Grace Jones

1948 - Today

Grace Jones

Grace Beverly Jones (born 19 May 1948) is a Jamaican model, singer, songwriter, record producer and actress. In 1999, Jones ranked 82nd on VH1's 100 Greatest Women of Rock and Roll, and in 2008, she was honored with a Q Idol Award. Jones influenced the cross-dressing movement of the 1980s and has been an inspiration for artists including Annie Lennox, Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Solange, Lorde, Róisín Murphy, Brazilian Girls, Nile Rodgers, Santigold, and Basement Jaxx. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Grace Jones has received more than 7,417,060 page views. Her biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 139th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 7.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.33

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.66

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Grace Jones ranks 139 out of 3,001Before her are Gloria Gaynor, Bryan Adams, Annie Lennox, Etta James, Maria Malibran, and Enya. After her are Jenny Lind, Suzi Quatro, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Nina Hagen, Tony Bennett, and Ofra Haza.

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Among people born in 1948, Grace Jones ranks 40Before her are John Bonham, Olivia Newton-John, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Tony Iommi, and William Gibson. After her are Ian McEwan, Powers Boothe, Sven-Göran Eriksson, Bernard-Henri Lévy, Ray Kurzweil, and Ian Paice.

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In Jamaica

Among people born in Jamaica, Grace Jones ranks 3 out of 98Before her are Bob Marley (1945) and Stamford Raffles (1781). After her are Usain Bolt (1986), Peter Tosh (1944), Stuart Hall (1932), Marcus Garvey (1887), Jimmy Cliff (1948), Ben Johnson (1961), Lee "Scratch" Perry (1936), Liz Mitchell (1952), and Trevor Berbick (1954).

Among SINGERS In Jamaica

Among singers born in Jamaica, Grace Jones ranks 1After her are Jimmy Cliff (1948), Liz Mitchell (1952), Max Romeo (1944), Burning Spear (1945), Shaggy (1968), Bunny Wailer (1947), Gregory Isaacs (1951), Ini Kamoze (1957), Ky-Mani Marley (1976), Capleton (1967), and Sizzla (1976).