Young country music sensation Taylor Swift kicked off her 2010 “Fearless” tour to a sold out crowd at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa, FL last night (Thu Mar 5).

In related news, it was announced this week that the 20-year-old singer is up for 5 Academy of Country Music Award nominations, including the top honor: “Entertainer of the Year.” The 45th Annual ACMAs air live on CBS next month (Apr 18).

Check out a few pics of Taylor performing for a sold out audience in Tampa, Florida below…