Ernestine Anderson

1928 - 2016

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Ernestine Anderson (November 11, 1928 – March 10, 2016) was an American jazz and blues singer. In a career spanning more than six decades, she recorded over 30 albums. She was nominated four times for a Grammy Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ernestine Anderson has received more than 104,576 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Ernestine Anderson is the 1,925th most popular singer (down from 1,702nd in 2019), the 10,586th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,368th in 2019) and the 571st most popular American Singer.

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Among singers, Ernestine Anderson ranks 1,925 out of 3,541. Before her are Billy Bragg, Rokia Traoré, Everlast, David Ruffin, Yael Naim, and Paula Fernandes. After her are Mikael Åkerfeldt, Sammi Cheng, Camille, Tommy Nilsson, Yuri Shatunov, and Shamshad Begum.

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Among people born in 1928, Ernestine Anderson ranks 434Before her are Donald Henderson, William Kennedy, Bruce Forsyth, Tom Aldredge, Vilayat Khan, and Slade Gorton. After her are Allen Stack, Vince Edwards, Jim Rathmann, Fatima Meer, Malachi Throne, and Jackie Mason. Among people deceased in 2016, Ernestine Anderson ranks 435Before her are Balram Jakhar, Noel Neill, Donald Henderson, M. Balamuralikrishna, Jo Cox, and Joe Medicine Crow. After her are Reinhard Häfner, Bernie Worrell, Guy Clark, Pat Conroy, Sammy Lee, and Wiesław Rudkowski.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ernestine Anderson ranks 10,586 out of 15,968. Before her are Anya Taylor-Joy (1996), James Iha (1968), Bill Mumy (1954), Jane Irwin Harrison (1804), Thomas Gomez (1905), and Monte Blue (1887). After her are Randall Jarrell (1914), Tom Laughlin (1931), Jason White (1973), Erin Daniels (1973), Scott Adams (1957), and Colton Ford (1962).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Ernestine Anderson ranks 571Before her are Ray Price (1926), Meg White (1974), Nichkhun (1988), Martika (1969), Everlast (1969), and David Ruffin (1941). After her are Telma Hopkins (1948), Bob Crosby (1913), Ashanti (1980), Guy Clark (1941), Amy Grant (1960), and Bobby Helms (1933).