With new performers being announced everyday, the buzz around the 56th Annual Grammy Awards is building. To make things simpler for the uninitiated and because we listen to your feedback, we’ve placed the betting odds in order of our favorites. Here are our our predictions for this year’s winners of the top awards:
Best New Artist
The Seattle duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are our favorite to win Best New Artist. Nominated in 7 categories this year, watch for them to take this one home.
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis 3/7
Kendrick Lamar 4/1
Kacey Musgraves 5/1
Ed Sheeran 9/1
James Blake 28/1
Record Of The Year
After an 8 year album hiatus, Daft Punk’s funk infused “Get Lucky” featuring Pharrell Williams is our pick for Record of the Year.
Get Lucky – Daft Punk feat. Pharrell Williams 11/9
Royals – Lorde 18/7
Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars 4/1
Radioactive – Imagine Dragons 21/4
Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke feat. TI & Pharrell Williams 9/1
Album Of The Year
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis should sweep this one no contest with their platinum album The Heist.
The Heist – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis 2/3
Good Kid, MAAD City – Kendrick Lamar 9/2
Random Access Memories – Daft Punk 21/4
Red – Taylor Swift 21/4
The Blessed Unrest – Sara Bareilles 10/1
Song Of The Year
We have Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ politically charged rap ballad “Same Love” slightly edging out the Royals’ “Lorde” in the Song of the Year category.
Same Love – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis 6/5
Royals – Lorde 3/2
Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars 13/2
Just Give Me A Reason – Pink 7/1
Roar – Katy Perry 10/1
What do you think? The Grammy’s are scheduled to air on Sunday, January 26, 2014.