SINGER

Anita Mui

1963 - 2003

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Anita Mui Yim-fong (traditional Chinese: 梅艷芳; simplified Chinese: 梅艳芳; Jyutping: Mui4 Jim6 Fong1; 10 October 1963 – 30 December 2003) was a Hong Kong singer and actress making major contributions to the Cantopop music scene and receiving numerous awards and honours. She remained an idol throughout most of her career, and was generally regarded as a Cantopop diva.Mui once held a sold-out concert in Hammersmith, London, England, where she was dubbed the "Madonna of the East" (東方麥當娜), which brought her to further international fame. That title stayed with her throughout her career, in both Eastern and Western media.In the 1980s, the gangtai style of music was revolutionised by Mui's wild dancing and on-stage femininity. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anita Mui has received more than 1,145,251 page views. Her biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Anita Mui is the 583rd most popular singer (down from 524th in 2019), the 22nd most popular biography from Hong Kong (up from 528th in 2019) and the most popular Chinese Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 63.56

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.00

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.30

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Anita Mui ranks 583 out of 3,541. Before her are Bobby Vinton, Sergio Endrigo, Jay-Z, Barbara Hendricks, Dua Lipa, and Dana International. After her are Loredana Bertè, Joseph Schmidt, Sam Hui, J-Hope, Leo Nucci, and RM.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1963, Anita Mui ranks 103Before her are Kevin Mitnick, Míchel, Martín Vizcarra, William Baldwin, Gosho Aoyama, and Pierre Woodman. After her are Vanessa Williams, Julie Payette, Roberto Alagna, David Moyes, Junji Ito, and Prince Laurent of Belgium. Among people deceased in 2003, Anita Mui ranks 120Before her are Karel Kosík, Milton George Henschel, Winston Graham, Qusay Hussein, Sam Phillips, and Jaba Ioseliani. After her are Kir Bulychev, Michel Constantin, Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Constantin Dăscălescu, Robert Palmer, and Luděk Pachman.

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In Hong Kong

Among people born in Hong Kong, Anita Mui ranks 22 out of 80. Before her are Tony Leung Chiu-wai (1962), Nora Miao (1952), Raymond Chow (1927), Maggie Cheung (1964), John Tong Hon (1939), and Jacky Cheung (1961). After her are Lam Ching-ying (1952), Yuen Wah (1950), James Wong (1959), Eric Tsang (1953), Alan Tam (1950), and Nancy Kwan (1939).

Among SINGERS In Hong Kong

Among singers born in Hong Kong, Anita Mui ranks 1After her are Alan Tam (1950), Aaron Kwok (1965), Kelly Chen (1972), Jackson Wang (1994), Gillian Chung (1981), Sammi Cheng (1972), and Joey Yung (1980).