Taylor Swift Among Country Artists Receiving Teen Choice Award Nominations

Taylor Swift is among the country artists receiving nominations at this year’s Teen Choice Awards. Swift was nominated in the all-genre female artist category, as well as the female country artist field. The female country artist nominees also include Miranda Lambert, Martina McBride, Carrie Underwood and Gretchen Wilson. The male country category includes Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Brad Paisley, Darius Rucker and Keith Urban. The country group nominees include Gloriana, Lady Antebellum, Rascal Flatts, Sugarland and the Zac Brown Band. The fan-voted awards show, which also includes categories in music, television, sports and comedy, airs Aug. 9 on the Fox network.