Fox has announced that Taylor will receive the Ultimate Choice Award at this year’s Teen Choice Awards! This is a big deal for her, since it’s highest honor the awards show offers. USA Today reports the following:
Taylor Swift will definitely be at the Teen Choice 2011 awards on Sunday, Aug. 7 in Los Angeles. The show will air on Fox at 8 p.m. (live ET on Fox/PT tape-delayed).
Why? She’ll be receiving the Ultimate Choice Award in recognition of her “extraordinary contributions to the entertainment industry.”
Fox has also announced that fans will be able to watch the Teen Choice 2011 red carpet and backstage action with a live webcast airing Sunday, Aug. 7 (3:30-5:00 PM PT live/6:30-8:00 PM ET live) online at Teenchoiceawards.com.
Voting for the 2011 Teen Choice Awards ends next week. Taylor’s up for six awards, including Choice Music: Female Country Artist. Vote now and everyday at TeenChoiceAwards.com!