Spotify name Illy and Peking Duk amongst predicted ARIA winners

The ARIA Awards are kicking off in Sydney tonight, with performances from the likes of Gang of YouthsLorde and Harry Styles scheduled to go down at the Star Event Centre, while award after award will be doled out to some of the country’s favourite established and emerging artists.

Gang of Youths and A.B. Original are expected to have big night’s with Go Farther In Lightness and Reclaim Australia each emerging s strong favourites with industry. Spotify, however, has a whole bunch of predictions for the ARIA’s though, as the crack team of analysts release their predictions for tonight’s main event.

Based off local streaming data through the ARIA voting period, Spotify were able to ascertain the top ranked artists, songs and albums positioned to take home awards tonight.

What do you think of the below?

SPOTIFY PREDICTIONS – 2017 ARIA AWARD WINNERS

ALBUM OF THE YEAR
Illy – Two Degrees

BEST FEMALE ARTIST
SIA

BEST MALE ARTIST
Illy

BEST GROUP
Peking Duk

BREAKTHROUGH ARTIST
Amy Shark

SONG OF THE YEAR
“Chameleon” – PNAU

BEST INTERNATIONAL ARTIST
Ed Sheeran