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Garth Brooks

1962 - Today

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Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962) is an American country music singer and songwriter. His integration of pop and rock elements into the country genre has earned him popularity, particularly in the United States with success on the country music single and album charts, multi-platinum recordings and record-breaking live performances, while also crossing over into the mainstream pop arena.Brooks is the only artist in music history to have released nine albums that achieved diamond status in the United States (surpassing the Beatles' former record of six); those albums are Garth Brooks (diamond), No Fences (17× platinum), Ropin' the Wind (14× platinum), The Chase (diamond), In Pieces (diamond), The Hits (diamond), Sevens (diamond), Double Live (21× platinum), and The Ultimate Hits (diamond). Since 1989, Brooks has released 23 records in all, which include 13 studio albums, two live albums, three compilation albums, three Christmas albums, and four box sets, along with 77 singles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Garth Brooks has received more than 11,619,331 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Garth Brooks is the 1,567th most popular singer (down from 1,416th in 2019), the 8,676th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,218th in 2019) and the 444th most popular American Singer.

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  • 12M

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  • 55.57

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 42

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.48

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.00

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Garth Brooks ranks 1,567 out of 3,541Before him are Alejandro Fernández, Andrea Corr, Doc Pomus, Tony Kakko, Joji, and Martin Solveig. After him are Dulce María, Chris Barnes, Jonathan Richman, Kendrick Lamar, Geoffrey Oryema, and Seo Taiji.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1962, Garth Brooks ranks 311Before him are Andrei Panin, Chris Botti, Eamonn Walker, Anatoliy Serdyukov, François Delecour, and Kenneth Lonergan. After him are Aida Turturro, Bernd Lucke, Jeff Garlin, Polly Samson, Tomoyasu Asaoka, and Carlinhos Brown.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Garth Brooks ranks 8,676 out of 15,968Before him are Andy Stanfield (1927), Armen Alchian (1914), Baby Dodds (1898), Shelley Lubben (1968), Edward Everett Horton (1886), and Bill Prady (1960). After him are Jeffrey Williams (1958), Debra Hill (1950), Chris Barnes (1967), Regina Hall (1970), Aida Turturro (1962), and Bob Gibson (1935).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Garth Brooks ranks 444Before him are Ellen Greene (1951), P. P. Arnold (1946), David Miller (1973), LaVern Baker (1929), Jackie DeShannon (1941), and Doc Pomus (1925). After him are Chris Barnes (1967), Jonathan Richman (1951), Kendrick Lamar (1987), Porter Wagoner (1927), Mississippi Fred McDowell (1906), and Johnny Ace (1929).

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