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Published on January 20th, 2016 | by Jerry Doby


Pandora listeners weigh in with THEIR Grammy winner predictions

In anticipation of next month’s 58th annual Grammy awards, Pandora made predictions across 10 categories by analyzing the way their listeners interact with music.

If Pandora listeners had their say, here’s who would take home Grammy’s this year:
Record of the Year: The Weekend – “Can’t Feel My Face”
Song of the Year: Wiz Khalifa “See You Again”
Album of the Year: Chris Stapleton – “Traveller”
Best New ArtistMeghan Trainor
Best Pop Solo PerformanceThe Weekend “Can’t Feel My Face”
Best Pop Duo/Group PerformanceTaylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar – “Bad Blood”
Best Rap Song: Fetty Wap – “Trap Queen”
Best Rap/Sung CollaborationNicki Minaj Featuring Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown – “Only”
Best Country SongChris Stapleton – “Traveller”
Best Rock Song: Highly Suspect – “Lydia”

These winners were determined by pulling the overall number of spins for the track in the last year, and comparing that to the number of thumbs up. More info here:

Weigh in…do you agree?

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