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.
Ryan Smith
Overall
Centricity.129#1086 of 1313
Breadth.182#1034 of 1329
Metalism.100#93 of 1329
2009 original ballot
Centricity.095#557 of 683
Metalism.100#64 of 697
AlbumPointsOther Votes
Eminem · Relapse306
Taylor Swift · Fearless127
Paramore · Brand New Eyes815
Kid Cudi · Man on the Moon: The End of Day811
Morrissey · Years of Refusal86
Mars Volta · Octahedron81
Selena Gomez · Kiss and Tell80
T-Pain · Thr33 Ringz80
Converge · Axe to Fall533
Silversun Pickups · Swoon58

Similar Ballots
.0865Jeanne Fury · 2009
.0825Carly Carioli · 2009
.0744Chris DeVille · 2009
.0674Zach Baron · 2009
.0642Ryan Ritchie · 2009
.0593Bill Forman · 2009
.0574Zena Tsarfin · 2009
.0473Laina Dawes · 2009
.0453Ryan Dombal · 2009
.0443Rachel Devitt · 2009
.0433David Hiltbrand · 2009
.0433Steve "Flash" Juon · 2009
.0413Catherine Lewis · 2009
.0382Kye Stephenson · 2009
.0372Laura Barcella · 2009
.0362Jason Simms · 2009
.0342Joseph Robinson · 2009
.0342Lina Lecaro · 2009
.0342MacKenzie Wilson · 2009
.0342Ricardo Baca · 2009
.0342Steve Baltin · 2009
2008 original ballot
Centricity.163#407 of 568
Metalism.100#42 of 579
AlbumPointsOther Votes
Girl Talk · Feed the Animals1042
Q-Tip · The Renaissance1031
The Roots · Rising Down1024
Jamey Johnson · That Lonesome Song1017
Cool Kids · The Bake Sale107
Panic! at the Disco · Pretty. Odd.105
Meshuggah · obZen104
Ashton Shepherd · Sounds So Good102
Beyoncé · I Am... Sasha Fierce102
Janet Jackson · Discipline100

Similar Ballots
.1214Alex Rawls · 2008
.1114Timothy Cooper · 2008
.1104David Downs · 2008
.0995Chris Herrington · 2008
.0844Miles Marshall Lewis · 2008
.0805Thomas Inskeep · 2008
.0795Raquel Cepeda-Jenkins · 2008
.0785Josh Freedom du Lac · 2008
.0774Clifford J Corcoran · 2008
.0774Mordechai Shinefield · 2008
.0755Thomas Golianopoulos · 2008
.0734Corey du Browa · 2008
.0725Damien Lemon · 2008
.0714Jon Caramanica · 2008
.0695Eugene Holley, Jr. · 2008
.0684Alvin Aqua Boogie Blanco · 2008
.0674Dan Weiss · 2008
.0624Milo Miles · 2008
.0554Michael Gallucci · 2008
.0524Starrene Rhett · 2008
Similar Voters
.0954Alex Rawls
.0874Timothy Cooper
.0786Josh Freedom du Lac
.0754Werner Trieschmann
.0615Thomas Golianopoulos
.0577Jon Caramanica
.0537Damien Lemon
.0484Miles Marshall Lewis
.04510Allison Stewart
.0434Starrene Rhett
.0415Carly Carioli
.0406David Downs
.0394Clifford J Corcoran
.0386Raquel Cepeda-Jenkins
.0383Ernest Hardy
.0373David Hiltbrand
.0365Trevor Kelley
.0363Martin Cizmar
.0306Chris Neal
.0302Laura Barcella
Poll administered by the Village Voice  ·  Tabulation and analysis by glenn mcdonald / furia.com