Voting Project Comments

These are the current comments and voting for the Song Project, Album Project and Revisited Projected Rankings. Current comments about everything else are on the Latest Comments page.


About The Song Project, Darren wrote:
  Tiebreaker voting is now closed.

Here are the final results (let me know ASAP if there are any errors):

Massive Attack - Angel (1998) - 39
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) - 33
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De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) - 30


De La Soul will automatically be nominated for the May Song Project vote.


The following songs have been inducted in this artist vote class:

Black Sheep - The Choice is Yours (Revisited) (1991)
Cyndi Lauper - All Through the Night (1983)
George Thorogood and The Destroyers - I Drink Alone (1985)
Husker Du - Makes No Sense at All (1985)
Massive Attack - Angel (1998)
Mike + the Mechanics - Silent Running (on Dangerous Ground) (1985)
Roxette - The Look (1988)
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981)
Suzanne Vega - Luka (1987)
Tears For Fears - Mad World (1983)
The Go-Go's - Vacation (1982)
Toto - Rosanna (1982)
Thursday, 04.27.17 @ 01:50am
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About The Song Project, Darren wrote:
  Tiebreaker voting is now closed.

Here are the final results (let me know ASAP if there are any errors):

Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980) - 34
Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983) - 32
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Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978) - 30


The losing songs will automatically be nominated for the May Song Project vote.


The following albums have been inducted in this artist vote class:

Billy Joel - Allentown (1982)
Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983)
Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980)
Thursday, 04.27.17 @ 01:44am
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About The Album Project, Darren wrote:
  Tiebreaker voting is now closed.

Here are the final results (let me know ASAP if there are any errors):

Harry Nilsson - Aerial Ballet (1968) - 10
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Harry Nilsson - A Little Touch Of Schmilsson In The Night (1973) - 7
Harry Nilsson - Pandemonium Shadow Show (1967) - 7


The two losing albums will automatically be nominated for the May Album Project vote.


The following albums have been inducted in this Artist vote class:

Harry Nilsson - Aerial Ballet (1968)
Harry Nilsson - Son Of Schmilsson (1972)
Thursday, 04.27.17 @ 01:41am
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About The Song Project, Jennifer wrote:
  Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983) 3
Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980) 2
Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978) 1

All of these songs are Great though and I will definitely vote for the loser of the tiebreaker next month.
Wednesday, 04.26.17 @ 22:58pm
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About The Song Project, Nick wrote:
  
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) - 3
De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) - 2
Massive Attack - Angel (1998) - 1

Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980) - 3
Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978) - 2
Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983) - 1
Wednesday, 04.26.17 @ 21:45pm
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About The Song Project, AlexVoltaire wrote:
  Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983)- 3
Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980)- 2
Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978)- 1
Wednesday, 04.26.17 @ 21:10pm
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About The Song Project, Dave wrote:
  
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) - 3
Massive Attack - Angel (1998) - 2
De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) - 1


Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978) - 3
Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980) - 2
Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983) - 1
Wednesday, 04.26.17 @ 20:33pm
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About The Song Project, Darren wrote:
  Massive Attack - Angel (1998) - 3
De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) - 2
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) - 1

Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978) - 3
Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980) - 2
Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983) - 1
Wednesday, 04.26.17 @ 11:53am
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About The Album Project, SotN wrote:
  1. Harry Nilsson - Pandemonium Shadow Show (1967) (3 points)
2. Harry Nilsson - Aerial Ballet (1968) (2 points)
3. Harry Nilsson - A Little Touch Of Schmilsson In The Night (1973) (A point)
Wednesday, 04.26.17 @ 10:12am
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About The Song Project, SotN wrote:
  1. Massive Attack - Angel (1998) (3 points)
2. De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) (2 points)
3. Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) (A point)

1. Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978) (3 points)
2. Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980) (2 points)
3. Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983) (A point)
Wednesday, 04.26.17 @ 10:11am
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About The Song Project, Gassman wrote:
  Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978) 3
Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980) 2
Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983) 1

Massive Attack - Angel (1998) 3
De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) 2
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) 1
Wednesday, 04.26.17 @ 07:53am
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About The Song Project, joker wrote:
  Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) - 3
Massive Attack - Angel (1998) - 2
De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) - 1

Wednesday, 04.26.17 @ 01:47am
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About The Song Project, jtrichey wrote:
  1. Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980)
2. Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978)
3. Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983)



1. Massive Attack - Angel (1998)
2. De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989)
3. Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981)
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 22:42pm
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About The Song Project, Jennifer wrote:
  Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) 3
Massive Attack - Angel (1998) 2
De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) 1
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 20:15pm
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About The Album Project, Tom H. wrote:
  Harry Nilsson - A Little Touch Of Schmilsson In The Night (1973)-3
Harry Nilsson - Aerial Ballet (1968)-2
Harry Nilsson - Pandemonium Shadow Show (1967)-1
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 15:46pm
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About The Song Project, Tom H. wrote:
  Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983)-3
Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978)-2
Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980)-1

Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 15:43pm
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About The Album Project, Greg F wrote:
  Aerial Ballet 3
Pandemonium Shadow Show 2
A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night 1
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 12:40pm
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About The Song Project, MichaelEU wrote:
  Massive Attack - Angel (1998) - 3
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) - 2
De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) - 1

Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983) - 3
Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980) - 2
Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978) - 1
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 12:39pm
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About The Song Project, Greg F wrote:
  Massive Attack- Angel (1998) 3
De La Soul- The Magic Number (1989) 2
Stray Cats- Stray Cat Strut (1981) 1

Big Shot 3
You May Be Right 2
The Longest Time 1
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 12:32pm
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About The Song Project, Tom H. wrote:
  De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989)-3
Massive Attack - Angel (1998)-2
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981)-1

Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 11:11am
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About The Song Project, dmg wrote:
  Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) (3 points)
Massive Attack - Angel (1998)
De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) (1 point)
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 10:41am
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About The Song Project, Donnie wrote:
  General Vote Tie-Breaker

1. Massive Attack- Angel (1998) (3 pts)
2. Stray Cats- Stray Cat Strut (1981) (2 pts)
3. De La Soul- The Magic Number (1989) (1 pt)


Billy Joel Tie-Breaker

1. You May Be Right (1980) (3 pts)
2. The Longest Time (1983) (2 pts)
3. Big Shot (1978) (1 pt)
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 08:29am
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About The Album Project, BSLO wrote:
  Harry Nilsson - Aerial Ballet (1968)
Harry Nilsson - A Little Touch Of Schmilsson In The Night (1973)
Harry Nilsson - Pandemonium Shadow Show (1967)
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 06:48am
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About The Song Project, BSLO wrote:
  Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981)
De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989)
Massive Attack - Angel (1998)

Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980)
Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983)
Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978)
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 06:47am
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About The Song Project, Billy R wrote:
  Song Tiebreaker:
[3 Points] De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989)
[2 Points] Massive Attack - Angel (1998)
[1 Point] Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981)

Artist Tiebreaker:
[3 Points] Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983)
[2 Points] Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980)
[1 Point] Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978)
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 03:13am
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About The Song Project, Steve Z wrote:
  Tiebreakers:

The Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) [3 Points]
Massive Attack - Angel (1998) [2 Points]
De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) [1 Point]


Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983) [3 Points]
Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980) [2 Points]
Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978) [1 Point]
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 01:44am
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About The Song Project, Michael Himself wrote:
  The Longest Time (1983) (3 Pts.)
Big Shot (1978) (2 Pts.)
You May Be Right (1980) (1 Pt.)

De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) (3 Pts.)
Massive Attack - Angel (1998) (2 Pts.)
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) (1 Pt.)
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 01:40am
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About The Song Project, Darren wrote:
  Voting is now closed.

Here are the final results (let me know ASAP if there are any errors):

The Go-Go's - Vacation (1982) - 15
Toto - Rosanna (1982) - 15

Husker Du - Makes No Sense at All (1985) - 13

Black Sheep - The Choice is Yours (Revisited) (1991) - 12
Roxette - The Look (1988) - 12
Suzanne Vega - Luka (1987) - 12

Cyndi Lauper - All Through the Night (1983) - 11
George Thorogood and The Destroyers - I Drink Alone (1985) - 11
Mike + the Mechanics - Silent Running (on Dangerous Ground) (1985) - 11
Tears For Fears - Mad World (1983) - 11
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De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989) - 10
Massive Attack - Angel (1998) - 10
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981) - 10
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Def Leppard - Foolin' (1983) - 9
Foreigner - Waiting for a Girl Like You (1981) - 9
Mariah Carey - Hero (1993) - 9
Soundgarden - Blow Up The Outside World (1996) - 9

Alison Krauss & Union Station - When You Say Nothing at All (1995) - 8
Midnight Oil - Blue Sky Mine (1990) - 8
Motörhead - Born to Raise Hell (1993) - 8
Paul Pena - Jet Airliner (2000) - 8
Thomas Dolby - Hyperactive (1984) - 8
Warren Zevon - Keep Me In Your Heart (2003) - 8

Lenny Kravitz - Let Love Rule (1989) - 7

Carly Simon - Let the River Run (1989) - 6
Eurythmics - Love is a Stranger (1982) - 6
Kool and the Gang - Misled (1984) - 6
The Highwaymen - Desperados Waiting for a Train (1985) - 6

Corey Hart - Never Surrender (1985) - 5
King Crimson - Frame By Frame (1981) - 5
Limahl featuring Beth Anderson - The Neverending Story (1984) - 5
Lisa Fischer - How Can I Ease The Pain (1991) - 5

Megadeth - Sweating Bullets (1992) - 4
Rob Base & D.J. E-Z Rock - Joy and Pain (1988) - 4

Rainbow - Street of Dreams (1983) - 3

Hank Williams Jr. - Man of Steel (1982) - 1


This vote count includes the following votes:

Billy R
Greg F.
BSLO
MichaelEU
Michael Himself
Steve Z
joker
jtrichey
SotN
Nick
Donnie
DarinRG
Dave
Gassman
Darren
dmg
Tom H.
Vegas24
Lax34
Jennifer


The following songs have been inducted as a result of this vote:

Black Sheep - The Choice is Yours (Revisited) (1991)
Cyndi Lauper - All Through the Night (1983)
George Thorogood and The Destroyers - I Drink Alone (1985)
Husker Du - Makes No Sense at All (1985)
Mike + the Mechanics - Silent Running (on Dangerous Ground) (1985)
Roxette - The Look (1988)
Suzanne Vega - Luka (1987)
Tears For Fears - Mad World (1983)
The Go-Go's - Vacation (1982)
Toto - Rosanna (1982)


The following songs will be involved in a tiebreaker vote:

De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989)
Massive Attack - Angel (1998)
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981)


Anyone who voted in this genre vote is eligible to vote in this tiebreaker vote. To vote in the tiebreaker, rank all 3 songs in order of preference.

The 2 songs that receive the most points will be inducted.

The song that receives the fewest points will automatically be nominated for the May Song Project.

There will be 2 days of tiebreaker voting.

Tiebreaker voting will end at 10 PM Central on Wednesday the 26th (ballots will be accepted until 11 PM).
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 01:21am
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About The Song Project, Darren wrote:
  Voting is now closed.

Here are the final results (let me know if there are any errors):

Billy Joel - Allentown (1982) - 11
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Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978) - 10
Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983) - 10
Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980) - 10
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Billy Joel - Captain Jack (1973) - 8
Billy Joel - Tell Her About It (1983) - 8
Billy Joel - The Entertainer (1974) - 8

Billy Joel - The Downeaster "Alexa" (1989) - 6
Billy Joel - The Stranger (1977) - 6

Billy Joel - Pressure (1982) - 5

Billy Joel - Matter of Trust (1986) - 3

Billy Joel - Goodnight Saigon (1982) - 2
Billy Joel - I Go to Extremes (1989) - 2
Billy Joel - Leningrad (1989) - 2
Billy Joel - Los Angelenos (1974) - 2
Billy Joel - You're Only Human (Second Wind) (1985) - 2


The following song has been inducted as a result of this vote:

Billy Joel - Allentown (1982)


The following songs will be involved in a tiebreaker vote:

Billy Joel - Big Shot (1978)
Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983)
Billy Joel - You May Be Right (1980)


Anyone who voted in this month's Artist Project vote is eligible to vote in the tiebreaker. To vote in the tiebreaker, rank all 3 songs in order of preference.

The 2 songs that receive the most points will be inducted. The other song will automatically be nominated for the May Song Project vote.

There will be two days of voting.

Voting will end at 10 PM Central (votes will be accepted until 11 PM Central) on Wednesday the 26th.
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 01:15am
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About The Album Project, Darren wrote:
  Voting is now closed.

Here are the final results (let me know if there are any errors):

Harry Nilsson - Son Of Schmilsson (1972) - 6
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Harry Nilsson - A Little Touch Of Schmilsson In The Night (1973) - 5
Harry Nilsson - Aerial Ballet (1968) - 5
Harry Nilsson - Pandemonium Shadow Show (1967) - 5
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Harry Nilsson - Nilsson Sings Newman (1970) - 4
Harry Nilsson - Pussy Cats (1974) - 4


The following albums have been inducted as a result of this vote:

Harry Nilsson - Son Of Schmilsson (1972)


The following albums will be involved in a tiebreaker vote:

Harry Nilsson - A Little Touch Of Schmilsson In The Night (1973)
Harry Nilsson - Aerial Ballet (1968)
Harry Nilsson - Pandemonium Shadow Show (1967)


Anyone who voted in this month's Artist Project vote is eligible to vote in the tiebreaker. To vote in the tiebreaker, rank all 3 albums in order of preference.

The album that receives the most points will be inducted. The other two albums will automatically be nominated for the May Album Project vote.

There will be two days of voting.

Voting will end at 10 PM Central (votes will be accepted until 11 PM Central) on Wednesday the 26th.
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 01:12am
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About The Song Project, Jennifer wrote:
  April 2017 Song Genre Part 1 Ballot:
Carly Simon - Let the River Run (1989)
Corey Hart - Never Surrender (1985)
Cyndi Lauper - All Through the Night (1983)
Foreigner - Waiting for a Girl Like You (1981)
Limahl featuring Beth Anderson - The Neverending Story (1984)
Lisa Fischer - How Can I Ease The Pain (1991)
Mariah Carey - Hero (1993)
Mike + the Mechanics - Silent Running (on Dangerous Ground) (1985)
Paul Pena - Jet Airliner (2000)
Roxette - The Look (1988)
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981)
Suzanne Vega - Luka (1987)
Tears For Fears - Mad World (1983)
Thomas Dolby - Hyperactive (1984
Toto - Rosanna (1982)
There are also many others that I would eventually vote for.
Tuesday, 04.25.17 @ 00:00am
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About The Song Project, Jennifer wrote:
  April 2017 Billy Joel Song Ballet:

Billy Joel - A Matter of Trust (1986)
Billy Joel - I Go to Extremes (1989)
Billy Joel - Tell Her About It (1983)
Billy Joel - The Stranger (1977)
Billy Joel - You're Only Human (Second Wind) (1985)

I would eventually vote for all of the nominated songs as well as all of my honorable mentions that were not nominated during this round. I completely agree with what Donnie said that "he's written so many great songs, that there really is never too much Billy Joel."
Monday, 04.24.17 @ 23:24pm
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About The Song Project, Lax34 wrote:
  Here is my Special Election ballot for the election cycle in front of us.

Lisa Fischer - How Can I Ease The Pain (1991)
Thomas Dolby - Hyperactive (1984)
Toto - Rosanna (1982)
Husker Du - Makes No Sense at All (1985)
De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989)
Massive Attack - Angel (1998)
Mike + the Mechanics - Silent Running (on Dangerous Ground) (1985)
Def Leppard - Foolin' (1983)
Mariah Carey - Hero (1993)
Soundgarden - Blow Up The Outside World (1996)
Motörhead - Born to Raise Hell (1993)
The Highwaymen - Desperados Waiting for a Train (1985)
Eurythmics - Love is a Stranger (1982)
Warren Zevon - Keep Me In Your Heart (2003)
King Crimson - Frame By Frame (1981)

And my Artist Vote ballot is:

Billy Joel - The Downeaster Alexa (1989)
Billy Joel - Allentown (1982)
Billy Joel - The Entertainer (1974)
Billy Joel - Leningrad (1989)
Billy Joel - The Longest Time (1983)

Looking forward to see the results of this election,

Lax34
Monday, 04.24.17 @ 22:11pm
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About The Song Project, Vegas24 wrote:
  Allison Krauss & Union Station- When You Say Nothing at All (1995)
Carly Simon- Let the River Run (1989)
Cyndi Lauper- All Through the Night (1983)
Eurythmics- Love is a Stanger (1982)
Foreigner- Waiting for a Girl Like You (1981)
George Thorogood and the Destroyers- I Drink Alone (1985)
Kool & The Gang- Misled (1984)
Lisa Fischer- How Can I Ease the Pain (1991)
Mariah Carey- Hero (1993)
Paul Pena- Jet Airliner (2000)
Roxette- The Look (1988)
Suzanne Vega- Luka (1987)
The Go-Go’s- Vacation (1982)
Toto- Rosanna (1982)
Warren Zevon- Keep Me In My Heart (2003)


Allentown (1982)
Big Shot (1978)
I Go to Extremes (1989)
Tell Her About It (1983)
The Longest Time (1983)
Monday, 04.24.17 @ 22:02pm
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About The Album Project, Lax34 wrote:
  Harry Nilsson - A Little Touch Of Schmilsson In The Night (1973)
Harry Nilsson - Son Of Schmilsson (1972)
Harry Nilsson - Pussy Cats (1974)
Harry Nilsson - Aerial Ballet (1968)
Harry Nilsson - Pandemonium Shadow Show (1968)

This is my Artist Vote ballot,

Lax34
Monday, 04.24.17 @ 21:57pm
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About The Song Project, Nick wrote:
  Allentown (1982)
Big Shot (1978)
Pressure (1982)
The Entertainer (1974)
You May Be Right (1980)
Monday, 04.24.17 @ 18:40pm
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About The Album Project, Nick wrote:
  A Little Touch Of Schmilsson In The Night (1973)
Nilsson Sings Newman (1970)
Pandemonium Shadow Show (1967)
Pussy Cats (1974)
Son Of Schmilsson (1972)
Monday, 04.24.17 @ 18:36pm
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About The Album Project, SotN wrote:
  Aerial Ballet (1968)
Nilsson Sings Newman (1970)
Pandemonium Shadow Show (1967)
Pussy Cats (1974)
Son Of Schmilsson (1972)
Monday, 04.24.17 @ 11:30am
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About The Song Project, Tom H. wrote:
  Alison Krauss & Union Station - When You Say Nothing at All (1995)
Black Sheep - The Choice is Yours (Revisited) (1991)
Carly Simon - Let the River Run (1989)
De La Soul - The Magic Number (1989)
Husker Du - Makes No Sense at All (1985)
King Crimson - Frame By Frame (1981)
Kool and the Gang - Misled (1984)
Limahl featuring Beth Anderson - The Neverending Story (1984)
Massive Attack - Angel (1998)
Mike + the Mechanics - Silent Running (on Dangerous Ground) (1985)
Motörhead - Born to Raise Hell (1993)
Soundgarden - Blow Up The Outside World (1996)
Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut (1981)
The Go-Go’s - Vacation (1982)
Warren Zevon - Keep Me In Your Heart (2003)
Monday, 04.24.17 @ 08:45am
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About The Song Project, Tom H. wrote:
  Artist Vote

Allentown (1982)
Big Shot (1978)
The Downeaster Alexa (1989)
The Entertainer (1974)
The Longest Time (1983)
Monday, 04.24.17 @ 07:36am
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