Sources close to MTV tell The Boot that Taylor Swift's 'Teardrops on My Guitar' is up for Best New Artist Video at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards. The official announcement of the award nominees won't be made until tonight at 8 PM ET on the MTV Show, 'FNMTV Premieres.'

'Teardrops on My Guitar' was Swift's first song to cross over to the pop charts. Watch its video, co-starring teen heartthrob Tyler Hilton, after the jump.