Chris Stapleton

1978 - Today

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Christopher Alvin Stapleton (born April 15, 1978) is an American country singer-songwriter and guitarist. Born in Kentucky, Stapleton moved to Nashville, Tennessee in 1996 to earn an engineering degree from Vanderbilt University, but dropped out to pursue a career in music. Shortly after, he signed a contract with Sea Gayle Music to write and publish his music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chris Stapleton has received more than 13,537,122 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Chris Stapleton is the 2,758th most popular musician (down from 2,622nd in 2019), the 15,698th most popular biography from United States (down from 15,008th in 2019) and the 1,148th most popular American Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 14M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 35.10

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.60

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.38

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among musicians, Chris Stapleton ranks 2,758 out of 3,175Before him are Orelsan, Peter Iwers, Baauer, Stala, Henrik Klingenberg, and Giorgi Latso. After him are Ana Rucner, Wayne Sermon, Flood, Tim McIlrath, Oliver Lake, and Tord Gustavsen.

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Among people born in 1978, Chris Stapleton ranks 614Before him are Bernd Thijs, Henrik Klingenberg, Malalai Joya, Will Estes, Giorgi Latso, and Igor Semshov. After him are Luke Kirby, Joël Epalle, Samat Smakov, Waleed al-Shehri, Shawn Crawford, and Tim McIlrath.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Chris Stapleton ranks 15,698 out of 20,380Before him are Yurizan Beltran (1986), Analeigh Tipton (1988), Christa Campbell (1972), Lark Voorhies (1974), Derrick Adkins (1970), and John Benjamin Hickey (1963). After him are Leah Dizon (1986), Harry F. Byrd Jr. (1914), Trevor Morgan (1986), Sheila Ingram (1957), Susan Misner (1971), and Steve Whitmire (1959).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Chris Stapleton ranks 1,148Before him are Albert Hammond Jr. (1980), Frank Iero (1981), Sully Erna (1968), Robert Lopez (1975), Jani Lane (1964), and Baauer (1989). After him are Wayne Sermon (1984), Tim McIlrath (1978), Oliver Lake (1942), Ani DiFranco (1970), Reggie Lucas (1953), and Jack Endino (1964).