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Shim Chang-min (Korean: 심창민; Hanja: 沈昌珉; born February 18, 1988), also known by his stage name Max Changmin (최강창민; Choegang Changmin) or simply as Max, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, actor, and a member of the pop duo TVXQ. Born and raised in Seoul, South Korea, Changmin was scouted by an SM Entertainment talent agent when he was fourteen years old. He made his debut as TVXQ's youngest member in December 2003.Fluent in both Korean and Japanese, Changmin has achieved commercial success throughout Asia as the main vocalist of TVXQ. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Changmin has received more than 947,950 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Changmin is the 1,741st most popular singer (up from 2,004th in 2019), the 313th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 98th in 2019) and the 36th most popular South Korean Singer.

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  • 950k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.38

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Changmin ranks 1,741 out of 3,541Before him are Jon Nödtveidt, Becky G, Kim Junsu, Bebe Rexha, Justin Hayward, and Ray Gillen. After him are K.d. lang, Josh Groban, DJ Yella, Natalie Horler, Momo Hirai, and Claes-Göran Hederström.

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Among people born in 1988, Changmin ranks 121Before him are Max Kruse, Tori Black, Steven R. McQueen, Tyler Joseph, Tarjei Bø, and Taison. After him are Adam Lallana, Ok Taec-yeon, Marcel Kittel, Wilfried Bony, He Pingping, and Jeffrén Suárez.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Changmin ranks 313 out of 774Before him are Harisu (1975), Kim Rae-won (1981), Kim Junsu (1986), Xiumin (1990), Oh Se-hoon (1961), and Go Ara (1990). After him are Ok Taec-yeon (1988), Park Chu-young (1985), Jim Lee (1964), Jeon Mi-seon (1970), Yuna Kim (1990), and Lee Yo-won (1980).

Among SINGERS In South Korea

Among singers born in South Korea, Changmin ranks 36Before him are Park Hyung-sik (1991), Gary (1978), Cho Kyu-hyun (1988), Yunho (1986), Eunhyuk (1986), and Kim Junsu (1986). After him are Kangin (1985), Shindong (1985), Lee Sung-min (1986), Jeongyeon (1996), Lee Tae-yong (1995), and CL (1991).