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Drake

1986 - Today

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Aubrey Drake Graham ( aw-BREE; born October 24, 1986) is a Canadian rapper, singer, and actor. An influential figure in contemporary popular music, Drake has been credited for popularizing singing and R&B sensibilities in hip hop. Gaining recognition by starring as Jimmy Brooks in the CTV teen drama series Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001–08), Drake pursued a career in music releasing his debut mixtape Room for Improvement in 2006; he released the mixtapes Comeback Season (2007) and So Far Gone (2009) before signing with Young Money Entertainment.Drake's first three albums, Thank Me Later (2010), Take Care (2011) and Nothing Was the Same (2013), were all critical successes and propelled him to the forefront of hip hop. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Drake has received more than 2,816,444 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 64 in 2019). Drake is the 195th most popular singer (up from 211th in 2019), the 52nd most popular biography from Canada (up from 55th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Singer.

Drake is most famous for his music, which is a mix of rap and R&B.

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  • 2.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 60.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 69

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 14.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.43

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Drake ranks 195 out of 3,528Before him are George Benson, Etta James, Franco Corelli, Marie-Louise O'Murphy, Astrud Gilberto, and Petula Clark. After him are Udo Jürgens, Sam Cooke, Mariska Veres, Lara Fabian, Mario Del Monaco, and Chavela Vargas.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1986, Drake ranks 5Before him are Lady Gaga, Usain Bolt, Rafael Nadal, and Shia LaBeouf. After him are Sergio Ramos, Manuel Neuer, Megan Fox, Mario Mandžukić, Robert Pattinson, Olivier Giroud, and Keylor Navas.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Drake ranks 52 out of 1,350Before him are Ryan Reynolds (1976), Carrie-Anne Moss (1967), Charles Taylor (1931), Elizabeth Arden (1878), Geneviève Bujold (1942), and Arthur B. McDonald (1943). After him are Ralph M. Steinman (1943), James Randi (1928), Donald O. Hebb (1904), William Vickrey (1914), Pamela Anderson (1967), and Glenn Ford (1916).

Among SINGERS In Canada

Among singers born in Canada, Drake ranks 4Before him are Celine Dion (1968), Bryan Adams (1959), and Paul Anka (1941). After him are Mylène Farmer (1961), Justin Bieber (1994), Denny Doherty (1940), Shania Twain (1965), Nelly Furtado (1978), Shawn Mendes (1998), Michael Bublé (1975), and Alanis Morissette (1974).

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