Jimmy Webb

1946 - Today

Jimmy Webb

Jimmy Layne Webb (born August 15, 1946) is an American songwriter, composer, and singer. He has written numerous platinum-selling songs, including "Up, Up and Away", "By the Time I Get to Phoenix", "Wichita Lineman", "Galveston", "The Worst That Could Happen", "All I Know", and "MacArthur Park". He has had successful collaborations with Glen Campbell, Michael Feinstein, Linda Ronstadt, the 5th Dimension, Art Garfunkel, and Richard Harris.Webb was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1986 and the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1990. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jimmy Webb has received more than 1,319,563 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,735th most popular musician.

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  • 1.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 37.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.26

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Jimmy Webb ranks 1,738 out of 2,258Before her are Lost Frequencies, Bushido, Deadmau5, Les Claypool, Jimmy Miller, and Jon Schaffer. After her are Adam Taubitz, Goldie, Robb Flynn, Joe Lovano, Randy Jackson, and Jule Styne.

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Among people born in 1946, Jimmy Webb ranks 504Before her are Jeffrey Hammond, Tony Robinson, Julie Covington, Claudette Werleigh, Ken Starr, and Aruna Irani. After her are Emily de Jongh-Elhage, Humphrey Carpenter, Nigel Hitchin, Jim Webb, Tim O'Brien, and Patrick Manning.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jimmy Webb ranks 8,431 out of 12,171Before her are Edward Douglass White (1845), Vincent Kartheiser (1979), Sunny Lane (1980), Uzo Aduba (1981), Jon Schaffer (1968), and Dylan Minnette (1996). After her are Jon Jones (1987), Josh Gad (1981), Meg White (1974), Mary Barra (1961), Keb' Mo' (1951), and Kari Byron (1974).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Jimmy Webb ranks 690Before her are James Williamson (1949), Marin Alsop (1956), Meredith Brooks (1958), Reginald Arvizu (1969), Les Claypool (1963), and Jon Schaffer (1968). After her are Robb Flynn (1967), Joe Lovano (1952), Randy Jackson (1956), Debbie Gibson (1970), Hiro Yamamoto (1961), and Brendon Urie (1987).