Music Awards & Nominations

Kacey Musgraves Leads 2013 CMA Nominees

September 10th, 2013 12:19pm EDT
Kacey Musgraves
Kacey Musgraves will lead the way at the 2013 Country Music Association (CMA) Awards after landing five nominations.
 
The 25 year-old singer has received nods for Female Vocalist, New Artist, and Album of the Year for Same Trailer Different Park, and her track Merry Go 'Round is on the shortlist for Song of the Year and Single of the Year.

Taylor Swift is in with a chance of winning Entertainer of the Year after she was announced as a contender alongside Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, George Strait and Blake Shelton.

She will also compete for the Female Vocalist award with Musgraves, Kelly...
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David Bowie's 'The Next Day' Leads 2013 Q Award Nominations

September 5th, 2013 9:36am EDT
David Bowie
David Bowie's first album in 10 years has scored him a slew of nominations at this year's Q Awards.

In March, the reclusive rock icon returned to the charts with his 24th album, The Next Day. He is now leading the way in the nominations at the magazine's annual prizegiving, with six nods under his belt.

Bowie is up for Best Track, Best Video, Best Solo Artist, Best Act in the World, and new award, Best Event for his sold-out career retrospective in London.

The 66-year-old singer will also battle for the night's top prize, Best Album, against Biffy Clyro Opposites, Daft Punk Random Acc...
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Timberlake Leads In VMA Nominations; Macklemore Hot On His Heels

July 17th, 2013 10:00am EDT
The 20/20 Experience
Former NSYNC member, Justin Timberlake, has nearly sealed his triumphant return to the charts as one of the most successful single artists in the biz, by picking up six nominations for the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards.

Like the phoenix from the ashes, Timberlake slammed us early this year with a sudden entrance back into the music business with his stellar single 'Suit and Tie' - a collaboration between him and hip-hop artist and rapper, Jay-Z. Following that came his first album in seven years, the much lauded 20/20 Experience.

Timberlake stands to win the highly sought after 'Video of th...
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Taylor Swift Reigns Over 2013 Billboard Music Awards - Full Winners List

May 20th, 2013 12:07pm EDT
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift earned eight trophies at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards last night, but she's sharing the spotlight with a trio of stories from the show.

Swift was against fun. and Maroon 5 for most of the night, each earning 11 nominations. However, as Swift began to win one award after the other, it was clear she would almost sweep the competition.

Swift had already won six awards before the telecast - Billboard gives out accolades beforehand to shorten the show. She then went on to take Artist of the Year and Top Female Artist.

Justin Bieber won Top Male Artists, as well as awards for T...
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Carly Rae Jepsen, Jessica Alba, Psy And More To Grace Inaugural Social Star Awards

May 20th, 2013 8:20am EDT
Carly Rae Jepsen
The world's hottest event of the year will be happening this May! The world's inaugural annual major awards show dedicated to social media, the Social Star Awards, will be held for the first time in Singapore, with A-list celebrities expected to grace the event.

'Fantastic Four' star Jessica Alba and 'Entourage' star Jeremy Piven will be hosting the awards ceremony.

Some of the stars attending the event include Star Trek helmsman George Takei, international DJ Seb Fontaine, American model Amanda Lepore, Youtube comedian Ryan Higa and New York event producer Suzanne Bartsch. The list of pe...
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Beck And Frank Ocean Lead 2013 O Music Awards Nominations

May 16th, 2013 7:37pm EDT
Beck
Beck and Frank Ocean have been tipped for success at the 2013 O Music Awards after landing two nominations each.

Four-time platinum artist Beck earned an Analog Genius Award nomination and a mention for Best Interactive Music Video thanks to his collaboration with Chris Milk, Sound and Vision.

The Digital Genius Award will be a competition between South Korean rapper Psy, Yoko Ono, will.i.am, Trent Reznor and Pussy Riot, and the Fan Army prize will be a tight race between the loyal followers chasing after the likes of Justin Bieber, Beyonce, Ed Sheeran, Adam Lambert, Demi Lovato and Sele...
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Adam Levine Honored With BMI President's Award

May 15th, 2013 12:18pm EDT
Adam Levine
Tuesday was a big night for Adam Levine, as the Maroon 5 front man not only appeared on The Voice but then was honored with the BMI President's Award at the 2013 BMI Pop Awards.

The President's Award "is presented on unique occasions when an individual songwriter has distinctly and profoundly influenced the entertainment industry," according to BMI. Past recipients include Willie Nelson, Gloria Estefan, and Juanes.

"I usually have some smart-ass remark for everything, but tonight I’m speechless. I was looking forward to this night…No one appreciates it [this recognition] more than I do," ...
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Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan And Eric Church Earn Four CMT Music Awards Nominations

May 6th, 2013 7:25pm EDT
Miranda Lambert
Renowned country music stars Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan and Eric Church are celebrating after landing four nominations apiece for the upcoming CMT Music Awards.

All three artists will compete for the Video of the Year prize - Lambert, who was a big winner at last month's ACM Awards in Las Vegas, picked up a nod for Mama's Broken Heart, which will go up against Bryan's Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye and Church's Springsteen promo.

Lambert's song will also be in the running for Female Video of the Year - a category which also features Faith Hill's American Heart, Carrie Underwood's Two Black Cadi...
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Carly Rae Jepsen Lands Her First Juno Award

April 21st, 2013 12:50pm EDT
Carly Rae Jepsen
Saturday night, pop star Carly Rae Jepsen eclipsed her mentor Justin Bieber as she picked up her first Juno Award in her native Canada.

The Call Me Maybe singer took the Pop Album of the Year prize for Kiss, seeing off competition from fellow nominee Bieber - who helped put Jepsen on the map last year by scoring her a record deal.

Accepting her trophy at the event in Regina, she said, "I can remember back in 2010 when I was nominated with Ryan Stewart for songwriter of the year and I thought to myself that that was the most amazing moment of my life. But I was wrong. It's right now. I j...
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Justin Bieber And Selena Gomez To Battle It Out At Radio Disney Awards

March 15th, 2013 6:38pm EDT
Selena Gomez
Teen sensation Justin Bieber is set for a showdown with his ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez as they battle it out for a prestigious honor at this year's Radio Disney Awards.

The former sweethearts are both up for the Fiercest Fans prize at the annual ceremony, which celebrates the most popular recording artists among kids and teenagers and takes place at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles next month.

The couple split earlier this year and will face off at the ceremony to prove who has the most dedicated fan base.

British boy bands One Direction and The Wanted will battle it out with Mindless...
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