Eva Cassidy

1963 - 1996

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Eva Marie Cassidy (February 2, 1963 – November 2, 1996) was an American singer and guitarist known for her interpretations of jazz, folk, and blues music, born with a powerful, emotive soprano voice. In 1992, she released her first album, The Other Side, a set of duets with go-go musician Chuck Brown, followed by the 1996 live solo album titled Live at Blues Alley. Although she had been honored by the Washington Area Music Association, she was virtually unknown outside her native Washington, D.C. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eva Cassidy has received more than 3,003,965 page views. Her biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Eva Cassidy is the 1,033rd most popular singer (down from 1,015th in 2019), the 5,774th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,423rd in 2019) and the 296th most popular American Singer.

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  • 39

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  • 4.49

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Among singers, Eva Cassidy ranks 1,033 out of 3,541. Before her are Thongchai McIntyre, Erna Berger, Dulce Pontes, Sylvester, Ayumi Hamasaki, and Caterina Caselli. After her are Natacha Atlas, Nick Carter, Marcel Amont, Masashi Tashiro, Birgit Brüel, and Aneka.

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Among people born in 1963, Eva Cassidy ranks 187Before her are Miro Cerar, John van 't Schip, Anders Frisk, Yair Lapid, Suha Arafat, and Jason Connery. After her are Zurab Zhvania, Alex Kingston, Dario Marianelli, Yann Martel, Brian Greene, and Alberigo Evani. Among people deceased in 1996, Eva Cassidy ranks 185Before her are Roger Lapébie, Wolfgang Koeppen, Jon Pertwee, Hillevi Rombin, Marin Sorescu, and José Lázaro Robles. After her are Birgit Brüel, Nnamdi Azikiwe, Zainab Biisheva, Julio César Méndez Montenegro, José dos Santos Lopes, and Alfredo Nobre da Costa.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eva Cassidy ranks 5,774 out of 15,968. Before her are Don Knotts (1924), Edith Clarke (1883), Josephine Hull (1877), Masten Gregory (1932), Alex Raymond (1909), and Harry Frankfurt (1929). After her are Dylan Baker (1959), Iwao Takamoto (1925), Sonny Clark (1931), Preston Sturges (1898), Jennifer Ehle (1969), and Chloë Grace Moretz (1997).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Eva Cassidy ranks 296Before her are Prodigy (1974), Shirley Verrett (1931), Lou Gramm (1950), Bobby Womack (1944), Lil Pump (2000), and Sylvester (1947). After her are Nick Carter (1980), Charlie Daniels (1936), Roger McGuinn (1942), Steve Lawrence (1935), Jonathan Davis (1971), and Jimi Jamison (1951).