Grammy Picks for ’05 admin December 20, 2007 Music The Grammys are a sham, you say? The Buzz music writers have compiled their picks for the most deserving, and the most likely, artists to win Grammys in several major categories this year. As is often the case, we’re predicting a strong posthumous showing for Ray Charles. But watch as newcomer Kanye West runs up against an out-going Jay-Z, and Scotland takes on Ireland for the Best Video award. You can see how well we did this February 13th. Album Of The Year Genius Loves Company – Ray Charles & Various Artists American Idiot – Green Day The Diary Of Alicia Keys – Alicia Keys Confessions – Usher The College Dropout – Kanye West Who should win: Ray Charles & Various Artists Who will win: Ray Charles & Various Artists Song Of The Year Daughters – John Mayer If I Ain’t Got You – Alicia Keys Jesus Walks – Kanye West Live Like You Were Dying – Tim McGraw The Reason – Hoobastank Who should win: Kanye West Who will win: John Mayer Best New Artist Los Lonely Boys Maroon5 Joss Stone Kanye West Gretchen Wilson Who should win: Kanye West Who will win: Kanye West Best Rock Album The Delivery Man – Elvis Costello & The Imposters American Idiot – Green Day The Reason – Hoobastank The Killers – Hot Fuss Contraband – Velvet Revolver Who should win: Elvis Costello & The Imposters Who will win: Elvis Costello & The Imposters Best Alternative Music Album Medulla – Bjork Franz Ferdinand – Franz Ferdinand Uh Huh Her – PJ Harvey Good News For People Who Love Bad News – Modest Mouse A Ghost Is Born – Wilco Who should win: Bjork Who will win: Modest Mouse Best Rap Album To The 5 Boroughs – Beastie Boys The Black Album – Jay-Z The Definition – LL Cool J Suit – Nelly The College Dropout – Kanye West Who should win: Jay-Z Who will win: Jay-Z Best Compilation Soundtrack Album Cold Mountain De-Lovely Garden State Kill Bill Vol. 2 Shrek 2 Who should win: Kill Bill Vol. 2 Who will win: Garden State Best Short Form Music Video Take Me Out – Franz Ferdinand American Idiot – Green Day Flawless – George Michael Walkie Talkie Man – Steriogram Vertigo – U2 Who should win: Franz Ferdinand Who will win: U2 Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.