Hugh McDonald

1950 - Today

Hugh McDonald

Hugh John McDonald (born December 28, 1951) is an American musician who is best known for his session work and for being the current bassist and backup singer of American rock band Bon Jovi, which he joined as an unofficial member in November 1994, before becoming an official member in 2016. Before joining Bon Jovi, he was the bass guitarist for the David Bromberg Band, touring extensively worldwide and playing on many Bromberg albums. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugh McDonald has received more than 8,362 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 642nd most popular musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 8.4k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.24

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.42

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Hugh McDonald ranks 642 out of 2,258Before him are Rachid Taha, Paul Tortelier, Glenn Frey, Walter Gieseking, Willi Boskovsky, and Osvaldo Pugliese. After him are Paco Ibáñez, John Petrucci, András Schiff, Vinnie Vincent, Kid Ory, and David A. Stewart.

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Among people born in 1950, Hugh McDonald ranks 123Before him are Yuen Wah, Jan Zajíc, Neil Jordan, Juan Gabriel, Otto Pérez Molina, and William Sadler. After him are Randy Quaid, Barbara Sukowa, Miki Manojlović, Andrzej Szarmach, David Duke, and Francis Collins.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Hugh McDonald ranks 3,091 out of 12,171Before him are Cynthia Rothrock (1957), Vito Acconci (1940), Elizabeth Monroe (1768), Cicely Tyson (1924), Carolyn S. Shoemaker (1929), and Christian Slater (1969). After him are Henry Armstrong (1912), Lawrence Eagleburger (1930), Vernor Vinge (1944), Albert Ghiorso (1915), Laura Linney (1964), and Mimi Rogers (1956).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Hugh McDonald ranks 216Before him are Dennis Wilson (1944), Eric Dolphy (1928), Hal Blaine (1929), Richie Havens (1941), Erroll Garner (1923), and Glenn Frey (1948). After him are John Petrucci (1967), Vinnie Vincent (1952), Kid Ory (1886), James Burton (1939), Michael Stipe (1960), and Ron McGovney (1962).