Flavor Flav

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William Jonathan Drayton Jr. (born March 16, 1959), widely known by his stage name Flavor Flav (), is an American rapper, hype man, and television personality. He co-founded the rap group Public Enemy in 1985 with Chuck D, where he was known especially for his yells of "Yeah, boyeeeeee!". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Flavor Flav has received more than 4,798,337 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Flavor Flav is the 1,514th most popular musician (down from 1,404th in 2019), the 7,571st most popular biography from United States (down from 6,743rd in 2019) and the 623rd most popular American Musician.

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  • 4.8M

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  • 57.00

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  • 32

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  • 1.90

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.73

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Among musicians, Flavor Flav ranks 1,514 out of 2,675Before him are Mark Isham, Avishai Cohen, Julieta Venegas, Jennifer Batten, Mel Tormé, and Andreas Kisser. After him are Larry Adler, Louis Walsh, Brian Bennett, Olve Eikemo, Dickey Betts, and Billy Strayhorn.

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Among people born in 1959, Flavor Flav ranks 268Before him are Glenn Morshower, Timoleón Jiménez, David Frankel, Crin Antonescu, Barbara Krause, and François Chau. After him are Ulrich Matthes, Wolfgang Rolff, Dave Coulier, Thomas Allofs, Hallgrímur Helgason, and Jayne Atkinson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Flavor Flav ranks 7,571 out of 15,968Before him are James Gunn (1938), Emma Abbott (1850), Erin Moran (1960), Dexter Jackson (1969), Guinn Smith (1920), and Charles P. Thacker (1943). After him are Larry Adler (1914), Rodney Mullen (1966), Bellamy Young (1970), Sarah Drew (1980), Dwight Howard (1985), and James Coco (1930).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Flavor Flav ranks 623Before him are Joe Bonamassa (1977), Michael McDonald (1952), Mark Isham (1951), Julieta Venegas (1970), Jennifer Batten (1957), and Mel Tormé (1925). After him are Larry Adler (1914), Dickey Betts (1943), Billy Strayhorn (1915), Billy Corgan (1967), Mike Mills (1958), and John Michael Talbot (1954).

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