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Adele Laurie Blue Adkins (; born 5 May 1988) is an English singer and songwriter. She is one of the world's best-selling music artists, with sales of over 120 million records. After graduating in arts from the BRIT School in 2006, Adele signed a record deal with XL Recordings. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adele has received more than 35,222,556 page views. Her biography is available in 102 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 100 in 2019). Adele is the 652nd most popular singer (down from 566th in 2019), the 2,180th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,932nd in 2019) and the 76th most popular British Singer.

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  • 35M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.86

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 102

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.25

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Adele ranks 652 out of 3,541Before her are Christine McVie, Lila Downs, Nicki Minaj, Vince Neil, Sandie Shaw, and Izhar Cohen. After her are Mikel Laboa, Anne Sofie von Otter, Peret, Alexander Vertinsky, Heidi Brühl, and Peng Liyuan.

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Among people born in 1988, Adele ranks 18Before her are Ivan Rakitić, Sergio Busquets, Jérôme Boateng, Alexis Sánchez, Alicia Vikander, and Sasha Grey. After her are Ángel Di María, Diego Costa, Conchita Wurst, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Stephen Curry, and Vanessa Hudgens.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Adele ranks 2,180 out of 6,924Before her are Edmund Gwenn (1877), James Dyson (1947), Anne Conway (1631), Sarah Siddons (1755), Phil Jones (1992), and Caradoc (470). After her are John Turner (1929), Nicollette Sheridan (1963), William Hope Hodgson (1877), Lambert Simnel (1477), Robert Brown (1921), and Louisa Adams (1775).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Adele ranks 76Before her are Neil Tennant (1954), Ian Dury (1942), Genesis P-Orridge (1950), Gary Brooker (1945), Christine McVie (1943), and Sandie Shaw (1947). After her are Liam Payne (1993), Jimmy Somerville (1961), Keith Flint (1969), Alfred Deller (1912), Alan Lancaster (1949), and Peter Pears (1910).

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