Tonight’s the running of the 54th annual Grammys, and for the past week Sound of the City has been running the odds on various categories. Below, a list of all the predictions made by our writers this week. (Spoiler: Adele (above) pops up a lot!) Feel free to clip and save, and fill in the (many) gaps with predictions of your own! I’ll be back here at 8 p.m. tonight for live coverage.
RECORD OF THE YEAR: Adele, “Rolling in the Deep.” (Possible spoiler: Mumford & Sons, “The Cave.”)
ALBUM OF THE YEAR: Adele, 21.
SONG OF THE YEAR: Adele, “Rolling in the Deep.” (Possible spoiler: Bruno Mars, “Grenade.”)
BEST NEW ARTIST: Skrillex.
BEST DANCE RECORDING: Skrillex, “Scary Monsters & Nice Sprites.”
BEST HARD ROCK/METAL PERFORMANCE: Megadeth, “Public Enemy No. 1.”
BEST ALTERNATIVE MUSIC ALBUM: Bon Iver, Bon Iver.
BEST RAP/SUNG COLLABORATION: Kanye West and a million other people, “All of the Lights.”
BEST COUNTRY SOLO PERFORMANCE: Jason Aldean, “Dirt Road Anthem.”
BEST COMEDY ALBUM: Louis CK, Hilarious.
BEST SHORT-FORM MUSIC VIDEO: Adele, “Rolling In The Deep.”