As 2012 comes to an end, nominations for 2013 awards shows are being announced -- and country stars haven't been left in the cold. However, it's one of this year's red carpet events that maybe had the biggest splash in this week's headlines. Or was it the success of a country singer on a popular television reality show? What was the biggest news story from this week? 

Tate Stevens is a finalist on 'X Factor,' much to nobody's surprise. Taylor Swift, Keith Urban and two stars of 'Nashville' are finalists for the Golden Globe Awards in January. Luke Bryan beat out finalists in nine categories at Monday's American Country Awards. Was one of these the top headline? Or was it Swift's new music video or Jason Aldean's New Year's Eve gig? Vote below and tell us why in the comments section.