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.
John Legend
2016#1701 of 2370
2014#455 of 2567
2013#394 of 2104
2009#2056 of 2591
2008#594 of 2244
John Legend · Love in the Future2014#476101      
Clover Hope · Randall Grass
John Legend (ft. Chance the Rapper) · "Penthouse Floor"2016#47910 
Natalie Weiner
John Legend · "All of Me"2014#31811 
Randall Grass
John Legend · "All of Me - TiĆ«sto's Birthday Remix"2014#55810 
Marco Torres
John Legend (ft. Andre 3000) · "Green Light"2009#58510 
Al Shipley · Damien Lemon · Hobey Echlin · Holly Gleason · Kenny Herzog · Michael Azerrad · Rob Van Alstyne · Rodney Dugue · Rod Smith · Sonia Murray
Similar Songs
.1503Jazmine Sullivan (ft. Missy Elliott) · "Need U Bad"  (2008)
.1033Ne-Yo · "Closer"  (2008)
.1033T.I. (ft. Jay-Z, Kanye West, and Lil Wayne) · "Swagger Like Us"  (2008)
.0862Foo Fighters · "Rope"  (2011)
.0862Gucci Mane (ft. Plies) · "Wasted"  (2009)
.0862Lil Wayne (ft. Bobby Valentino and Kidd Kidd) · "Mrs. Officer"  (2008)
.0862Mayer Hawthorne & the County · "Just Ain't Gonna Work Out"  (2009)
.0512Jay-Z · "D.O.A. (Death of Auto-Tune)"  (2009)
.0442Maddie & Tae · "Girl in a Country Song"  (2014)
.0422Young Jeezy (ft. Kanye West) · "Put On"  (2008)
.0382Pink · "So What"  (2008)
.0372Adele · "Chasing Pavements"  (2008)
.0333Lady Gaga · "Bad Romance"  (2009)
.0302Psy · "Gangnam Style"  (2012)
.0292Maxwell · "Pretty Wings"  (2009)
.0282Eminem (ft. Rihanna) · "Love the Way You Lie"  (2010)
.0222Kanye West · "Love Lockdown"  (2008)
.0213Jay-Z (ft. Alicia Keys) · "Empire State of Mind"  (2009)
.0212David Bowie · "Blackstar"  (2016)
.0212Gotye (ft. Kimbra) · "Somebody That I Used to Know"  (2012)
.0212Robin Thicke (ft. T.I. and Pharrell) · "Blurred Lines"  (2013)
Similar Artists
.4442Jamie Foxx
.2962Estelle/Sean Paul
.2464Trey Songz
.2222DJ Khaled
.1482Betty Wright & the Roots
.1482Matthew Ryan
.1113Robin Thicke
.1112Melanie Fiona
.0812Kid Rock
.0744Jazmine Sullivan
.0743Young Jeezy
Poll administered by the Village Voice  ·  Tabulation and analysis by glenn mcdonald /