Elvis Costello

1954 - Today

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Declan Patrick MacManus OBE (born 25 August 1954), known professionally as Elvis Costello, is an English singer-songwriter and record producer. He has won multiple awards in his career, including Grammy Awards in 1999 and 2020, and has twice been nominated for the Brit Award for Best British Male Artist. In 2003, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elvis Costello has received more than 7,713,083 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Elvis Costello is the 479th most popular musician (up from 515th in 2019), the 1,574th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,611th in 2019) and the 88th most popular British Musician.

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  • 7.7M

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  • 65.40

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 44

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.61

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Elvis Costello ranks 479 out of 2,675Before him are Antonio Bazzini, Krystian Zimerman, Dennis Wilson, Riccardo Cocciante, Captain Beefheart, and Wendy Carlos. After him are Jacques Loussier, Alvin Lee, Rick Astley, Alan Walker, Klaus Voormann, and Carla Bley.

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Among people born in 1954, Elvis Costello ranks 88Before him are Cindy Sherman, Kailash Satyarthi, Juande Ramos, Marco Tardelli, Dieter Müller, and Katsuhiro Otomo. After him are Mordechai Vanunu, Nguyễn Xuân Phúc, Oscar, Prince Ernst August of Hanover, Al Di Meola, and Joey DeMaio.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Elvis Costello ranks 1,574 out of 6,924Before him are Elizabeth Siddal (1829), Elizabeth Hurley (1965), Sam Worthington (1976), Roger Byrne (1929), Paul Scholes (1974), and William Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland (1738). After him are Eileen Atkins (1934), Prince William, Duke of Gloucester (1689), Kate Sheppard (1848), Alvin Lee (1944), Owain Glyndŵr (1359), and Rick Astley (1966).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Elvis Costello ranks 88Before him are Julian Bream (1933), Stevie Young (1956), Donovan (1946), Glenn Tipton (1947), Steve Hackett (1950), and Tony Sheridan (1940). After him are Alvin Lee (1944), Rick Astley (1966), Alan Walker (1997), Jeff Lynne (1947), Rick Wakeman (1949), and Robert Smith (1959).

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