Barry Manilow

1943 - Today

Barry Manilow

Barry Manilow (born Barry Alan Pincus, June 17, 1943) is an American singer-songwriter, arranger, musician, producer and actor, with a career that has spanned more than 50 years. His hit recordings include "Could It Be Magic", "Mandy", "I Write the Songs", "Can't Smile Without You" and "Copacabana (At the Copa)". He recorded and released 51 Top 40 singles on the Adult Contemporary Chart, including 13 that hit number one, 28 appeared within the top ten, and 36 in the top twenty. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barry Manilow has received more than 4,313,318 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 375th most popular singer.

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  • 4.3M

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  • 54.47

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.86

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Barry Manilow ranks 376 out of 3,001Before him are Howlin' Wolf, Marian Gold, Chubby Checker, Malena Ernman, Muslim Magomayev, and Sabah. After him are King Diamond, Thalía, Tino Rossi, Siw Malmkvist, Agnes Baltsa, and Raina Kabaivanska.

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Among people born in 1943, Barry Manilow ranks 129Before him are Jan de Bont, Kurtwood Smith, Martin Campbell, Lin Shaye, Mohammed Badie, and Mario J. Molina. After him are Barbara Bouchet, Jacques Dutronc, Jacques Attali, Abdul-Aziz ibn Abdullah Al ash-Sheikh, Richard Smalley, and Köbi Kuhn.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Barry Manilow ranks 2,176 out of 12,171Before him are John Densmore (1944), Mike Powell (1963), Bob Gunton (1945), Leslie White (1900), James Heckman (1944), and Henry H. Arnold (1886). After him are Theodore Sturgeon (1918), Wes Anderson (1969), Robert Mapplethorpe (1946), Steve Carell (1962), James M. Cain (1892), and William M. Branham (1909).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Barry Manilow ranks 115Before him are Dr. John (1941), Kanye West (1977), Janet Jackson (1966), Karen Carpenter (1950), Howlin' Wolf (1910), and Chubby Checker (1941). After him are Bill Withers (1938), R. Kelly (1967), Lee Hazlewood (1929), Miley Cyrus (1992), Pinetop Perkins (1913), and Percy Sledge (1941).