Chely Up for GLAAD Award

Chely is among the nominees for the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, which were announced Wednesday morning. The awards, held in New York (March 16), Los Angeles (April 20) and San Francisco (May 11), are designed to celebrate fair and accurate representation of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in the media. "This year's nominees enlighten and entertain, but also reflect a new American landscape where a growing majority accept and value their LGBT family, colleagues and friends," the group said in a statement. Wish Me Away, a film about Chely's coming out is up for Outstanding Documentary. This is Chely's second GLAAD nomination, in 2010 she was nominated for Best Musical Artist.