1982 - Today


Elliot John Gleave (born 20 June 1982), better known by his stage name Example, is an English musician, singer, songwriter, rapper and record producer. His name arose due to his initials being E.G., which is an abbreviation of the Latin phrase exempli gratia ("for example").Example first found success with the release of his second studio album, Won't Go Quietly, which peaked at number four on the UK Albums Chart and peaked at number one on the UK Dance Chart. and followed his debut album "What We Made" which was heavily hip-hop influenced due to Example only knowing a hip-hop record producer at the time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Example has received more than 470,247 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,446th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 470k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 29.40

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.54

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Example ranks 2,460 out of 3,001Before him are Lacey Sturm, Pitty, Ai Takahashi, Masha Katz, E-40, and Sasha Song. After him are Too Short, Guy Sebastian, Marta Roure, Nam Woo-hyun, Pablo Ruiz, and Russian Red.

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Among people born in 1982, Example ranks 527Before him are Ryang Yong-gi, Maria Kanellis, Carlo Costly, Chris Vermeulen, José Acasuso, and Tara Lipinski. After him are Takeshi Aoki, Evan Goldberg, Giandomenico Mesto, Sandra Oxenryd, Pero Antić, and Krisztián Pars.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Example ranks 4,523 out of 5,347Before him are Charles Kennedy (1959), Gareth Evans (1980), Nicola Griffith (1960), Matthew Upson (1979), Dean Saunders (1964), and Jane Horrocks (1964). After him are Barry Hawkins (1979), Tom Heaton (1986), Dominic Solanke (1997), John Parrott (1964), Robbie Kay (1995), and Steve Nicol (1961).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Example ranks 220Before him are Jay Sean (1979), Katherine Jenkins (1980), Connie Talbot (2000), Justin Hawkins (1975), Shayne Ward (1984), and FKA Twigs (1988). After him are Ann Sophie (1990), Mutya Buena (1985), Bat for Lashes (1979), Tinie Tempah (1988), James Blake (1988), and Antony Costa (1981).