Taylor Swift to Receive First Ever Icon Award at the 2019 Teen Choice Awards

The singer gets her due on August 11th

July 26, 2019
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Taylor Swift is an icon. Everybody knows it, even TIME, who named her one of the most influential people in the world earlier this year.

On August 11th at the 2019 Teen Choice Awards, Swift will finally get a surfboard to show all she has accomplished. The “ME!” singer will be given the first ever Icon Award at this year’s show, honoring Swift for years of success and positive influence.

In addition to being celebrated for years of awesomeness, Taylor is also up for 3 awards, just for being awesome this year. Swift is nominated for Choice Female Artist, Choice Song from a Female Artist, and Choice Pop Song.

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Along with the Icon announcement for Swift comes a new commercial starring the singer. Taylor takes on a few service jobs as “ME!” plays from the jukebox in a new ad for Capital One. The commercial is the first part of a multi-year partnership between the two.

“ME!” will also be featured on Lover, the seventh studio album from Taylor Swift, due out on August 23.