Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley, Taylor Swift Nominated For Billboard Touring Award
Tim McGraw, Taylor Swift and Brad Paisley are the only Country artists to be nominated in the Top Package category in the 2010 Billboard Touring Awards. The category is devoted to tours with three or more artists and recognizes “synergistic packaging and value offered to consumers.”
McGraw's Southern Voice tour featured Lady Antebellum, Love and Theft and the Lost Trailers; Paisley’s H2O tour featured Darius Rucker, Justin Moore, Easton Corbin, Steel Magnolia and Josh Thompson; and Swift’s Fearless tour featured Kellie Pickler and Gloriana.
The awards are based on global box office revenues from Oct. 1, 2009, through Sept. 30, 2010, and will be held on Nov. 4 in New York City.