Despite the best efforts of everyone involved, award shows just keep getting more bloated and boring. It’s up to us to make them fun, so fill out your predictions below before the ceremony and play along at home on Sunday night. Then, after the show, tweet
@amNewYork the number you got correct with the tag #AMNYGrammy Quiz.
1. The big one: Who will win Record of the Year?
a. “Nothin’ On You,” B.o.B. feat. Bruno Mars
b. “Love the Way You Lie,” Eminem feat. Rihanna
c. “F*** You,” Cee Lo Green
d. “Empire State of Mind,”Jay-Z & Alicia Keys
e. “Need You Now,” Lady Antebellum
2. ________ will be caught obviously lip-synching.
a. Christina Aguilera
b. Katy Perry
c. Barbra Streisand
d. The Bieb
e. None of the above
f. All of the above
3. Best Metal Performance?
a. “El Dorado,” Iron Maiden
b. “Let the Guilt Go,” Korn
c. “In Your Words,” Lamb of God
d. “Sudden Death,” Megadeth
e. “World Painted Blood,” Slayer
f. “Crest of a Knave,” Jethro Tull
4. How many outfits will Lady Gaga wear? (“Price is Right” rules — closest without going over.)
5. Best New Artist?
a. Justin Bieber
c. Florence & the Machine
d. Mumford & Sons
e. Esperanza Spalding
6. The end-of-the-night musical-piracy speech will last approximately:
a. 10 seconds
b. 30 seconds
c. One minute
d. Longer than one minute