Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift Among Nominees For 30th Annual Pollstar Awards
Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift, Pink and Justin Timberlake are among the nominees for the 30th annual Pollstar Awards, given out by Pollstar. Ed, Taylor and Bruno are nominated for Major Tour of the Year – the category also includes Beyoncé & JAY-Z, Drake and U2. Ed, Taylor and Bruno are also up for Best Pop Tour, a category that also includes Pink, Justin Timberlake and Harry Styles. Harry is also nominated in the Best New Headliner category. In the Best Residency category, Backstreet Boys, Celine Dion, Elton John and Jennifer Lopez’s Las Vegas residencies are competing with Billy Joel’s Madison Square Garden residency in New York City, and Bruce Springsteen’s autobiographical show on Broadway. In the Best Touring Musician category, John Mayer is nominated in his capacity as a member of Dead & Company. In the Best Brand Partnership category, Ariana Grande’s campaign with American Express and Charlie Puth’s Honda Civic Tour are nominated as are Post Malone’s campaign with Bud Light and Hollister’s campaign with Khalid. The awards, voted on by a panel of more than 2,000 live entertainment professionals, will be handed out February 13th in Los Angeles, at the end of the annual Pollstar Live! conference.