CMA Awards 2017 winners: Best prediction scores by our Editors and Users

Congratulations to our User Jason Nolette for a great score of 81.82% when predicting the 2017 CMA Awards winners on Wednesday. He is one position ahead of five Users — Brulash82, Jessica Hartman, Oscar Rodriguez, puppies9, and Courtney Willingham — who are tied with 72.73% correct. Our top scorer also has an excellent point score of 7,821 by using the 500 super bets wisely.

Over 300 people worldwide predicted these Country Music Association champs in 11 categories held in Nashville. Our top scorer got tough picks correct such as Garth Brooks (Entertainer of the Year) and Chris Stapleton (Male Vocalist). In fact, he only had two misses with Stapleton for Album of the Year (over actual winner Miranda Lambert) and Sam Hunt for Single of the Year (over actual winner Keith Urban).

You can see how your score compares to all others in our leaderboard rankings of all contestants, which also includes links to see each participant’s predictions. to see your own scores, go to the User menu in the top right corner of every page of Gold Derby when you’re signed in to the site. Use the drop down menu to go to “View Profile,” then look for the links to your “Award Show Scores.” Gold Derby must evaluate each potential winner’s eligibility as per our contest rules. If eligible, the first-place finisher gets a $100 Amazon gift card.

For Gold Derby’s Editors, Daniel Montgomery and I are tied for first place with 63.64% correct. Marcus Dixon and Paul Sheehan are next with 45.45% right. See Editors’ leaderboard.

Be sure to make your Grammy nomination predictions so that Hollywood record executives and top name stars can see how their songs and albums are faring in our Grammy odds. Don’t be afraid to jump in now since you can keep changing your predictions until just before nominees are announced on November 28. And join in the fierce debate over the 2018 Grammys taking place right now with Hollywood insiders in our music forums. Read more Gold Derby entertainment news.

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