David Sanborn

1945 - Today

David Sanborn

David William Sanborn (born July 30, 1945) is an American alto saxophonist. Though Sanborn has worked in many genres, his solo recordings typically blend jazz with instrumental pop and R&B. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Sanborn has received more than 539,638 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 962nd most popular musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 540k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.09

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.38

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, David Sanborn ranks 965 out of 2,258Before him are Huey Lewis, Fletcher Henderson, Kenny Burrell, Berry Gordy, Blackie Lawless, and Shavo Odadjian. After him are Prince Buster, Seasick Steve, Carmine Appice, Tyler, the Creator, Gary Peacock, and Vinnie Colaiuta.

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Among people born in 1945, David Sanborn ranks 257Before him are Connie Willis, Carlos Osoro Sierra, Nadezhda Chizhova, Jean Ragnotti, Roger Spottiswoode, and Jim Davis. After him are Dennis Nilsen, Pat Jennings, Geoff Emerick, Sandro de América, Romeo Benetti, and Gregory Olsen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Sanborn ranks 4,618 out of 12,171Before him are James Marsters (1962), Childe Hassam (1859), Frederick Law Olmsted (1822), Denver Pyle (1920), Stella Stevens (1936), and Jay Cutler (1973). After him are Michael Peña (1976), Christine Jorgensen (1926), Leigh Brackett (1915), Seasick Steve (1951), Cameron Boyce (1999), and Michael B. Jordan (1987).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, David Sanborn ranks 361Before him are Mike Mangini (1963), Huey Lewis (1950), Fletcher Henderson (1897), Kenny Burrell (1931), Berry Gordy (1929), and Blackie Lawless (1956). After him are Seasick Steve (1951), Carmine Appice (1946), Tyler, the Creator (1991), Gary Peacock (1935), Vinnie Colaiuta (1956), and Clark Terry (1920).