Music Awards & Nominations

Justin Bieber And Selena Gomez To Battle It Out At Radio Disney Awards

3/15/2013 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...

Machine Gun Kelly Dominates 2013 mtvU Woodie Awards

3/15/2013 4:20pm EDT
Machine Gun Kelly
Rapper Machine Gun Kelly was the toast of university students on Thursday after landing the top prize at the 2013 mtvU Woodie Awards.

College-age viewers across the country voted for their favorite acts at the 9th annual ceremony in Austin, Texas hosted by mtvU, the college branch of MTV.

The La La La hit-maker took home the Woodie of the Year trophy, and told the audience, "As many dark times that we've had, the fans have always shown me the light and I'm ready to take on the world with them. F**king thank you!"

Rapper Earl Sweatshirt saw off competition from Alt-J and The Lumineers ...

Queen To Be Honored With London Concert Plaque

2/21/2013 4:24pm EST
Rock icons Queen are to be honored with a special commemorative plaque at the venue where they played their first concert in London.

Queen stars Brian May and Roger Taylor will be at Imperial College on March 5th to receive the PRS for Music Heritage Award in honor of the concert they played there at the start of their careers on July 18th, 1970.

May says, "The first proper gig we did was at Imperial College in the Union Hall. I remember it very distinctly because I'd seen all sorts of people playing in there. I'd been part of the Entertainment Committee and we booked a group every Satu...

Eric Church Leads 2013 Academy Of Country Music Awards Nominations

2/13/2013 5:17pm EST
Eric Church
Singer-songwriter Eric Church looks set to dominate the upcoming Academy of Country Music Awards after scoring seven nominations, ahead of Taylor Swift and Miranda Lambert with five apiece.

The main nominations for the annual prize giving were announced on Wednesday and Church is set to compete in categories including Male Vocalist of the Year and Album of the Year for Chief, as well as Song of the Year for his Bruce Springsteen tribute Springsteen and Video of the Year for Creepin'.

He will face newcomer Hunter Hayes - who scored an impressive six nominations - in categories for Video ...

Taylor Swift And One Direction Lead 2013 Kids' Choice Awards Nominations

2/13/2013 11:23am EST
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift is preparing to do battle with her rumored ex-boyfriend Harry Styles As she goes head-to-head with his band One Direction at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards.

Swift, who reportedly split from Styles last month after a brief romance, is nominated for three trophies at the upcoming ceremony, including Favorite Song for her break-up hit We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together.

Ironically, the song puts her in direct competition with Styles, who is nominated in the same category with One Direction for their track What Makes You Beautiful. The singer and the boy band will fac...

Pete Townshend Receives 2013 Les Paul Award

1/29/2013 9:37am EST
Pete Townshend
The Who's Pete Townshend was honored with the prestigious Les Paul Award at the 28th annual Technical Excellence & Creativity (TEC) Awards on Friday.

The rocker was selected for the prize, named after electric guitar pioneer Les Paul, in recognition of his achievements in audio technology and production. The TEC Awards celebrate the work of audio professionals, and Townshend recalled his own early attempts at recording music as he picked up his trophy at the ceremony in Anaheim, California.

He told guests, "When I was 17 or 18, I got a couple of tape machines at home, and in the traditi...

PSY Dominates France's NRJ Music Awards

1/27/2013 4:05pm EST
South Korean rapper PSY was the toast of the NRJ Music Awards in France on Saturday, landing the event's top honors.

The star's Gangnam Style hit was named International Song of the Year and Music Video of the Year at the ceremony, which was held at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes.

British-Irish boyband One Direction bagged the International Duo/Group of the Year award, and singer Harry Styles thanked fans for their support during his speech.

He declared, "I have to say (a) massive thank you to our French fans. We wouldn't be here without you. To be welcomed in this country is amaz...

Adam Lambert And 'Modern Family' Among the 2013 GLAAD Media Awards Nominees

1/16/2013 10:23am EST
Adam Lambert
Singers Frank Ocean, Adam Lambert and Rufus Wainwright are among the nominees for the 2013 Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) Media Awards.

The stars are contenders in the Outstanding Music Artist category, as are bands Scissor Sisters and Gossip.

TV mogul Ryan Murphy's hit shows Glee and The New Normal are both up for the Outstanding Comedy Series trophy, facing competition from Go On, Happy Endings and Modern Family.

The Outstanding Film nominees include The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Cloud Atlas, ParaNorman, The Perks of Being a Wallflower and Your Sister's Sister. ...

Katy Perry And 'Hunger Games' Triumph At 2013 People's Choice Awards

1/10/2013 8:23am EST
The Hunger Games
Katy Perry and The Hunger Games were the big winners at the People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles on Wednesday, landing a slew of top honors.

The pop star stepped up to claim the Favorite Pop Artist award at the Nokia Theatre and learned she had also scored the Favorite Female Artist and Favorite Music Video prizes, while her fans the KatyCats earned her the Favorite Music Fan Following trophy.

The Hunger Games cast picked up the Favorite Movie, Favorite Movie Franchise and Favorite Action Movie awards, while star Jennifer Lawrence was named Favorite Movie Actress and Favorite Face of H...

Adele Wins Big At Billboard Awards Again

12/16/2012 6:33pm EST
Brits ruled the American charts again in 2012 - Adele and One Direction have landed Billboard's biggest end-of-year awards.

The boy band was named Top New Artist/Group, while Adele picked up the Artist of the Year prize for a second year running on an awards list announced on Friday.

Adele, who last year became the first woman to land the bestselling single, album and artist on Billboard's annual year-end countdown, claimed the Top-selling Album Artist trophy again for "21", which has now sold more than 10 million copies in the U.S. alone.

She become the only act to be named Top Artist a...