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Alanis Morissette

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Alanis Nadine Morissette ( ə-LAH-niss MORR-ih-SET; born June 1, 1974) is a Canadian-American singer, songwriter, and actress. Known for her emotive mezzo-soprano voice and confessional songwriting, Morissette began her career in Canada in the early 1990s with two dance-pop albums. In 1995, she released Jagged Little Pill, an alternative rock-oriented album with elements of post-grunge, which sold more than 33 million copies globally and is her most critically acclaimed work to date. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alanis Morissette has received more than 13,805,525 page views. Her biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia. Alanis Morissette is the 726th most popular singer (down from 612th in 2019), the 197th most popular biography from Canada (down from 168th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Canadian Singer.

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  • 14M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.17

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 64

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.88

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Alanis Morissette ranks 726 out of 3,528Before her are M. S. Subbulakshmi, Paul Young, Eric Carmen, Gladys Knight, Hermann Prey, and Pharrell Williams. After her are Peter Steele, Marinella, Pablo Milanés, Mort Shuman, Doro, and Alan Tam.

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Among people born in 1974, Alanis Morissette ranks 53Before her are Muqtada al-Sadr, Robert Kovač, Konstantin Novoselov, Giovanni Ribisi, Gaizka Mendieta, and Leonardo Jardim. After her are Murat Yakin, Mirko Cro Cop, Márcio Amoroso, Sol Campbell, Sylvain Wiltord, and Ramin Djawadi.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Alanis Morissette ranks 197 out of 1,350Before her are Ian Hacking (1936), Gabrielle Roy (1909), Louis Nirenberg (1925), Barry Pepper (1970), Phil Hartman (1948), and Harold Innis (1894). After her are Paul Haggis (1953), Arthur Jeffrey Dempster (1886), Bobby Hull (1939), Jeff Wall (1946), Allan Dwan (1885), and Mary Simon (1947).

Among SINGERS In Canada

Among singers born in Canada, Alanis Morissette ranks 12Before her are Justin Bieber (1994), Denny Doherty (1940), Shania Twain (1965), Nelly Furtado (1978), Shawn Mendes (1998), and Michael Bublé (1975). After her are Jon Vickers (1926), James LaBrie (1963), Garou (1972), George London (1920), Peaches (1966), and Gordon Lightfoot (1938).

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