Because for me that's just opinions.
For example: on the other day around here on atrl, Alexis Jordan CD was sooo shaded and people weere like saying the album is a dissapointment, while I think it's an incredible album. For me, what critics/people say doesnt influence me
♛ Wynter Gordon ✦ Britney Spears ✦ Kylie Minogue ♛
♛ Inna ✦ September ✦ Ciara ♛
✦ Kelis ✦ Natalia Kills ✦ Azealia Banks ✦ Dawn Richard ✦ The Saturdays ✦ Nelly Furtado ✦ AlunaGeorge ✦ Cassie ✦ Kelly Rowland ✦ Crystal Waters ✦ Dannii Minogue ✦ Sophie Ellis-Bextor ✦ Kerli ✦ Trish ✦ Steve Aoki ✦ Loreen ✦ Petra Marklund ✦
They help me find out new music, as some ppl said in this thread before. They are quite knowledgeable and usually have valid opinions about what is great or ****, even when I disagree with them. They don't get paid for nothing after all!