Demet Akalın

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Demet Akalın (born 23 April 1972) is a Turkish singer and former model. Thanks to the popular songs she has released since the middle of the 2000s, she has become one of the most recognizable names of Turkish pop music. Akalın, who was born in Gölcük, Kocaeli, initially decided to pursue a career in modeling and started working as a model for Neşe Erberk's agency. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Demet Akalın has received more than 136,886 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Demet Akalın is the 1,633rd most popular singer (down from 1,387th in 2019), the 1,001st most popular biography from Turkey and the 20th most popular Turkish Singer.

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  • 140k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.16

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Demet Akalın ranks 1,633 out of 3,541. Before her are Redfoo, Benjamin Biolay, Grimes, Origa, Andrea Berg, and Siti Nurhaliza. After her are Carly Rae Jepsen, Seo Kang-joon, Tony Cetinski, Tajči, Nelly, and Taeyang.

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Among people born in 1972, Demet Akalın ranks 249Before her are Concha Buika, Sergei Magnitsky, Sam Houser, Rain Phoenix, Aksel V. Johannesen, and Maya Rudolph. After her are Nick Frost, Leila Hatami, Capone, Khary Payton, Lola Pagnani, and Meng Wanzhou.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Demet Akalın ranks 1,001 out of 1,128. Before her are Can Dündar (1961), Serdar Ortaç (1970), Semih Kaplanoğlu (1963), Güler Sabancı (1955), Meltem Cumbul (1969), and Ruhi Sarıalp (1924). After her are Semih Şentürk (1983), Yıldız Tilbe (1966), Songül Öden (1979), Aykut Kocaman (1965), Mehmed Uzun (1953), and Demet Özdemir (1992).

Among SINGERS In Turkey

Among singers born in Turkey, Demet Akalın ranks 20Before her are Kenan Doğulu (1974), Kayahan (1949), Mahsun Kırmızıgül (1969), Sibel Can (1970), Candan Erçetin (1963), and Serdar Ortaç (1970). After her are Yıldız Tilbe (1966), Ceza (1976), Gülşen (1976), Kâzım Koyuncu (1971), Can Bonomo (1987), and Sıla (1980).

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