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Gal Costa

1945 - Today

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Gal Costa (born Maria da Graça Costa Penna Burgos on 26 September 1945) is a Brazilian singer of popular music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gal Costa has received more than 247,853 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Gal Costa is the 432nd most popular singer (up from 488th in 2019), the 156th most popular biography from Brazil (up from 164th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Brazilian Singer.

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  • 250k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.13

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Gal Costa ranks 432 out of 3,541Before her are Gary Glitter, Randy Newman, Siw Malmkvist, Ronnie Biggs, Mia Martini, and Howlin' Wolf. After her are Solomiya Krushelnytska, Ljiljana Petrović, Limahl, Lili Ivanova, Leyla Gencer, and Giulietta Simionato.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1945, Gal Costa ranks 146Before her are Vladislav Ardzinba, Billy Drago, Jarno Saarinen, Momčilo Krajišnik, Hans-Gert Pöttering, and Bruce Spence. After her are Everett McGill, Carly Simon, Nick Simper, Robert Wyatt, Jessye Norman, and Pat Riley.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Gal Costa ranks 156 out of 1,947Before her are Oscar (1954), Aymoré Moreira (1912), Felipe Massa (1981), Thiago Silva (1984), Véra Clouzot (1913), and Maria Bueno (1939). After her are Waldemar de Brito (1913), Bartolomeu de Gusmão (1685), Zózimo (1932), Gisele Bündchen (1980), Milton Nascimento (1942), and Antônio Carlos Gomes (1836).

Among SINGERS In Brazil

Among singers born in Brazil, Gal Costa ranks 5Before her are Roberto Carlos (1941), Astrud Gilberto (1940), Elis Regina (1945), and Loalwa Braz (1953). After her are Maria Bethânia (1946), Jorge Ben (1942), Luiz Gonzaga (1912), Naná Vasconcelos (1944), Michel Teló (1981), Beth Carvalho (1946), and Flora Purim (1942).

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