Bryan Adams

1959 - Today

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Bryan Guy Adams (born November 5, 1959) is a Canadian singer-songwriter, musician, record producer, and photographer. He is estimated to have sold between 75 million and more than 100 million records and singles worldwide, placing him on the list of best-selling music artists. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bryan Adams has received more than 11,835,010 page views. His biography is available in 78 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 74 in 2019). Bryan Adams is the 135th most popular singer (down from 118th in 2019), the 33rd most popular biography from Canada (down from 31st in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Canadian Singer.

Bryan Adams is most famous for his songs "Summer of '69" and "Everything I Do (I Do It For You)."

Memorability Metrics

  • 12M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 63.51

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 78

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.60

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.33

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Bryan Adams ranks 135 out of 4,381Before him are Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, Nancy Sinatra, Thomas Anders, Grace Jones, Bing Crosby, and Annie Lennox. After him are Falco, Marie-Louise O'Murphy, Manu Chao, Georges Moustaki, Maria Malibran, and John Lee Hooker.

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Among people born in 1959, Bryan Adams ranks 17Before him are Evo Morales, Alberto Fernández, Luciano Spalletti, Boris Nemtsov, Hugh Laurie, and Maurizio Sarri. After him are Magic Johnson, Bernd Schuster, Mauricio Macri, Ali Bongo Ondimba, Sean Bean, and Ken Watanabe.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Bryan Adams ranks 33 out of 1,622Before him are Neil Peart (1952), Pierre Trudeau (1919), William Shatner (1931), Pamela Anderson (1967), Richard E. Taylor (1929), and Ralph M. Steinman (1943). After him are Robert Mundell (1932), Dan Aykroyd (1952), René Angélil (1942), Arthur B. McDonald (1943), Bertram Brockhouse (1918), and Oswald Avery (1877).

Among SINGERS In Canada

Among singers born in Canada, Bryan Adams ranks 2Before him are Celine Dion (1968). After him are Drake (1986), Paul Anka (1941), Mylène Farmer (1961), Denny Doherty (1940), Justin Bieber (1994), Shania Twain (1965), Shawn Mendes (1998), Nelly Furtado (1978), Alanis Morissette (1974), and Michael Bublé (1975).