Bonnie Tyler

1951 - Today

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Bonnie Tyler (born Gaynor Hopkins, 8 June 1951) is a Welsh singer who is known for her distinctive husky voice. Tyler came to prominence with the release of her 1977 album The World Starts Tonight and its singles "Lost in France" and "More Than a Lover". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bonnie Tyler has received more than 3,698,485 page views. Her biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Bonnie Tyler is the 74th most popular singer (down from 59th in 2019), the 397th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 318th in 2019) and the 11th most popular British Singer.

Bonnie Tyler is most famous for singing the song "Total Eclipse of the Heart" in 1983.

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  • 74.12

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  • 55

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  • 8.27

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  • 3.40

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Among singers, Bonnie Tyler ranks 74 out of 3,541Before her are Anna Magdalena Bach, Ian Gillan, Billie Holiday, Johnny Hallyday, Florence Foster Jenkins, and Karel Gott. After her are Fairuz, Miriam Makeba, Amália Rodrigues, Steven Tyler, Nancy Sinatra, and Bing Crosby.

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Among people born in 1951, Bonnie Tyler ranks 14Before her are Louis van Gaal, Kurt Russell, Anatoly Karpov, Stellan Skarsgård, Mohamed Morsi, and Santiago Calatrava. After her are Romina Power, Michael Keaton, Ayman al-Zawahiri, Claudio Ranieri, Paul Breitner, and Mark Hamill.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Bonnie Tyler ranks 397 out of 6,924Before her are Richard Wright (1943), William Laud (1573), Philip Larkin (1922), Henry Hudson (1570), Francis William Aston (1877), and Rudolf Abel (1903). After her are Angus Young (1955), Joshua Reynolds (1723), Æthelred I, King of Wessex (837), Frank Whittle (1907), George Paget Thomson (1892), and James I of Scotland (1394).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Bonnie Tyler ranks 11Before her are Joe Cocker (1944), Phil Collins (1951), Marianne Faithfull (1946), Rod Stewart (1945), George Michael (1963), and Ian Gillan (1945). After her are Robert Plant (1948), Morrissey (1959), Kate Bush (1958), Peter Gabriel (1950), Annie Lennox (1954), and Bruce Dickinson (1958).

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