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Marshall Bruce Mathers III (born October 17, 1972), known professionally as Eminem, is an American rapper. He is credited with popularizing hip hop in Middle America and is regarded as one of the greatest rappers of all time. His global success is considered to have broken racial barriers to the acceptance of white rappers in popular music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eminem has received more than 67,093,230 page views. His biography is available in 153 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 151 in 2019). Eminem is the 53rd most popular singer (up from 60th in 2019), the 328th most popular biography from United States (up from 408th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular American Singer.

Eminem is most famous for his rap career, where he is often considered one of the best rappers of all time. He is also a record producer, songwriter, and actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 67M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 69.22

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 153

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.39

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.92

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Page views of Eminems by language

Over the past year Eminem has had the most page views in the with 8,173,013 views, followed by Spanish (1,064,074), and Russian (948,797). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (210.47%), Korean (153.14%), and Lombard (115.02%)


Among singers, Eminem ranks 53 out of 4,381Before him are Ozzy Osbourne, Joe Dassin, Lisa Marie Presley, Andrea Bocelli, Nina Simone, and Stevie Wonder. After him are Phil Collins, José Carreras, Víctor Jara, Ella Fitzgerald, Jennifer Lopez, and Harry Nilsson.

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Among people born in 1972, Eminem ranks 5Before him are Zinedine Zidane, Ben Affleck, Cameron Diaz, and Gwyneth Paltrow. After him are Shaquille O'Neal, The Notorious B.I.G., Rivaldo, Andrzej Duda, Pavel Nedvěd, Narges Mohammadi, and Lilian Thuram.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eminem ranks 328 out of 20,380Before him are Ted Kaczynski (1942), Angelina Jolie (1975), Zachary Taylor (1784), Ezra Pound (1885), Stevie Wonder (1950), and Warren G. Harding (1865). After him are Bruce Springsteen (1949), Philip Kotler (1931), Louise Glück (1943), Robert Fulton (1765), Joe Frazier (1944), and Henry Clay (1777).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Eminem ranks 22Before him are James Brown (1933), 50 Cent (1975), Joe Dassin (1938), Lisa Marie Presley (1968), Nina Simone (1933), and Stevie Wonder (1950). After him are Ella Fitzgerald (1917), Jennifer Lopez (1969), Harry Nilsson (1941), Kurt Cobain (1967), Anthony Kiedis (1962), and Florence Foster Jenkins (1868).