Odds were good Taylor Swift would take the 2014 Taste of Country Award for Most Heartwarming Moment of 2013. She had two of the five nominations, after all. The star won a record eighth ToC Award, including her second in this category.
A trio of country superstars was just too much for nine other nominees to overcome. Tim McGraw's 'Highway Don't Care,' a chart-topping collaboration with Taylor Swift and Keith Urban, was voted the best song of 2013 at the recent Taste of Country Awards.
Gary Allan and Blake Shelton battled for most of the one-month voting period, but in the end, fans of the California-raised country singer would not be denied. Allan's 'Set You Free' was named the Best Album of the Year at the 2014 Taste of Country Awards.
Three times as many people voted for New Artist of the Year than any other 2014 Taste of Country Awards category, and until the final days, the competition was very tight. Danielle Bradbery pulled away late however, giving her a New Artist of the Year win.
Victoria's country artists are dominating the nominations for the Texas Music Awards. The 12th annual awards presentation, which recognizes Texas musicianship, is set for March 22 in Linden, but voting for the awards is open now through Sunday.
Miranda Lambert may be the four-time and reigning ACM Female Vocalist of the Year, but that doesn't mean she's immune to the excitement of it all -- especially when she's been nominated for a whopping seven awards!
The Academy of Country Music Awards nominees were released this morning. Fan voting for ACM Entertainer of the Year begins on March 24 at ACMVote.com. Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan host the 49th Annual ACM Awards Sunday, April 6 at 8 p...