Alla Pugacheva

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Alla Borisovna Pugacheva, sometimes Pugachova (Russian: Алла Борисовна Пугачёва, romanized: Alla Borisovna Pugachyova, IPA: [ˈalːə bɐˈrʲisəvnə pʊɡɐˈtɕɵvə]; born 15 April 1949), is а Soviet and Russian musical performer. Her career started in 1965 and continues to this day, even though she does not give live performances anymore. For her "clear mezzo-soprano and a full display of sincere emotions", she enjoys an iconic status across the former Soviet Union as the most successful Soviet performer in terms of record sales and popularity.Pugacheva's repertoire includes over 500 songs in Russian, English, German, French, Kazakh, Hebrew, Finnish, Ukrainian, and her discography has more than 100 records, CDs and DVDs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alla Pugacheva has received more than 917,520 page views. Her biography is available in 90 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 84 in 2019). Alla Pugacheva is the 104th most popular singer (up from 105th in 2019), the 205th most popular biography from Russia (up from 210th in 2019) and the most popular Russian Singer.

Alla Pugacheva is most famous for her singing. She is also a pop star, actress, and politician.

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  • 920k

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  • 73.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 90

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.98

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Alla Pugacheva ranks 104 out of 3,541Before her are Mirella Freni, Donna Summer, Roy Orbison, Rihanna, Robin Gibb, and John Lee Hooker. After her are Françoise Hardy, Harry Belafonte, Kate Bush, Peter Gabriel, Klaus Meine, and Gloria Gaynor.

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Among people born in 1949, Alla Pugacheva ranks 30Before her are Maurice Gibb, Patrick Süskind, Carlos the Jackal, Bobby Farrell, Luis Sepúlveda, and Robin Gibb. After her are Don Johnson, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Thomas Sankara, Sebastián Piñera, John Belushi, and George Foreman.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Alla Pugacheva ranks 205 out of 2,688Before her are Andrei Tupolev (1888), Grand Duke Konstantin Pavlovich of Russia (1779), Alexander Stepanovich Popov (1859), Yuri Dolgorukiy (1095), Witold Pilecki (1901), and Raisa Gorbacheva (1932). After her are Ivan Vladimirovich Michurin (1855), The French Angel (1903), Gherman Titov (1935), Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia (1857), Vasily Stalin (1921), and Viktor Korchnoi (1931).

Among SINGERS In Russia

Among singers born in Russia, Alla Pugacheva ranks 1After her are Anna Netrebko (1971), Feodor Chaliapin (1873), Eduard Khil (1934), Valery Leontiev (1949), Georg Ots (1920), Galina Vishnevskaya (1926), Dmitri Hvorostovsky (1962), Viktor Tsoi (1962), Elena Obraztsova (1939), Martti Talvela (1935), and Lyudmila Zykina (1929).