Billboard announced the nominees for the 2013 Billboard Music Awards this morning. Leading the pack is Taylor Swift with 11 nominations, including Top Artist, Top Billboard 200 Artist, and Top Social Artist.
Other top nominees include Jason Aldean, who is up for Top Country Artist, Top Country Album and Top Male Artist, which is an all genre category. Luke Bryan also has three nominations and Carrie Underwood and Hunter Hayes each received two nods. Florida Georgia Line, Eric Church and Lionel Richie were also nominated.
Check out the Country nominees below:
Top Country Artist
Top Country Album
Jason Aldean – Night Train
Luke Bryan – tailgates & tanlines
Taylor Swift – Red
Carrie Underwood – Blown Away
Lionel Richie – Tuskegee
Top Country Song
Florida Georgia Line – Cruise
Luke Bryan – Drunk On You
Hunter Hayes – Wanted
Taylor Swift – We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together
Eric Church – Springsteen
The 2013 Billboard Music Awards will air live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas May 19 on ABC.