Daron Malakian

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Daron Vartan Malakian (born July 18, 1975) is an Armenian-American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is best known as the guitarist, songwriter and second vocalist of metal band System of a Down, and as the lead vocalist, lead guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, and songwriter of Scars on Broadway. Malakian is known for his distinctive playing and is ranked 47th in Loudwire's list of "Top 50 Hard Rock + Metal Guitarists of All Time" and number 11 in MusicRadar's poll "The 20 Greatest Metal Guitarists Ever". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daron Malakian has received more than 2,268,323 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Daron Malakian is the 851st most popular musician (down from 730th in 2019), the 4,256th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,528th in 2019) and the 304th most popular American Musician.

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Among musicians, Daron Malakian ranks 851 out of 2,675Before him are Albert Collins, Harold Faltermeyer, Zino Francescatti, Johnny Clegg, Paul Kantner, and Krist Novoselic. After him are Daevid Allen, Michael Brecker, Ray Barretto, Noel Redding, Michael Weikath, and Chaka Khan.

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Among people born in 1975, Daron Malakian ranks 52Before him are İlhan Mansız, Cécile de France, Giovanni van Bronckhorst, Míchel Salgado, Jamie Oliver, and Taika Waititi. After him are Natalie Imbruglia, Igor Dodon, Denys Shmyhal, Marc-Vivien Foé, Michael Bublé, and Paula Patton.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Daron Malakian ranks 4,256 out of 15,968Before him are Marlon Jackson (1957), Charles Doolittle Walcott (1850), Zooey Deschanel (1980), Krist Novoselic (1965), Evelyn Nesbit (1884), and Carey Lowell (1961). After him are Newt Gingrich (1943), Michael Brecker (1949), Brian Austin Green (1973), A. Merritt (1884), Val Valentino (1956), and Jude Ciccolella (1947).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Daron Malakian ranks 304Before him are Zakk Wylde (1967), John Lurie (1952), Louis Jordan (1908), Albert Collins (1932), Paul Kantner (1941), and Krist Novoselic (1965). After him are Michael Brecker (1949), Ray Barretto (1929), Chaka Khan (1953), Ralph Kirkpatrick (1911), Benny Carter (1907), and Rahsaan Roland Kirk (1935).