Dr. Alban

1957 - Today

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Alban Uzoma Nwapa (born 26 August 1957), better known by his stage name Dr. Alban, is a Nigerian-Swedish recording artist and producer with his own record label, Dr. Records. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dr. Alban has received more than 711,074 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Dr. Alban is the 212th most popular musician (down from 193rd in 2019), the 4th most popular biography from Nigeria (down from 2nd in 2019) and the most popular Musician.

Dr. Alban is most famous for his worldwide hit "It's My Life" and "Sing Hallelujah."

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  • 710k

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  • 60.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Dr. Alban ranks 212 out of 2,662Before him are Dinu Lipatti, Klaus Nomi, Dolores O'Riordan, Snoop Dogg, Lenny Kravitz, and Bill Haley. After him are Pete Townshend, Duff McKagan, Lucio Dalla, John Cale, J. J. Cale, and Leslie Cheung.

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Among people born in 1957, Dr. Alban ranks 27Before him are Steve Buscemi, Carole Bouquet, Falco, Ofra Haza, Paul Kagame, and Richard E. Grant. After him are Ai Weiwei, Kelly McGillis, Rumiko Takahashi, Rinat Dasayev, Theo van Gogh, and Cesare Prandelli.

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In Nigeria

Among people born in Nigeria, Dr. Alban ranks 4 out of 236Before him are Hugo Weaving (1960), Wole Soyinka (1934), and Muhammadu Buhari (1942). After him are Chinua Achebe (1930), Fela Kuti (1938), Sade (1959), Usman dan Fodio (1754), Olaudah Equiano (1745), Hakeem Olajuwon (1963), Olusegun Obasanjo (1937), and Jay-Jay Okocha (1973).

Among MUSICIANS In Nigeria

Among musicians born in Nigeria, Dr. Alban ranks 1After him are Fela Kuti (1938) and Tony Allen (1940).

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