James Iha

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James Yoshinobu Iha (井葉吉伸, Iha Yoshinobu) (born March 26, 1968) is an American rock musician. He is best known as a guitarist and co-founder of the alternative rock band the Smashing Pumpkins. He was a member until the initial breakup in 2000. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Iha has received more than 1,578,456 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). James Iha is the 2,028th most popular musician (down from 1,677th in 2019), the 10,581st most popular biography from United States (down from 8,060th in 2019) and the 880th most popular American Musician.

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  • 52.90

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  • 18

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  • 2.93

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.94

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Among musicians, James Iha ranks 2,028 out of 2,675. Before him are Midori, Julian Lloyd Webber, Jónsi, Zico, Ryan Tedder, and Uri Caine. After him are Jason White, Coco Lee, John Holt, Markus Schulz, DJ Sammy, and Trentemøller.

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Among people born in 1968, James Iha ranks 381Before him are Mateja Svet, Wolfgang Tillmans, Wendi Deng Murdoch, Oumou Sangaré, Peter van Vossen, and Anky van Grunsven. After him are Oleh Luzhny, Heather Mills, Ivan Sokolov, Fabio Baldato, José Luis Sierra, and Maja Blagdan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Iha ranks 10,581 out of 15,968. Before him are Uri Caine (1956), Martin David Kruskal (1925), Arlen Specter (1930), Charles Dierkop (1936), Big Boss Man (1963), and Anya Taylor-Joy (1996). After him are Bill Mumy (1954), Jane Irwin Harrison (1804), Thomas Gomez (1905), Monte Blue (1887), Ernestine Anderson (1928), and Randall Jarrell (1914).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, James Iha ranks 880Before him are Brandon Flowers (1981), Melody Gardot (1985), Ryan Adams (1974), Glen Benton (1967), Ryan Tedder (1979), and Uri Caine (1956). After him are Jason White (1973), Billy Powell (1952), Dan Peters (1967), Joe Boyd (1942), Chuck Leavell (1952), and David Silveria (1972).

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