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Barbara Stanisława Trzetrzelewska [ˈbaɕa tʂɛtʂɛˈlɛfska] (listen), better known as Basia (born 30 September 1954), is a Polish singer-songwriter and recording artist noted for her Latin-inspired jazz-pop music. She began singing professionally in various Polish bands from the late 1960s throughout the 1970s, then relocated to the UK in 1981. She rose to fame as a singer in the British trio Matt Bianco. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Basia has received more than 510,328 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Basia is the 946th most popular singer (down from 902nd in 2019), the 781st most popular biography from Poland (down from 749th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Singer.

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  • 510k

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  • 49.08

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.86

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Basia ranks 946 out of 3,528Before her are Sonny Boy Williamson II, Mustafa Sandal, Belinda Carlisle, Chris Farlowe, Kiki Dee, and Flora Purim. After her are Hayko, Phil Anselmo, Donny Hathaway, Rita Coolidge, Viktor Lazlo, and Paul Weller.

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Among people born in 1954, Basia ranks 202Before her are Juanito, Mango, Lance Kinsey, Kathleen Quinlan, Susumu Hirasawa, and Corinna Harfouch. After her are Derek Warwick, Seka, Rekha, Milovan Rajevac, Dora Bakoyannis, and Luis Royo.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Basia ranks 781 out of 1,454Before her are Jurek Becker (1937), Johannes Thiele (1860), August Emil Fieldorf (1895), Alina Szapocznikow (1926), Yitzhak Sadeh (1890), and Zofia Kossak-Szczucka (1889). After her are Aleksander Kakowski (1862), Zbigniew Pietrzykowski (1934), Gustaw Herling-Grudziński (1919), Michał Heller (1936), Jakub Błaszczykowski (1985), and Halina Konopacka (1900).

Among SINGERS In Poland

Among singers born in Poland, Basia ranks 7Before her are Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (1915), Marek Grechuta (1945), Maryla Rodowicz (1945), Miliza Korjus (1905), Jan Kiepura (1902), and Katja Ebstein (1945). After her are Chava Alberstein (1946), Anna Maria Jopek (1970), Jean de Reszke (1850), Anna Jantar (1950), Urszula Dudziak (1943), and Olga Jackowska (1951).