Blog: News & Views

See how you did predicting the Grammy Awards

By Gold Derby News Desk
By Gold Derby News Desk
Feb 11 2013 12:27 pm
0
Comments

grammy winners predictions results entertainment music news

Over 550 Gold Derby readers predicted the winners in 35 categories at the Grammy Awards. In total, our Users logged over 15,000 predictions.

To see your results, log into your account and under your profile picture click Grammy Awards 2012. And to find out where you rank on our leaderboard, click here.

For a full breakdown of our results by category, click here.

Unlike Adele's clean sweep at last year's event, the Grammys spread the wealth this year in a night full of surprises. Three users outdid all others, predicting 24 out of 35 categories for a score of 69%: DaryOchoa, youllseemeontv, and kyller. Another 16 users predicted 23 categories right, for 66%.

That was better than any of our editors, among whom Darrin Dortch and David Schnelwar did best, predicting 21 out of 35 categories (60%). They were followed by Marcus Dixon (55%), Daniel Montgomery (49%), Rob Licuria (46%), and Chris Beachum (35%). Matt Noble predicted 11 categories and scored 55%.

Only two of our nine experts predicted all 35 categories with Glenn Gamboa (Newsday) scoring better, with 20 correct (58%). Among his savvy choices, he accurately predicted the Black Keys' sweep of the rock field, as well as Zac Brown Band's upset victory for Best Country Album. Gold Derby's Paul Sheehan was close behind with 19 out of 35 (55%).

Edna Gundersen (USA Today) correctly predicted 12 out of 24 categories (50%), while Lyndsey Parker (Yahoo! Music) got 10 out of 23 (44%).

Two experts entered predictions in 22 races: Shirley Halperin (Hollywood Reporter) batted .500 with 11 correct (50%) and Phil Gallo (Billboard) foresaw five winners (23%).

Leah Greenblatt (Entertainment Weekly) nailed eight of her 14 predix (58%) while Chris Willman went five for 12 (42%).

Gold Derby's Tom O'Neil predicted the fewest categories among experts, scoring seven out of 10 (70%).

 
Related News
Follow Gold Derby
Click Here

Advertisement

Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Inside Track: Oscar Predictions

Oscars predictions

Earliest Oscars Predictions Ever

Our Oscars Prediction Center is now open. See our Users' rankings. Make your early picks now -- click here -- and change them later as the derby heats up.

Odds   View %  
Users
1 BoyhoodBoyhood
5/1
2 FoxcatcherFoxcatcher
5/1
3 UnbrokenUnbroken
8/1
4 Gone GirlGone Girl
10/1
5 BirdmanBirdman
10/1
6 InterstellarInterstellar
12/1
7 Inherent ViceInherent Vice
16/1
8 The Grand Budapest HotelThe Grand Budapest Hotel
25/1
9 The Imitation GameThe Imitation Game
33/1
10 Into the WoodsInto the Woods
33/1
See complete statistics by Clicking Here
Hot Links from the Web
Photo Galleries: Oscars, Emmys, ...
Latest Forum Posts
2015 Grammy Awards-Part 2
Is Ariana eligible for best new artist?
DreamWorks Films ~ Elimination Game
+ Wallace & Gromit- Over the HedgeShrek (44)Chicken Run (21)Over the Hedge (18)W..
Golden Globe Drama 2008
Revolutionary Road The Reader Frost/Nixon Benjamin Button Slumdog
Who should be named the 2015 MusiCa..
This will be announced pretty soon. Which music artist should be next in line? ..
Subscribe to our free news service

Advertisement