Congratulations to our User JakeFake16 for a great score of 72.22% when predicting the 2018 Grammy Awards nominations on Tuesday. He is tied with Pepe Caguicia but has a better point score of 1,734 by using the 500 super bets wisely. These two are one position ahead of 13 other people who had 66.67% accuracy.
Over 1,800 people worldwide predicted these 60th annual Grammy nominees in the top four categories. Our top scorer got all five nominees correct for New Artist (Alessia Cara, Julia Michaels, Lil Uzi Vert, Khalid, and SZA). He also got such long shot picks right as Lorde (“Melodrama”) for Album of the Year, Childish Gambino (“Redbone”) for Record of the Year, and Bruno Mars (“That’s What I Like”) for Song of the Year.
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 our six Experts participating, there is a four-way tie at the top between Joyce Eng (TV Guide), Glenn Gamboa (Newsday), Tom O’Neil (Gold Derby), and Adnan Virk (ESPN) at 55.56%. Edna Gundersen (Gold Derby) is next at 44.44% and then Lyndsey Parker (Yahoo Music) at 38.89%.
For Gold Derby’s Editors, Marcus Dixon, Tom O’Neil, and Paul Sheehan are tied for first place with 55.56%. I am next at 44.44% and then Rob Licuria with 27.78%. See Editors’ leaderboard.
Be sure to make your Grammy winner 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 winners are announced on January 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.