The Outspoken One’s 2012 Billboard Award Nominations

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Hello Taylor Nation,

Billboard has announced the 2012 Billboard Awards nominations. The Sparkly Dressed is nominated for Top Country Artist and Top Touring Artist. No, they are not fan voted. Make sure you watch when the ceremony takes place at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand and be broadcast live Sunday May 20, 8/7c on ABC. Carrie Underwood is among the announced performers.

In other news, the CMT Awards nominations will be announced by Little Big Town on NBC’s Today this Monday, April 23 according to Country Music Is Love. Hopefully the Sparkly Dressed will get some nominations!

Coming up in the Calendar!

  • April 23: Little Big Town announces the 2012 CMT Awards nominations live on NBC’s Today.
  • April 30: Grant Mickelson‘s Birthday.
  • May 1: B.o.B’s album Strange Clouds is released. Taylor Swift is featured in the track Both Of Us.
  • May 13: Paul Sidoti‘s Birthday.
  • May 20: The 2012 Billboard Awards takes place in Las Vegas and is broadcasted live at 8/7c on ABC. Taylor Swift is nominated for Top Country Artist and Top Touring Artist.

(Sources: BillboardCountry Music Is Love)