1972 - Today


Pierre Garand (born 26 June 1972), known by his stage name Garou (a diminutive of his last name "Garand"), is a Canadian singer and actor from Sherbrooke, Québec. He is known for his work in the musical Notre-Dame de Paris (playing Quasimodo in both the original French and English casts) and the No. 1 hits "Belle", "Seul", "Sous le vent", and "La Rivière de notre enfance". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Garou has received more than 43,266 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 846th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 43k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.23

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.19

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Garou ranks 850 out of 3,001Before him are Jimmie Rodgers, Angela Gossow, Eric Carmen, Guy Béart, Bhimsen Joshi, and Lena Katina. After him are Amelita Galli-Curci, Claude Nougaro, Lauritz Melchior, Kirsti Sparboe, Carmen McRae, and LL Cool J.

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Among people born in 1972, Garou ranks 80Before him are Hermann Maier, Cat Power, Eric Dane, Severina, Alejandro Amenábar, and The Great Khali. After him are Rhea Seehorn, Takuya Kimura, Nyomi Banxxx, Timbaland, Paul Gray, and Maia Sandu.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Garou ranks 229 out of 840Before him are Hal Foster (1892), Stephen McHattie (null), Northrop Frye (1912), Philip Guston (1913), Phil Hartman (1948), and Robbie Robertson (1943). After him are Mordecai Richler (1931), Natasha Henstridge (1974), John McCrae (1872), Roger Spottiswoode (1945), Henry Clinton (1730), and Robert Borden (1854).

Among SINGERS In Canada

Among singers born in Canada, Garou ranks 15Before him are Shania Twain (1965), Nelly Furtado (1978), Alanis Morissette (1974), Jon Vickers (1926), Michael Bublé (1975), and James LaBrie (1963). After him are Terry Jacks (1944), Gordon Lightfoot (1938), Alissa White-Gluz (1985), Chad Kroeger (1974), Feist (1976), and The Weeknd (1990).

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