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2011 Teen Choice Awards: Taylor Swift Leads Music Winner With Five Surfboards

August 8, 2011 (2:09 am) GMT
Beside sweeping five kudos in music category, the Ultimate Choice Award recipient also gets another prize by winning Choice Red Carpet Fashion Icon.

won big at 2011 Teen Choice Awards by collecting a total of five coveted trophies in music. The country music cutie was handed the prizes at the live telecast taking place at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, California on Sunday, August 7.

"I'm so happy," she gushed during one of her acceptance speeches. "This is the first time that I've ever been to the Teen Choice Awards and this is amazing. I want to thank the fans. You've guys have made my life so beautiful and it's all because of you."

The "Speak Now" hitmaker was named Choice Music: Female Artist and Choice Music: Female Country Artist. Her songs "Mean" and "Back to December" additionally won Choice Music: Country Single and Choice Break-Up Song respectively. She got her fifth gong in music through special prize Ultimate Choice Award.

She received the highest TCAs honor for her extraordinary contributions to the entertainment industry. She follows the footsteps of , , , , and who got the award in the past years.

In Addition to those five awards, Swift also managed to take home one more award by grabbing Choice Red Carpet Fashion Icon. The 21-year-old artist, who attended the show in a white halterneck dress, beat the likes of , , and .

The other stars who scored multiple kudos in music that Sunday night were and . The "" actress brought home three prizes. Along with her band The Scene, she got Choice Music: Group, Choice Music: Single and Choice Music: Love Song. "This is for all of you guys," she said. "This isn't mine."

The -fronted band, meanwhile, bagged two coveted TCAs surfboards. They won Choice Music: Rock Artist over , , and . Also, their single "Monster" which serves as a soundtrack for "" was named Choice Music: Rock Track.

Gomez's boyfriend won Choice Music: Male Artist, beating , Green, and . "Three years ago, I was chilling on a couch in Canada watching the Teen Choice Awards, and now I'm here," he said before adding, "Anything is possible if you set your mind to it."

Teen Choice Awards was opened by the Kardashian sisters and hosted by this year. Musical guests included , OneRepublic and Gomez. The other music winners were , , , and .

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