Clare Torry

1947 - Today

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Clare H. Torry (born 29 November 1947) is a British singer, well known for writing and performing the wordless vocals on the song "The Great Gig in the Sky" by the group Pink Floyd on their 1973 album The Dark Side of the Moon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Clare Torry has received more than 950,484 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Clare Torry is the 946th most popular singer (up from 1,007th in 2019), the 2,906th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,909th in 2019) and the 105th most popular British Singer.

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  • 950k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 60.15

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.19

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.88

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Clare Torry ranks 946 out of 3,541Before her are Linda Martin, Peaches, Diana Damrau, Arthur Brown, Xzibit, and Bunny Wailer. After her are Alain Bashung, Lizzo, Beth Hart, Billy Ocean, Claude Nougaro, and Boubacar Traoré.

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Among people born in 1947, Clare Torry ranks 340Before her are Tim Matheson, Tatiana Tarasova, Steven Holl, Betty Buckley, Miguel Ángel González Suárez, and Bunny Wailer. After her are Alain Bashung, Frank J. Tipler, Daishiro Yoshimura, Lydia Davis, Warren Clarke, and Nolan Ryan.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Clare Torry ranks 2,906 out of 6,924Before her are Brian G. Marsden (1937), David Heyman (1961), Constance Markievicz (1868), John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836), Cary Elwes (1962), and Tommy Lawrence (1940). After her are Alexander McDonnell (1798), Jimmy Hogan (1882), Lady Byron (1792), Minnie Driver (1970), Bonnie Wright (1991), and Edward Turner Bennett (1797).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Clare Torry ranks 105Before her are Tony Martin (1957), Margaret Price (1941), Mel B (1975), Ian Hunter (1939), Linda Martin (1952), and Arthur Brown (1942). After her are James Arthur (1988), Kiki Dee (1947), Annie Ross (1930), Matt Monro (1930), Jerome Flynn (1963), and Melanie C (1974).