Village Voice Pazz and Jop Critics Poll Album of the Year

Entertainment: Music Village Voice

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16

1971

The Who

Musicians

58.82% (10 of 17 votes)

14

1974

Joni Mitchell

Vocalists

83.33% (5 of 6 votes)

25

1975

Bob Dylan

Vocalist

35.71% (5 of 14 votes)

34

1975

The Band

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

17

1976

Stevie Wonder

Musician

53.85% (7 of 13 votes)

35

1977

The Sex Pistols

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

1

1978

Elvis Costello

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

36

1979

Graham Parker

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

18

1980

The Clash

Musicians

53.57% (15 of 28 votes)

19

1981

The Clash

Musicians

53.57% (15 of 28 votes)

2

1982

Elvis Costello

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

24

1983

Michael Jackson (Vocalist)

Vocalist

44.97% (67 of 149 votes)

13

1984

Bruce Springsteen

Vocalist

92.31% (12 of 13 votes)

32

1985

Talking Heads

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

33

1986

Paul Simon (Rocker)

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

3

1987

Prince

Vocalist

100% (15 of 15 votes)

4

1988

Public Enemy

Musicians

100% (3 of 3 votes)

40

1989

De La Soul

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

12

1990

Neil Young

Vocalist

93.75% (15 of 16 votes)

43

1990

Crazy Horse (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

29

1991

Nirvana

Musicians

9.09% (1 of 11 votes)

30

1992

Arrested Development (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

31

1993

Liz Phair

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

5

1994

Hole

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

38

1995

P.J. Harvey

Musician

0% (0 of 1 votes)

39

1996

Beck

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

28

1997

Bob Dylan

Vocalist

35.71% (5 of 14 votes)

37

1998

Lucinda Williams

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

6

1999

Moby

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

7

2000

OutKast

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

27

2001

Bob Dylan

Vocalist

35.71% (5 of 14 votes)

8

2002

Wilco

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

9

2003

OutKast

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

20

2004

Kanye West

Vocalist

50.34% (300 of 596 votes)

21

2005

Kanye West

Vocalist

50.34% (300 of 596 votes)

26

2006

Bob Dylan

Vocalist

35.71% (5 of 14 votes)

44

2007

LCD Soundsystem

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

15

2008

TV on the Radio

Musicians

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

45

2009

Animal Collective

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

22

2010

Kanye West

Vocalist

50.34% (300 of 596 votes)

48

2011

Tune-Yards

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

41

2012

Frank Ocean

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

23

2013

Kanye West

Vocalist

50.34% (300 of 596 votes)

42

2014

D'Angelo

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

10

2015

Kendrick Lamar

Musician

100% (1 of 1 votes)

46

2016

David Bowie

Vocalist

0% (0 of 3 votes)

11

2017

Kendrick Lamar

Musician

100% (1 of 1 votes)

47

2018

Kacey Musgraves

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)