Albert Collins

1932 - 1993

Albert Collins

Albert Gene Drewery, known as Albert Collins and the Ice Man (October 1, 1932 – November 24, 1993), was an American electric blues guitarist and singer with a distinctive guitar style. He was noted for his powerful playing and his use of altered tunings and a capo. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Albert Collins has received more than 425,453 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 804th most popular musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 430k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 48.87

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Albert Collins ranks 807 out of 2,258Before him are Dave Bartholomew, Ivo Pogorelić, John Illsley, Joe Walsh, Louis Jordan, and Martin Garrix. After him are Angélique Kidjo, Peter Cetera, Ted Nugent, John Norum, Rob Zombie, and Luiz Bonfá.

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Among people born in 1932, Albert Collins ranks 217Before him are Walter Cunningham, Marguerite Pindling, Karekin I, Richard Estes, Henri Nouwen, and Iskandar of Johor. After him are Oreco, Yash Chopra, Vitold Fokin, Yakir Aharonov, Dana Scott, and Qahhor Mahkamov. Among people deceased in 1993, Albert Collins ranks 123Before him are Raymond Burr, Cyril Cusack, Erich Leinsdorf, Józef Czapski, Andrée Brunet, and Mario Evaristo. After him are Karl Mai, Mieczysław Horszowski, Maurice Bourgès-Maunoury, Elmar Klos, Mick Ronson, and Fred Gwynne.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Albert Collins ranks 3,916 out of 12,171Before him are Michael Berryman (1948), Queen Latifah (1970), Jon Polito (1950), Jerome Kern (1885), Tony Hawk (1968), and Edwin Austin Abbey (1852). After him are Bill Goldberg (1966), Edwin Catmull (1945), Helen Frankenthaler (1928), Peter Cetera (1944), Ted Nugent (1948), and Elizabeth Banks (1974).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Albert Collins ranks 283Before him are Scott Bradley (1891), Rahsaan Roland Kirk (1935), Sean Combs (1969), Amy Lee (1981), Joe Walsh (1947), and Louis Jordan (1908). After him are Peter Cetera (1944), Ted Nugent (1948), Rob Zombie (1965), Lindsey Buckingham (1949), Smokey Robinson (1940), and Teddy Wilson (1912).