This Just In: Taylor Swift is nominated for eight Billboard Music Awards

Because of course she is, Taylor Nation.

The Enchantress is now a finalist for eight accolades courtesy of the Billboard Music Awards, that take place on May 22. The show will be broadcast on ABC at 8pm ET.

(Source: Billboard)
(Source: Billboard)
  • Top Artist
  • Top Female Artist
  • Top Hot 100 Artist
  • Top 200 Artist
  • Top 200 Album for 1989
  • Top Radio Song Artist
  • Top Social Media Artist
  • Top Touring Artist

Billboard has also announced Taylor as all time top BBMA winner with 20 wins. The finalists (Billboard likes to call their nominees ‘candidates’ have you noticed that?) were announced on Good Morning America this morning by Ludacris and Ciara, who will be performing host duties during the award show broadcast.

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On other news and according to a few screenshots being passed around, the New Romantics music video (only out right now on Apple Music) will be available everywhere on April 13.

Coming up next in the Calendar:

  • May 10:¬†The first-ever Taylor Swift Award will be given at the 64th annual BMI Pop Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills.
  • May 22: The Billboard Music Awards¬†are broadcast¬†LIVE at 8pm ET on ABC from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Taylor Swift is nominated for eight awards.

(Sources: Billboard Music Awards)