Album of the Year Odds
LOS ANGELES, CA (TheSpread) – The 2012 Grammy Awards are set to take place on Sunday, Feb. 12 at 8PM ET. Here is a look at the odds for Album of the Year.
According to oddsmakers, Adele is the favorite to win Album of the Year with her release “21”. She has a money line of -700 to take home the prestigious grammy. Other nominated artists include Bruno Mars (+650), Foo Fighters (+800), Lady Gaga (+1000), and Rihanna (+1500).
Adele won the Grammy for Best New Artist in 2009 for her debut album “19”. The album “21” went 6x Platinum in the United State and 14x Platinum in the United Kingdom. It was the number one album on 26 different international charts.
Bruno Mars is nominated for his album “Doo-Wops & Hooligans”. He won the 2011 Grammy for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance and he is up for six awards this year. His album went Platinum in the United States and 3x Platinum in the United Kingdom. He reached No. 1 in seven different international charts.
Foo Fighters are up for their album “Wasting Light”. They have won six Grammy’s in their history. The last came in 2008 for Best Hard Rock Performance. They are nominated for six Grammy’s this year. This album went Gold in the U.S. and reached No. 1 in 12 different international charts.
Lady Gaga is nominated for her album “Born This Way.” Gaga has won five Grammy’s in his career and was nominated last year for this award as well with her album “The Fame Monster.” Gaga is nominated for three Grammy’s this year. “Born This Way” went double platinum in the United States and the album hit No. 1 in 29 different international albums.
Rihanna is nominated for the album “Loud.” She has won four Grammy’s in her career. She is nominated for four awards this year. The album went Platinum in the United States and 6x Platinum in the U.K. The album topped 10 different international charts.
The 2012 Grammy Awards will take place at 8PM ET on Sunday, Feb. 12 from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. For complete odds on the album of the year, see below.
2012 Grammy Awards – Album of the Year Odds – Feb. 12, 2012
Adele (21) -700
Bruno Mars (Doo-Wops & Hooligans) +650
Foo fighters (Wasting Light) +800
Lady Gaga (Born This Way) +1000
Rihanna (Loud) +1500