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Garth Brooks

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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 12,270,221 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia. Garth Brooks is the 1,556th most popular singer (up from 1,563rd in 2019), the 8,324th most popular biography from United States (up from 8,661st in 2019) and the 410th most popular American Singer.

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  • 43.86

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  • 42

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Garth Brooks ranks 1,556 out of 3,528Before him are Dan Reynolds, Taeyeon, Olga Jackowska, Alaska, K. J. Yesudas, and Tennessee Ernie Ford. After him are Ricardo Arjona, Gerard Joling, Zazie, Mika Nakashima, Anahí, and Magic Sam.

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Among people born in 1962, Garth Brooks ranks 293Before him are Laura San Giacomo, Richard Taylor, Jean-Pierre Bemba, Esai Morales, Amy Yasbeck, and Andrei Panin. After him are François Delecour, Tomoyasu Hotei, Rob Morrow, Eamonn Walker, Štefan Füle, and Sophie Muller.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Garth Brooks ranks 8,324 out of 18,182Before him are Michael Patrick King (1954), Bruce Bennett (1906), James Gammon (1940), Tennessee Ernie Ford (1919), Randy Edelman (1947), and Billy Brown (1970). After him are Robert Burks (1909), Shari Headley (1964), Sammy Cahn (1913), Alexander Berzin (1944), Chace Crawford (1985), and Stuart Davis (1892).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Garth Brooks ranks 410Before him are Lyle Lovett (1957), Kim Deal (1961), Alan Jackson (1958), Joe Jonas (1989), Dan Reynolds (1987), and Tennessee Ernie Ford (1919). After him are Magic Sam (1937), Marty Robbins (1925), Sonny Terry (1911), Emma Abbott (1850), Mark Murphy (1932), and Lawrence Tibbett (1896).

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