Can Spotify Predict the Grammy's? (Update: Kinda, Yeah.)

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Say what you will about the Grammy's but...well. Just say what you will about the Grammy's. Hate 'em or shrug at 'em, Spotify thinks it can predict 'em. Using a slew of user data, Spotify has rounded up the following predictions, and now, with the Grammy's starting up, we're about to see if they're right.

Here are the predictions, with the real winners obnoxiously marked in ALL CAPS:

Album of the Year

  • The Black Keys - El Camino
  • Fun. - Some Nights
  • Mumford & Sons - Babel REAL WINNER
  • Frank Ocean - Channel Orange
  • Jack White - Blunderbuss

Record of the Year

  • The Black Keys - "Lonely Boy"
  • Kelly Clarkson - "Stronger"
  • Fun. feat. Janelle Monae - "We Are Young"
  • Gotye feat. Kimbra - "Somebody That I Used to Know" REAL WINNER
  • Frank Ocean - "Thinkin Bout You"
  • Taylor Swift - "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together"

Best New Artist

  • Alabama Shakes
  • Hunter Hayes
  • The Lumineers
  • Frank Ocean

Best Country Song

  • Carrie Underwood - "Blown Away" REAL WINNER
  • Ronnie Dunn -"Cost of Livin' "
  • Eli Young Band - "Even If It Breaks Your Heart"
  • Alan Jackson - "So You Don't Have to Love Me Anymore"
  • Eric Church - "Springsteen"

Best Pop Solo Performance

  • Adele - "Set Fire to the Rain (Live)" REAL WINNER
  • Kelly Clarkson - "Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)"
  • Carly Rae Jepsen - "Call Me Maybe"
  • Katy Perry - "Wide Awake"
  • Rihanna - "Where Have You Been"

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

  • Florence and the Machine - "Shake It Out"
  • Fun. - "We Are Young"
  • Gotye feat. Kimbra - "Somebody That I Used to Know" REAL WINNER
  • LMFAO - "Sexy and I Know It"
  • Maroon 5 - "Payphone"

As Meatloaf would say: four outta six ain't bad.