Adriano Celentano

1938 - Today

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Adriano Celentano (Italian: [adriˈaːno tʃelenˈtaːno]; born 6 January 1938) is an Italian singer-songwriter, actor, and filmmaker. He is dubbed Il Molleggiato ("the springy one") because of his energetic dancing. Celentano's many albums frequently enjoyed both commercial and critical success. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adriano Celentano has received more than 2,249,675 page views. His biography is available in 75 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 72 in 2019). Adriano Celentano is the 16th most popular singer (up from 19th in 2019), the 142nd most popular biography from Italy (up from 208th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Italian Singer.

Adriano Celentano is most famous for his song "Grande, Grande, Grande" which is a cover of the American song "Tutti Frutti."

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  • 2.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 75.53

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 75

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Adriano Celentano ranks 16 out of 4,381Before him are Toto Cutugno, Charles Aznavour, Tina Turner, Julio Iglesias, David Bowie, and Dalida. After him are Frank Sinatra, Jim Morrison, Joan Baez, Demis Roussos, Tupac Shakur, and Enrico Caruso.

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Among people born in 1938, Adriano Celentano ranks 5Before him are Romy Schneider, Kofi Annan, Juan Carlos I of Spain, and Beatrix of the Netherlands. After him are Claudia Cardinale, Rudolf Nureyev, Queen Sofía of Spain, Jon Voight, Nico, Islam Karimov, and Leonid Kuchma.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Adriano Celentano ranks 142 out of 5,161Before him are Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632), Giuseppe Arcimboldo (1526), Pier Paolo Pasolini (1922), Cardinal Mazarin (1602), Enzo Ferrari (1898), and Luca Pacioli (1445). After him are Guillaume Apollinaire (1880), Pope Pius VIII (1761), Pope Formosus (816), Plautus (-254), Luigi Galvani (1737), and Pope Clement VIII (1536).

Among SINGERS In Italy

Among singers born in Italy, Adriano Celentano ranks 3Before him are Luciano Pavarotti (1935), and Toto Cutugno (1943). After him are Enrico Caruso (1873), Farinelli (1705), Albano Carrisi (1943), Andrea Bocelli (1958), Salvatore Adamo (1943), Renata Tebaldi (1922), Renata Scotto (1934), Domenico Modugno (1928), and Mina (1940).