Christy Moore

1945 - Today

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Christopher Andrew "Christy" Moore (born 7 May 1945) is an Irish folk singer, songwriter and guitarist. He is one of the founding members of Planxty and Moving Hearts. His first album, Paddy on the Road was recorded with Dominic Behan in 1969. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christy Moore has received more than 714,916 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Christy Moore is the 1,835th most popular singer (down from 1,734th in 2019), the 301st most popular biography from Ireland (down from 271st in 2019) and the 12th most popular Irish Singer.

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  • 710k

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  • 53.65

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  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.75

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.63

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Christy Moore ranks 1,835 out of 3,541Before him are Nino de Angelo, Clyde McPhatter, Miss Kittin, A-Mei, Róisín Murphy, and Kate McGarrigle. After him are Stephen Gately, Begum Akhtar, Kathy Kirby, Craig David, Svyatoslav Vakarchuk, and Betty Everett.

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Among people born in 1945, Christy Moore ranks 470Before him are Shirley Walker, Joseph Coutts, Cliff DeYoung, Frank Hansen, Patty McCormack, and Betty Stöve. After him are Aparna Sen, Max Hastings, Amjad Ali Khan, Gülsün Sağlamer, Winston Peters, and Brewster H. Shaw.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Christy Moore ranks 301 out of 460Before him are Henry Kellett (1806), Micheál Martin (1960), John Bruton (1947), Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair (1116), Dave Allen (1936), and Róisín Murphy (1973). After him are Stephen Gately (1976), Becky Lynch (1987), Shay Given (1976), William Smith O'Brien (1803), Roddy Doyle (1958), and Damien Duff (1979).

Among SINGERS In Ireland

Among singers born in Ireland, Christy Moore ranks 12Before him are Luke Kelly (1940), Maria Doyle Kennedy (1964), Niall Horan (1993), Andrea Corr (1974), Nicky Byrne (1978), and Róisín Murphy (1973). After him are Stephen Gately (1976), Shane Filan (1979), Charlie McGettigan (1950), Glen Hansard (1970), Markus Feehily (1980), and Niamh Kavanagh (1968).

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