Mark McGrath to Host AXS TV Grammy Special

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AXS will air its second annual Grammys prediction special on Feb. 3 with Mark McGrath of Sugar Ray as host.

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Fans will be able to participate in the predictions through a poll conducted by CivicScience in partnership with Billboard. Hip-hop tastemaker DJ Skee and John Dick, CEO of the consumer research company CivicScience, will lead the conversation on the hourlong program, which will be repeated up until the Grammys are held on Feb. 8.

2015 Grammys Poll: Predict This Year's Winners

AXS TV's experts will discuss the awards show's top categories of album, song and record of the year plus Best New Artist as well as fans' predictions. The poll will also cover the categories of

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, Best Rock Performance, Best Rock Album, Best Rap Album and Best Country Album

"CivicScience has established a great track record over the years forecasting trends and outcomes, and now we have the opportunity to engage with music fans again, as CivicScience polls consumers to determine who the 2015 winners will be," Michele M. Dix, AXS TV's senior vice president, programming and development, said in a statement.