Debby Boone

1956 - Today

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Deborah Anne Boone (born September 22, 1956) is an American singer, author, and actress. She is best known for her 1977 hit, "You Light Up My Life", which spent ten weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and led to her winning the Grammy Award for Best New Artist the following year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Debby Boone has received more than 1,920,922 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Debby Boone is the 2,268th most popular singer (up from 2,271st in 2019), the 11,954th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,122nd in 2019) and the 664th most popular American Singer.

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  • 1.9M

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  • 50.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.62

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Debby Boone ranks 2,268 out of 3,541Before her are JoJo, Brandy Norwood, K.Will, Shiri Maimon, Sıla, and Gusttavo Lima. After her are Kasia Kowalska, Jelena Tomašević, Mayra Andrade, Jennifer Paige, Shin Won-ho, and Capleton.

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Among people born in 1956, Debby Boone ranks 514Before her are Shane Gould, Javier Sicilia, Sam Brownback, Soraya Post, Willie Banks, and Guy Maddin. After her are Tetsuro Miura, Peter Norvig, Ken Bowersox, Shamil Serikov, Graham Watson, and David Sedaris.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Debby Boone ranks 11,954 out of 15,968Before her are John Boozman (1950), Molly Sims (1973), Jewel (1974), Tamarine Tanasugarn (1977), Tim Montgomery (1975), and DeMarcus Cousins (1990). After her are Chelsea Charms (1976), Guinevere Turner (1968), Sherri Saum (1974), Joseph B. Foraker (1846), Jake Kasdan (1974), and Brian McKnight (1969).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Debby Boone ranks 664Before her are GZA (1966), Kat DeLuna (1987), Lee Greenwood (1942), Mark Arm (1962), JoJo (1990), and Brandy Norwood (1979). After her are Jennifer Paige (1973), The D.O.C. (1968), Jonathan Knight (1968), Béla Fleck (1958), Megan Thee Stallion (1995), and Rivers Cuomo (1970).