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 …

Taylor Swift, Kenny Chesney & Jason Aldean Top Billboard Money Makers Of 2012 List

Billboard has compiled their list for top 40 Money Makers of 2012.  Country Music Artists have made a significant presence on this list with 11 artists coming in on the top 40 list.  To see how the Money Markes list was formulated, please click HERE.  See where your favorites ended up on their list!  #1 …

Kenny Chesney & Tim McGraw Open Up About Their ‘Brothers Of The Sun’ 2012 Summer Tour

Kenny Chesney’s highly anticipated concert announcement was revealed this morning. As reported last week, Kenny Chesney & Tim McGraw are set to hit the road together this summer for the Brothers of the Sun Tour.  While Chesney typically does a full summer of stadium & arena shows, this year he downsizing his number of tour …

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 …