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Bobby Ray Simmons Jr. (born November 15, 1988), known professionally as B.o.B, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, and conspiracy theorist from Decatur, Georgia. In 2006, B.o.B was discovered by Brian Richardson, who then introduced him to TJ Chapman, who subsequently brought him to American record producer Jim Jonsin. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of B.o.B. has received more than 409,987 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia. B.o.B. is the 2,607th most popular singer (down from 2,379th in 2019), the 13,011th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,350th in 2019) and the 755th most popular American Singer.

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  • 410k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 48.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.91

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, B.o.B. ranks 2,607 out of 3,541Before him are Anita Rachvelishvili, Sanja Vučić, Mariya Yaremchuk, Barei, Wynonna Judd, and Cristina Scarlat. After him are FKA Twigs, Vinnie Paz, Seven, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Kim Sung-kyu, and Intars Busulis.

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Among people born in 1988, B.o.B. ranks 347Before him are Mariya Stadnik, Hugo Vieira, Denys Boyko, Emir Bajrami, Chandler Parsons, and Claudio Beauvue. After him are Tejay van Garderen, Volkan Babacan, FKA Twigs, Brown Ideye, Georges Mandjeck, and Adrian Mannarino.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, B.o.B. ranks 13,011 out of 15,968Before him are Bonnie Franklin (1944), Kirk Hinrich (1981), Brian Holland (1941), Wynonna Judd (1964), Mark L. Polansky (1956), and Patrick Fugit (1982). After him are Tejay van Garderen (1988), William Goldsmith (1972), Chris Terrio (1976), Mark C. Lee (1952), Judd Gregg (1947), and Terry Sanford (1917).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, B.o.B. ranks 755Before him are Eve (1978), Chamillionaire (1979), Meek Mill (1987), Offset (1991), Tori Kelly (1992), and Wynonna Judd (1964). After him are Mary Chapin Carpenter (1958), Rachel Platten (1981), Havoc (1974), Yoon Mi-rae (1981), Joseph Simmons (1964), and Kimberly Goss (1978).

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