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Dan Hartman

1950 - 1994

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Daniel Earl Hartman (December 8, 1950 – March 22, 1994) was an American rock musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter and original frontman for several bands, including The Soploids, Mak and the Turnarounds, Our Wringer, Last Wing, and Orion. Among songs he wrote and recorded were "Free Ride" as a member of the Edgar Winter Group, and the solo hits "Relight My Fire", "Instant Replay", "I Can Dream About You", "We Are the Young" and "Second Nature". "I Can Dream About You", his most successful song, reached No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dan Hartman has received more than 1,548,800 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Dan Hartman is the 1,359th most popular musician (up from 1,589th in 2019), the 6,788th most popular biography from United States (up from 7,982nd in 2019) and the 523rd most popular American Musician.

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  • 20

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  • 3.32

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Among musicians, Dan Hartman ranks 1,359 out of 2,662Before him are Bart Berman, Skip James, Chuck Mangione, Jay Kay, Buddy DeFranco, and Matthias Reim. After him are Esbjörn Svensson, Dizzy Reed, Hugh Masekela, John Dolmayan, Sébastien Izambard, and Jolin Tsai.

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Among people born in 1950, Dan Hartman ranks 342Before him are Arianna Huffington, Gary Locke, Mauro Bellugi, Kate Nelligan, Susan George, and Maricica Puică. After him are Ronny Yu, Frank Silva, Rowan Williams, Héctor Baley, Guy Drut, and Kurt Jara. Among people deceased in 1994, Dan Hartman ranks 230Before him are Roger Bocquet, Willem Jacob Luyten, József Háda, William Wilson Morgan, Patrick O'Neal, and Ladislav Fuks. After him are Richard Scarry, Helena Rasiowa, Roberto Goyeneche, Ștefan Dobay, Bruno Pezzey, and Rudolf Raftl.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dan Hartman ranks 6,788 out of 18,182Before him are Randall Wallace (1949), David Peoples (1940), Wayne Newton (1942), Johnny Mathis (1935), David Selby (1941), and Kane Hodder (1955). After him are Khandi Alexander (1957), Jacqueline Logan (1904), George Herbig (1920), Frank Silva (1950), Dominique Dunne (1959), and Lea Michele (1986).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Dan Hartman ranks 523Before him are Duane Eddy (1938), Utada Hikaru (1983), Tony Carey (1953), Skip James (1902), Chuck Mangione (1940), and Buddy DeFranco (1923). After him are Dizzy Reed (1963), Timothy B. Schmit (1947), Darryl Jones (1961), Janis Ian (1951), Shawn Crahan (1969), and Vinny Appice (1957).