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.
Michelle Geslani
Overall
Centricity.700#34 of 1313
Breadth.218#960 of 1329
Metalism.033#220 of 1329
2016 original ballot
Centricity.532#139 of 542
Metalism.100#32 of 550
AlbumPointsOther Votes
Beyonc√© · Lemonade16179
Angel Olsen · My Woman1470
Chance the Rapper · Coloring Book13131
Kaytranada · 99.9%1130
Alcest · Kodama110
Frank Ocean · Blonde9101
Radiohead · A Moon Shaped Pool891
Schoolboy Q · Blank Face LP717
Pinegrove · Cardinal626
Kevin Morby · Singing Saw59

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.18810Reggie Ugwu · 2016
.1879Reiff, Corbin Reiff · 2016
.1876Wesley Case · 2016
.1826Jon Jon Scott · 2016
.1819Mark Pytlik · 2016
.1789Kyle McGovern · 2016
.1758Katie Moulton · 2016
.1749Althea Legaspi · 2016
.1739Peter Tabakis · 2016
.1716Melissa Fossum · 2016
.1716Rachel Leibrock · 2016
.1658Evan Rytlewski · 2016
.1616Bob Grossweiner · 2016
.1588Shane Harrison · 2016
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2014 original ballot
Centricity.867#3 of 601
Metalism.000#102 of 612
AlbumPointsOther Votes
Run the Jewels · Run the Jewels 211162
War on Drugs · Lost in the Dream11103
Angel Olsen · Burn Your Fire for No Witness1164
Sharon Van Etten · Are We There1152
D'Angelo · Black Messiah10162
St. Vincent · St. Vincent10111
FKA Twigs · Lp11085
Cloud Nothings · Here and Nowhere Else927
Hundred Waters · The Moon Rang Like a Bell97
Ex Hex · Rips857
SongOther Votes
FKA Twigs · "Two Weeks"59
Sia · "Chandelier"39
Perfume Genius · "Queen"34
Beyonc√© (ft. Jay-Z) · "Drunk in Love"21
Sharon Van Etten · "Your Love Is Killing Me"14
Grimes (ft. Blood Diamonds) · "Go"11
War on Drugs · "Under the Pressure"11
Run the Jewels · "Blockbuster Night Part 1"3
Angel Olsen · "White Fire"1
Nicki Minaj · "Feeling Myself"1

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.24214Andrea Domanick
.23713Aaron Frank
.20713Maud Deitch
.17921Katie Moulton
.16317E.J. Friedman
.15816JD Swerzenski
.15420Kyle Petersen
.15020Shannon Carlin
.1497Jeff Niesel
.1478Christopher Matthew Jensen
.1428Janelle Bitker
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.1379Jon Pareles
.1369Matt Miller
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.11917Patrick Rogers
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Poll administered by the Village Voice  ·  Tabulation and analysis by glenn mcdonald / furia.com