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Bob Rock

1954 - Today

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Robert Jens Rock (born April 19, 1954) is a Canadian record producer, sound engineer and musician, best known for producing rock bands and music artists such as Metallica, Mötley Crüe, Bon Jovi, Aerosmith, the Tragically Hip, the Cult, 311, Our Lady Peace, Bryan Adams, the Offspring, Michael Bublé, Black Veil Brides, David Lee Roth, and Ron Sexsmith. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bob Rock has received more than 1,473,629 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Bob Rock is the 1,185th most popular musician (up from 1,250th in 2019), the 303rd most popular biography from Canada (up from 320th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Canadian Musician.

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  • 1.5M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.85

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.14

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Bob Rock ranks 1,185 out of 2,662Before him are Pepe Romero, Barry Hay, Gene Pitney, Larry Van Kriedt, Louis Diémer, and Jack Sherman. After him are Joshua Bell, Steven Adler, Herb Ellis, Al Kooper, Valentina Lisitsa, and Pixinguinha.

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Among people born in 1954, Bob Rock ranks 240Before him are Vladimir Drinfeld, Joe Jackson, Yumi Matsutoya, Joseph-Antoine Bell, Friðrik Þór Friðriksson, and Larry Van Kriedt. After him are Pushpa Kamal Dahal, Eliseo Salazar, Bachendri Pal, Jens Galschiøt, Ricardo Ferretti, and Valery Gazzaev.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Bob Rock ranks 303 out of 1,350Before him are Bobby Orr (1948), Cory Monteith (1982), David Suzuki (1936), Pat Patterson (1941), Kevin Durand (1974), and Edward Belcher (1799). After him are Julie Payette (1963), Kenneth Welsh (1942), Jacques Plante (1929), Manly P. Hall (1901), Anne Carson (1950), and Shyla Stylez (1982).

Among MUSICIANS In Canada

Among musicians born in Canada, Bob Rock ranks 16Before him are Maynard Ferguson (1928), Neil Peart (1952), Robbie Robertson (1943), Diana Krall (1964), Paul Bley (1932), and Bob Ezrin (1949). After him are Geddy Lee (1953), Buffy Sainte-Marie (1941), Marc-André Hamelin (1961), Calixa Lavallée (1842), Daniel Lanois (1951), and Alex Lifeson (1953).