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Posted at 1:00 PM ET, 12/ 2/2010

Taking sides: Who will win at the Grammys?

By Click Track

lady gagaWill Gaga take home album of the year? (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

Eminem, Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Jay-Z, Drake, Arcade Fire, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Cee-Lo Green, Lady Antebellum, and others will (presumably) sitting on the edge of their respective seats at the Staples Center on Feb. 13 as they compete for the most coveted trophies at the 53rd Grammy Awards.

Four big categories: Album of the year, song of the year, record of the year and best new artist. (For a full list of nominees, click here.) Who's gonna win? For our weekly Taking sides post Click Track's contributors picked who they'd like to see win each of the big four -- and who they think will actually win. Cast your vote on album of the year in the poll below, and check out our thoughts after the jump.

Chris Richards's picks:

Record of the Year
Who should win: Lady Antebellum, "Need You Now"
Who will win: Jay-Z feat. Alicia Keys, "Empire State of Mind"

Album of the Year
Who should win: Lady Gaga, "The Fame Monster"
Who will win: Eminem, "Recovery"

Song of the Year
Who should win: Miranda Lambert, "The House That Built Me"
Who will win: Eminem feat. Rihanna, "Love the Way You Lie"

Best New Artist
Who should win: That adorable Canadian teen star all grown up, Drake
Who will win: That adorable Canadian teen star yet to grow up, Justin Bieber

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David Malitz's picks:

Record of the Year
Who should win: Jay-Z feat. Alicia Keys, "Empire State of Mind"
Who will win: Jay-Z feat. Alicia Keys, "Empire State of Mind"

Album of the Year
Who should win: Arcade Fire, "The Suburbs"
Who will win: Lady Gaga, "The Fame Monster"

Song of the Year
Who should win: Cee-Lo Green, "[Expletive] You"
Who will win: Lady Antebellum, "Need You Now"

Best New Artist
Who should win: Drake
Who will win: Biebs

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Allison Stewart's picks:

Record Of The Year
Who should win: Cee-Lo Green, "[Expletive] You"
Who will win: Jay-Z "Empire State of Mind"

Album of the Year
Who should win: Eminem, "Recovery"
Who will win: Lady Gaga, "The Fame Monster"

Song of the Year
Who should Win: Cee-Lo Green, "[Expletive] You"
Who will win: Lady Antebellum, "Need You Now"

Best New Artist
Who should win: Florence and the Machine
Who will win: Florence and the Machine

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Aaron Leitko's picks:

Record of the Year
Who should win: Cee-Lo Green, "[Expletive] You"
Who will win: Eminem feat. Rihanna, "Love the Way You Lie"

Album of the Year
Who should win: Arcade Fire, "The Suburbs"
Who will win: Lady Gaga, "The Fame Monster"

Song of the Year
Who should win: Eminem feat. Rihanna, "Love the Way You Lie"
Who will win: Lady Antebellum, "Need You Now"

Best New Artist
Who should win: Justin Bieber
Who will win: Justin Bieber

By Click Track  | December 2, 2010; 1:00 PM ET
Categories:  Grammys, Taking sides  | Tags:  Alicia Keys, Arcade Fire, Cee-Lo Green, Drake, Eminem, Florence and the Machine, Jay-Z, Justin Bieber, Lady Antebellum, Lady Gaga, Miranda Lambert, Rihanna  
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