Soulhead Grammy 2011 Picks (Updated with Results)


So, here are our picks for tonight’s Grammy Awards. We know that some of these will not win but we feel these are the most deserving of the options granted to us:

Album of the Year
The Suburbs – Arcade Fire (WINNER)
Recovery – Eminem
Need You Now – Lady Antebellum
The Fame Monster – Lady Gaga
Teenage Dream – Katy Perry

Soulhead Pick: Recovery – Eminem  (Grammy’s like a comeback)

Song of the Year

Song of the Year

“Beg, Steal or Borrom” – Ray LaMontagne
“Forget You” – Cee Lo
“The House That Built Me” – Miranda Lambert
“Love the Way You Lie” – Eminem feat. Rihanna
“Need You Know” – Lady Antebellum (WINNER)

Soulhead Pick:  “Forget You” – Cee Lo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Record of the Year:

“Love the Way You Lie” – Eminem feat. Rihanna
“Nothin’ On You” – Bruno Mars
“Forget You” – Cee Lo
“Empire State of Mind” – Jay-Z feat. Alicia Keys
“Need You Now” – Lady Antebellum (WINNER)

Soulhead Pick:  “Forget You” – Cee Lo

Best New Artist:

Justin Bieber
Drake
Florence + The Machine
Mumford & Sons
Esperanza Spalding (WINNER)

Soulhead Pick:  Drake
Best Rap Album:
The Adventures Of Bobby Ray – B.o.B
Thank Me Later – Drake
Recovery – Eminem (WINNER)
The Blueprint 3 – Jay-Z
How I Got Over – The Roots
Soulhead Pick:  Recovery – Eminem
Song of the Year
Best Contemporary R&B Album:
Graffiti – Chris Brown
Untitled – R. Kelly
Transition – Ryan Leslie
The ArchAndroid – Janelle Monáe
Raymond V Raymond – Usher (WINNER)
Soulhead Pick:  Usher – Raymond  V Raymond (not sure if this is deserved but will likely go his way.  R. Kelly and Chris Brown have too many issues and Ryan and Janelle may not get the nod this early)
Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group:
“Don’t Stop Believin’ (Regionals Version)” – Glee Cast
“Misery” – Maroon 5
“The Only Exception” – Paramore
“Babyfather” – Sade
“Hey, Soul Sister (Live)” – Train (WINNER)
Soulhead Pick:  “Babyfather” – Sade  (we are not sure about this one but we just couldn’t resist posting a pic of Sade)

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