Duane Eddy

1938 - Today

Duane Eddy

Duane Eddy (born April 26, 1938) is an American guitarist. In the late 1950s and early 1960s, he had a string of hit records produced by Lee Hazlewood, which were noted for their characteristically "twangy" sound, including "Rebel-'Rouser", "Peter Gunn", and "Because They're Young". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Duane Eddy has received more than 808,435 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,050th most popular musician.

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  • 810k

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  • 46.13

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.28

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.71

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Duane Eddy ranks 1,053 out of 2,258Before him are David Cross, Matt Sorum, Horace Andy, Al Kooper, Christian Zacharias, and Hubert Sumlin. After him are Matt Bellamy, Randy Jackson, Aphex Twin, Skip James, Neil Murray, and Wynton Kelly.

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Among people born in 1938, Duane Eddy ranks 285Before him are Bart Berman, Lynn Conway, Janet Reno, Louis-Marie Billé, Carlos Monsiváis, and Urs Widmer. After him are Valentin Mankin, Barry Dennen, Klaus Hänsch, Neville Lederle, Atje Keulen-Deelstra, and Nani Bregvadze.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Duane Eddy ranks 5,031 out of 12,171Before him are Sasha Alexander (1973), Johnny "Guitar" Watson (1935), Wilson Bentley (1865), Rick Husband (1957), Stephen Collins (1947), and Charles Francis Hall (1821). After him are Damon Knight (1922), Michael McKean (1947), Randy Jackson (1961), Harry Shearer (1943), Signe Toly Anderson (1941), and William Gibson (1914).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Duane Eddy ranks 402Before him are Steven Adler (1965), Marshmello (1992), Wynton Marsalis (1961), Blind Willie Johnson (1897), Matt Sorum (1960), and Al Kooper (1944). After him are Randy Jackson (1961), Skip James (1902), Wynton Kelly (1931), Myles Kennedy (1969), Brian Setzer (1959), and Richard Marx (1963).