Jerry Harrison

1949 - Today

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Jeremiah Griffin Harrison (born February 21, 1949) is an American songwriter, musician, producer, and entrepreneur. He achieved fame as the keyboardist and guitarist for the new wave band Talking Heads and as an original member of the Modern Lovers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jerry Harrison has received more than 698,897 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Jerry Harrison is the 2,209th most popular musician (down from 1,960th in 2019), the 11,665th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,543rd in 2019) and the 967th most popular American Musician.

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  • 51.05

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.56

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.54

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Jerry Harrison ranks 2,209 out of 2,675Before him are Rachael Yamagata, Gabriela Montero, Julian Rachlin, Atticus Ross, Billy Sherwood, and Luka Šulić. After him are Jools Holland, Jani Liimatainen, Pete Willis, Christine and the Queens, Matt Flynn, and Amon Tobin.

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Among people born in 1949, Jerry Harrison ranks 576Before him are Robert D. Cabana, Hank Williams Jr., Pat Condell, Mitch Daniels, James S. Voss, and John Leckie. After him are Ann Veneman, Claudia Kolb, Dorothy Allison, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ann Romney, and Khil Raj Regmi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jerry Harrison ranks 11,665 out of 15,968Before him are Lisa Raymond (1973), Kevin Love (1988), Audrey Niffenegger (1963), Matt Ross (1970), Albert Brewer (1928), and Kate Nauta (1982). After him are Jenifer Lewis (1957), The Godfather (1961), John Michael Higgins (1963), Andrew Shue (1967), David Gallagher (1985), and Miles Heizer (1994).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Jerry Harrison ranks 967Before him are Debbie Cameron (1958), Joshua Redman (1969), Bill Davis (2000), André 3000 (1975), Rachael Yamagata (1977), and Billy Sherwood (1965). After him are Matt Flynn (1970), Shawn Lane (1963), Bob Bryar (1979), John Cooper (1975), John LeCompt (1973), and Will Hunt (1971).