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Nestor Alexander Haddaway (born 9 January 1965) is a Trinidadian-German singer best known for his 1993 hit single "What Is Love", which reached number 1 in 13 countries. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Haddaway has received more than 915,758 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Haddaway is the 551st most popular singer (down from 448th in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Trinidad and Tobago and the most popular Trinidadian Singer.

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  • 920k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 63.87

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Haddaway ranks 551 out of 3,541Before him are Zaz, Rosemary Clooney, Ceca, Roza Eskenazi, Lisa, and Sayed Darwish. After him are Coolio, Pat Boone, Michel Sardou, Kim Larsen, Pink, and Al Jolson.

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Among people born in 1965, Haddaway ranks 66Before him are Stefano Pioli, Fredrik Reinfeldt, Vahide Perçin, KRS-One, Stefka Kostadinova, and Eddie Irvine. After him are Muggsy Bogues, Kevin James, Zakir Naik, Mathieu Amalric, Shania Twain, and Jon Cryer.

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In Trinidad and Tobago

Among people born in Trinidad and Tobago, Haddaway ranks 2 out of 56Before him are V. S. Naipaul (1932). After him are Nicki Minaj (1982), George Maxwell Richards (1931), Billy Ocean (1950), Paula-Mae Weekes (1958), Dwight Yorke (1971), Edmundo Ros (1910), Stokely Carmichael (1941), Steven Pressfield (1943), Michael Fisher (1931), and Imran N. Hosein (1942).

Among SINGERS In Trinidad and Tobago

Among singers born in Trinidad and Tobago, Haddaway ranks 1After him are Nicki Minaj (1982), Billy Ocean (1950), Edmundo Ros (1910), and Heather Headley (1974).

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