Avril Lavigne

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Avril Ramona Lavigne ( AV-ril lə-VEEN, French: [avʁil ʁamɔna laviɲ]; born September 27, 1984) is a Canadian singer-songwriter. She is considered a key musician in the development of pop-punk music, as she paved the way for female-driven, punk-influenced pop music in the early 2000s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Avril Lavigne has received more than 27,702,587 page views. Her biography is available in 121 different languages on Wikipedia. Avril Lavigne is the 328th most popular musician (down from 304th in 2019), the 84th most popular biography from Canada (down from 73rd in 2019) and the 7th most popular Canadian Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 28M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 121

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.58

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among musicians, Avril Lavigne ranks 328 out of 3,175Before her are Friedrich Gulda, Djivan Gasparyan, Sonny Rollins, Léo Ferré, Tiësto, and Eric Carr. After her are Count Basie, Paul Desmond, Jean-Pierre Rampal, Paul Landers, Franco Battiato, and Johnny Ramone.

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Among people born in 1984, Avril Lavigne ranks 10Before her are Scarlett Johansson, Fernando Torres, Arjen Robben, Wesley Sneijder, LeBron James, and Emmanuel Adebayor. After her are Bastian Schweinsteiger, Robinho, Ben Shapiro, Carlos Tevez, Javier Mascherano, and Alizée.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Avril Lavigne ranks 84 out of 1,622Before her are Geneviève Bujold (1942), Donna Strickland (1959), Denis Villeneuve (1967), Henry Taube (1915), Bonar Law (1858), and Shannon Tweed (1957). After her are Yvonne De Carlo (1922), John Charles Fields (1863), Victor Garber (1949), Martin Short (1950), Simon Newcomb (1835), and Robbie Robertson (1943).

Among MUSICIANS In Canada

Among musicians born in Canada, Avril Lavigne ranks 7Before her are Leonard Cohen (1934), Glenn Gould (1932), Neil Young (1945), Neil Peart (1952), Joni Mitchell (1943), and Oscar Peterson (1925). After her are Robbie Robertson (1943), Loreena McKennitt (1957), Gil Evans (1912), David Foster (1949), Diana Krall (1964), and Maynard Ferguson (1928).