More from the Billboard’s 2011 Women in Music

(Source: Taylor Swift/Billboard)

Hello Taylor Nation!

During her acceptance speech for the Woman of the Year award at the Billboard Women in Music event, the Outspoken One had nothing but kind words for the magazine.

“I would go through every single page and every single chart and just daydream about what it would be like to see my name in there someday,” she said during her speech. “And today I walked in to flashing camera bulbs and all these important people in music, and I thought, ‘I guess that’s what it looks like.'”

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Here’s the Billboard’s own video of how the night went for the Sparkly Dressed. Let’s go to the video!

Watch on YouTube

Billboard presented the award for Woman of the Year to Taylor Swift during its Women in Music event at Capitole in New York City.

The People’s Choice Awards 2012 will air Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012 at 9/8c on CBS. Taylor is nominated for Favorite Country Artist, Favorite Female Artist and Favorite Tour Headliner. You can VOTE every day.


Coming up in the Calendar!

  • December 5: The American Country Awards air live from Las Vegas on the FOX network. The Sparkly Dressed is up for Artist of the Year, Artist of the Year Female, Album of the Year for Speak Now, Single of the Year Female for Mean, Touring Headline Package of the Year and Music Video Female for Back To December.
  • December 13: Oh, come on. You know :)
  • December 13: The CMT Artists Of The Year event honoring Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum, Brad Paisley and Taylor Swift airs on CMT at 9PM ET/PT.
  • December 29:Paul Sidoti, Amos Heller and Mike Meadows along with other musicians will perform at Tequila Sunrise – A Tribute to the Eagles at the House of Blues in Cleveland, Ohio. I really wish I could go to this one, but it’s during the holiday season. Here’s the event on Facebook.