David Allan Coe

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David Allan Coe (born September 6, 1939) is an American singer and songwriter. Coe took up music after spending much of his early life in reform schools and prisons, and first became notable for busking in Nashville. He initially played mostly in the blues style, before transitioning to country music, becoming a major part of the 1970s outlaw country scene. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Allan Coe has received more than 3,406,863 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). David Allan Coe is the 1,825th most popular singer (down from 1,659th in 2019), the 10,030th most popular biography from United States and the 539th most popular American Singer.

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  • 53.74

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  • 17

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  • 1.25

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  • 3.73

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Among singers, David Allan Coe ranks 1,825 out of 3,541Before her are Freddie Aguilar, Doda, Tiken Jah Fakoly, Vladimir Romashkin, Ian Brown, and Corey Hart. After her are Kristina Orbakaitė, Barrett Strong, Big L, Nino de Angelo, Clyde McPhatter, and Miss Kittin.

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Among people born in 1939, David Allan Coe ranks 448Before her are Nanda, Rhodri Morgan, Giuseppe Beghetto, Neil Sloane, Mary Peters, and Maury Povich. After her are Barbara Askins, Terry Paine, Mary K. Gaillard, Betty Everett, Cleavon Little, and Bill Toomey.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Allan Coe ranks 10,030 out of 15,968Before her are Paul George (1990), Ken Wahl (1954), John Burroughs (1837), Mac Wilkins (1950), Robert Ashley (1930), and Ted Demme (1963). After her are Vivian Vance (1909), Aaron Stanford (1976), Kay Lenz (1953), Dave Sheridan (1969), Robert F. Stockton (1795), and Paul Douglas (1907).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, David Allan Coe ranks 539Before her are Dave Williams (1972), Keely Smith (1928), Rob Rock (1959), Kitty Wells (1919), Fiona Apple (1977), and Black Francis (1965). After her are Barrett Strong (1941), Big L (1974), Clyde McPhatter (1932), Betty Everett (1939), Soraya (1969), and Hope Sandoval (1966).