Alan Wilder

1959 - Today

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Alan Charles Wilder (born 1 June 1959) is an English musician, composer, arranger, record producer, and a former member of the electronic band Depeche Mode from 1982 to 1995. Since his departure from the band, the musical project called Recoil became his primary musical enterprise, which initially started as a side project to Depeche Mode in 1986. Wilder has also provided production and remixing services to the bands Nitzer Ebb and Curve. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alan Wilder has received more than 854,868 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Alan Wilder is the 601st most popular musician (up from 696th in 2019), the 1,870th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,025th in 2019) and the 110th most popular British Musician.

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  • 850k

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  • 64.05

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Alan Wilder ranks 601 out of 2,675Before him are Wanda Jackson, Chas Chandler, Tatiana Nikolayeva, Chad Smith, Jim Hall, and Suzanne Vega. After him are Ahmet Ertegun, Vinnie Vincent, Euronymous, Jimmy Smith, Tim Rice, and Lee Morgan.

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Among people born in 1959, Alan Wilder ranks 76Before him are Ali Bongo Ondimba, Juha Kankkunen, Helmuth Duckadam, Rebecca De Mornay, John Magufuli, and Suzanne Vega. After him are Laura Chinchilla, Sean Young, Luis Fernández, Clancy Brown, Guy Laliberté, and Peter Mensah.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Alan Wilder ranks 1,870 out of 6,924Before him are Thomas Wright (1711), Leonard Woolf (1880), Jamie Dornan (1982), Alexander Cunningham (1814), Frank Finlay (1926), and Sylvia Pankhurst (1882). After him are Saint Alban (300), Eddie Irvine (1965), James Stirling (1692), Robert Fisk (1946), Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey (1516), and Alison Steadman (1946).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Alan Wilder ranks 110Before him are The Edge (1961), Dido (1971), Vince Clarke (1960), Clive Burr (1957), Mitch Mitchell (1947), and Chas Chandler (1938). After him are Tim Rice (1944), Liam Gallagher (1972), Bill Bruford (1949), Alan Price (1942), Dick Taylor (1943), and David A. Stewart (1952).