for the 2016 Billboard Music Awards were announced today. The award show will take place in Las Vegas on May 22. Sam Hunt leads the pack for country music nominations as he is up for 4 awards. Following is a complete list of country music nominees. For a full list of nominations for all …

Shania Twain, Florida Georgia Line, Jennifer Nettles Added As Presenters To Billboard Music Awards

In addition to the fully loaded roster of talent slated to perform at “The 2013 Billboard Music Awards” (including Taylor Swift, The Band Perry and Kacey Musgraves),  Cee-Lo Green, Shania Twain, Celine Dion, Kelly Rowland, Hayden Panettiere, Kid Rock, Chloe Grace Moretz, Miley Cyrus, Ke$ha, Carly Rae Jepsen, Alyssa Milano, Jenny McCarthy, Emmy Rossum, Stana …

Country Music Artists Nominated For 2013 Billboard Music Awards

The 2013 Billboard Music Award Nominations were announced this morning and country music is well represented.  Taylor Swift picks up 11 nominations between the country categories and all-genre categories, and Jason Aldean secures 3 nominations, including Top Male Artist in the all-genre category. Country Newcomers Florida Georgia Line also pick up a Billboard Music Award …

Country Music Artists Nominated For 2012 Billboard Music Awards

Nominees for the 2012 Billboard Music Awards have been announced & Country Music is once again recognized in the all-genres categories.  Country Newcomer and ACM New Artist of the Year Scotty McCreery is nominated for Top New Artist! Lady Antebellum is also nominated in Top Duo/Group category, while Taylor Swift receives a nomination for Top …

Jason Aldean Speaks About His Billboard Touring Breakthrough Award

Multi-platinum country rocker Jason Aldean scored the “Breakthrough Award” at the Billboard Touring Awards last night at New York City’s Roosevelt Hotel, beating out pop sensations Katy Perry and Rhianna.  The award is based on ticket sales and data from Billboard Boxscore’s top tour recap, going to the highest grossing artist who cracks that list …