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 Grammy Awards in 1985. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cyndi Lauper has received more than 10,051,926 page views. Her biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Cyndi Lauper is the 151st most popular musician (up from 164th in 2019), the 893rd most popular biography from United States (up from 962nd in 2019) and the 43rd most popular American Musician.

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

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  • 10M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 71.34

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 54

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Cyndi Lauper ranks 151 out of 2,675Before her are Don Cherry, Joe Hisaishi, Bono, Ludovico Einaudi, Jacqueline du Pré, and Claudio Arrau. After her are Keith Jarrett, James Hetfield, Chick Corea, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Willie Nelson, and Stan Getz.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1953, Cyndi Lauper ranks 28Before her are Peter Stormare, Nigel Mansell, Malcolm Young, Benazir Bhutto, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, and Anders Fogh Rasmussen. After her are Fatih Terim, Andrew Wiles, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Paulo Roberto Falcão, Daniel Passarella, and James Horner.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Cyndi Lauper ranks 893 out of 15,968Before her are Robert Solow (1924), John L. Hall (1934), Ray Tomlinson (1941), Richard Dean Anderson (1950), Richard Crenna (1926), and Eliot Ness (1903). After her are William P. Murphy (1892), Thomas Pynchon (1937), Keith Jarrett (1945), Willis Lamb (1913), Christopher Lambert (1957), and James Hetfield (1963).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Cyndi Lauper ranks 43Before her are Ice-T (1958), Dave Brubeck (1920), Dizzy Gillespie (1917), Herbie Hancock (1940), Quincy Jones (1933), and Don Cherry (1936). After her are Keith Jarrett (1945), James Hetfield (1963), Chick Corea (1941), Willie Nelson (1933), Stan Getz (1927), and Muddy Waters (1913).

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