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Keigo Oyamada (小山田 圭吾, Oyamada Keigo, born January 27, 1969), also known by his moniker Cornelius (CORNELIUS(コーネリアス), Kōneriasu), is a Japanese musician and producer who co-founded Flipper's Guitar, an influential Shibuya-kei band, and subsequently embarked on a solo career. In 1997, he released the album Fantasma, which landed him praise from American music critics, who called him a "modern-day Brian Wilson" or the "Japanese Beck". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cornelius has received more than 127,672 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Cornelius is the 2,141st most popular musician, the 1,568th most popular biography from Japan and the 34th most popular Japanese Musician.

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  • 130k

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  • 51.83

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Cornelius ranks 2,141 out of 2,675Before her are Faust, Fat Mike, José González, Bruce Fairbairn, Pat O'Brien, and Slim Dusty. After her are Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Nocturno Culto, Frank Iero, Andy Bell, Aaron Burckhard, and John Dankworth.

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Among people born in 1969, Cornelius ranks 489Before her are Phil Masinga, Tomas N'evergreen, Jörg Roßkopf, Roger Cross, Kasey Keller, and Birdman. After her are Hideki Noda, Sajid Javid, Anatoli Ivanishin, Stephan Eberharter, Youri Mulder, and Jörg Müller.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Cornelius ranks 1,568 out of 5,560Before her are Yoshihiro Tajiri (1970), Tsuru Morimoto (1970), Osamu Maeda (1965), Katsuo Kanda (1966), Aya Ueto (1985), and Harue Sato (1976). After her are Hiroshi Kobayashi (1959), Hideki Noda (1969), Sayaka Ohara (1975), Aya Hirano (1987), Kota Yoshihara (1978), and Hitoshi Sogahata (1979).

Among MUSICIANS In Japan

Among musicians born in Japan, Cornelius ranks 34Before her are Tsunku (1968), Yasunori Mitsuda (1972), Pata (1965), Midori (1971), Heath (1968), and Jin Akanishi (1984). After her are Mai Kuraki (1982), Takahiro Moriuchi (1988), Ai Otsuka (1982), Kento Masuda (1973), Kamijo (1975), and Ben Shepherd (1968).

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