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Brad Wilk

1968 - Today

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Bradley Joseph Wilk (born September 5, 1968) is an American musician, actor, and activist. He is best known as the drummer of the rock bands Rage Against the Machine (1991–2000; 2007–2011; 2019-present), Audioslave (2001–2007; 2017), Black Sabbath (2013), and Prophets of Rage (2016–2019). Wilk started his career as a drummer for Greta in 1990, and helped co-found Rage Against the Machine with Tom Morello and Zack de la Rocha in August 1991. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brad Wilk has received more than 1,426,319 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Brad Wilk is the 1,763rd most popular musician (down from 1,567th in 2019), the 9,024th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,577th in 2019) and the 749th most popular American Musician.

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  • 1.4M

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  • 55.10

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.42

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Brad Wilk ranks 1,763 out of 2,675Before him are Maxim, Philip Selway, Buck Owens, Hildur Guðnadóttir, Wallace Roney, and Richey Edwards. After him are Keiko Matsui, Axwell, Ringo Sheena, Gabry Ponte, Guy Berryman, and Jarvis Cocker.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1968, Brad Wilk ranks 286Before him are Jeanne Balibar, Ol' Dirty Bastard, Rica Matsumoto, Rakim, James Allison, and Akihiko Hoshide. After him are Arvind Kejriwal, Clovis Cornillac, Fernando Escartín, Bertrand Bonello, John Ajvide Lindqvist, and John Kocinski.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Brad Wilk ranks 9,024 out of 15,968Before him are Mike Godwin (1956), Jerry Trainor (1977), Adrian Pasdar (1965), Ward Kimball (1914), Wallace Roney (1960), and Charles Wallace Richmond (1868). After him are William R. Day (1849), Ellen Hansell (1869), William Cameron Townsend (1896), Andrew Young (1932), Stephen McNally (1911), and Sarah Palfrey Cooke (1912).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Brad Wilk ranks 749Before him are Adam Yauch (1964), Cherie Currie (1959), Dave Bartholomew (1918), Les Baxter (1922), Buck Owens (1929), and Wallace Roney (1960). After him are Jimmy Buffett (1946), Stone Gossard (1966), Jack Sherman (1956), Randy Weston (1926), Mia Zapata (1965), and Jack Casady (1944).