MUSICIAN

Cyndi Lauper

1953 - Today

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Cynthia Ann Stephanie Lauper Thornton (born June 22, 1953) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and activist. Her career has spanned over 40 years. Her album She's So Unusual (1983) was the first debut album by a female artist to achieve four top-five hits on the Billboard Hot 100—"Girls Just Want to Have Fun", "Time After Time", "She Bop", and "All Through the Night"—and earned Lauper the Best New Artist award at the 27th Annual Grammy Awards in 1985. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cyndi Lauper has received more than 11,131,029 page views. Her biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Cyndi Lauper is the 167th most popular musician (down from 151st in 2019), the 991st most popular biography from United States (down from 892nd in 2019) and the 48th most popular Musician.

Cyndi Lauper is most famous for her song "Girls Just Want to Have Fun."

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  • 11M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.20

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 56

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.59

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Cyndi Lauper ranks 167 out of 2,662Before her are Caetano Veloso, Bono, Chris Slade, Anton Diabelli, Dave Brubeck, and Björk. After her are Brian Eno, Willie Nelson, Herbie Hancock, Joni Mitchell, Nam June Paik, and Gilberto Gil.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1953, Cyndi Lauper ranks 38Before her are Malcolm Young, Manuel Pellegrini, Paulo Roberto Falcão, Andrew Wiles, Armen Sarkissian, and James Horner. After her are Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Daniel Passarella, Kitarō, Ron Jeremy, Bill Pullman, and Tess Gerritsen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Cyndi Lauper ranks 991 out of 18,182Before her are Joseph L. Mankiewicz (1909), L. Frank Baum (1856), George Dantzig (1914), Jerome Isaac Friedman (1930), Winona Ryder (1971), and Frederick Herzberg (1923). After her are Richard Thaler (1945), Vera Rubin (1928), Elliott Gould (1938), Richard Dreyfuss (1947), Willie Nelson (1933), and Herbie Hancock (1940).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Cyndi Lauper ranks 48Before her are Ritchie Valens (1941), James Hetfield (1963), Thelonious Monk (1917), Stan Getz (1927), Don Cherry (1936), and Dave Brubeck (1920). After her are Willie Nelson (1933), Herbie Hancock (1940), Keith Jarrett (1945), Chris Isaak (1956), Jerry Lee Lewis (1935), and Alicia Keys (1981).

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