Swift wins Ultimate Choice Award

Last Updated: Jul 28, 2011, 15:42 PM IST

London: Singer Taylor Swift will be honoured with Ultimate Choice Award at an upcoming event called Teen Choice Awards.

Swift will be presented with the honour in recognition of her "extraordinary contributions to the entertainment industry", reports a website.

It has been announced that the 21-year-old is in the running to win six more awards: Red Carpet Hot Icon - Female, Choice Music: Female Artist, Choice Music: Female Country Artist, Choice Music: Love Song, for her single "Mine", Choice Music: Break-up Song for "Back to December" and Choice Music: Country Song for "Mean".

Previous winners of the Ultimate Choice Award are Reese Witherspoon and Sarah Michelle Gellar and pop singer Justin Timberlake.

The winners of the 66 Teen Choice Award categories are chosen online by fans aged 13-19 years. The ceremony is scheduled Aug 7.

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