This is a statistical index to the Village Voice Pazz & Jop music critics poll, generated in the process of its tabulation for the last few years.
Click any linked column-heading to sort a table by that column. Click any album or song for an artist profile, or any voter for a voter profile.
Some explanation of the various esoteric metrics:
Similarity is calculated for albums, songs and artists based on voter overlap, and for ballots and voters based on album+song+artist overlap. The ballot and voter scores are weighted by album/song/artist popularity.
2014#858 of 2567
2010#986 of 2582
2009#2056 of 2591
2008#295 of 2244
James · La Petite Mort2014#818101      
George A. Paul
James · The Night Before/The Morning After2010#834111      
Tony Fletcher
James · Hey Ma2008#277364      
Ed Condran · George A. Paul · Steve Baltin · Tony Fletcher
Similar Albums
.0512Against Me! · White Crosses  (2010)
.0462Florence & the Machine · Ceremonials  (2011)
.0332Green Day · 21st Century Breakdown  (2009)
.0323Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds · Dig!!! Lazarus Dig!!!  (2008)
.0292David Byrne and Brian Eno · Everything That Happens Will Happen Today  (2008)
.0262Gorillaz · Plastic Beach  (2010)
.0242Bruce Springsteen · Wrecking Ball  (2012)
.0232Lily Allen · It's Not Me, It's You  (2009)
James · "Curse Curse"2014#55810 
Mike Cimicata
James · "Waterfall"2009#58510 
Tom Semioli
James · "Hey Ma"2008#45010 
Josh Freedom du Lac
Similar Artists
.1672White Lies
.1623Johnny Marr
.1212Petula Clark
.1212Trashcan Sinatras
.0862Whitney Houston
.0672Airborne Toxic Event
.0672Paul McCartney
.0644Foster the People
.0482Fitz & the Tantrums
.0443Green Day
.0442Shelby Lynne
.0433David Byrne and Brian Eno
.0393Arctic Monkeys
Poll administered by the Village Voice  ·  Tabulation and analysis by glenn mcdonald /