Taylor Swift, Luke Bryan and Kenny Chesney have all been nominated for a Billboard Touring Award. Nominees were announced this morning.
Luke is up for the Breakthrough Award. This category recognizes artists in their first decade of touring, who cracked the top ranks of top tours for the first time. Luke will compete against Bruno Mars and One Direction.
Taylor’s Red tour and Kenny’s No Shoes Nation tour are each nominated for the Top Package Award. This award goes to the top grossing tour with three or more artists on the bill. Eric Church, Eli Young Band and Kacey Musgraves joined Kenny on the road. Taylor shared the stage with Florida Georgia Line, Brett Eldredge, Casey James, Ed Sheeran and Joel Crouse.