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Eazy-E

1964 - 1995

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Eric Lynn Wright (September 7, 1964 – March 26, 1995), known professionally as Eazy-E, was an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, and entrepreneur who propelled West Coast rap and gangsta rap by leading the group N.W.A and its label, Ruthless Records, pushing the boundaries of lyrical content. Born and raised in Compton, California, Wright had several legal troubles before founding Ruthless in 1987. After a short solo career with frequent collaboration with Ice Cube and Dr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eazy-E has received more than 26,880,542 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 44 in 2019). Eazy-E is the 370th most popular singer (down from 349th in 2019), the 2,293rd most popular biography from United States (down from 2,019th in 2019) and the 120th most popular American Singer.

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  • 27M

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  • 66.14

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.40

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Eazy-E ranks 370 out of 3,541Before him are Facundo Cabral, André Claveau, Lisa Marie Presley, Carlo Bergonzi, Karen Carpenter, and Tino Rossi. After him are Agnes Baltsa, Manuel García, Rubén Blades, Chris Brown, Pinetop Perkins, and Alizée.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1964, Eazy-E ranks 54Before him are Bridget Fonda, Gianluca Vialli, David Woodard, Matt Dillon, Paul Landers, and Marisa Tomei. After him are Teri Hatcher, Lars Løkke Rasmussen, Alexandra, Countess of Frederiksborg, Tracy Chapman, Magnús Scheving, and Abedi Pele. Among people deceased in 1995, Eazy-E ranks 77Before him are Mehdi Bazargan, Chen Yun, Eileen Chang, Alfred Eisenstaedt, Georges J. F. Köhler, and James Herriot. After him are Krešimir Ćosić, Srinagarindra, Madalyn Murray O'Hair, Sicco Mansholt, Princess Caroline-Mathilde of Denmark, and Kingsley Amis.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eazy-E ranks 2,293 out of 15,968Before him are Eddie Fisher (1928), Karen Carpenter (1950), Ellison Onizuka (1946), Van Heflin (1908), Carolyn Jones (1930), and Olympia Dukakis (1931). After him are John G. Thompson (1932), Sam Rockwell (1968), Bernard Malamud (1914), Ub Iwerks (1901), Christa McAuliffe (1948), and Larry Scott (1938).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Eazy-E ranks 120Before him are Joe Lynn Turner (1951), Kim Carnes (1945), Mariah Carey (1969), Chubby Checker (1941), Lisa Marie Presley (1968), and Karen Carpenter (1950). After him are Chris Brown (1989), Pinetop Perkins (1913), Frankie Valli (1934), Lee Hazlewood (1929), Marc Anthony (1968), and Janet Jackson (1966).