Kang Daniel

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Kang Daniel (Korean: 강다니엘; commonly stylized as KANGDANIEL; born Kang Eui-geon [강의건]; December 10, 1996) is a South Korean singer-songwriter, actor, television host, and businessman who rose to fame in early 2017 as the first-place winner of the second season of reality competition series Produce 101. He is a former member of the show's resulting boy group Wanna One that, at the time, was a major power player in the K-pop industry. Following the end of Wanna One's activities as a group, Kang took a six-month hiatus from the entertainment industry and took over management of his career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kang Daniel has received more than 2,719,726 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Kang Daniel is the 2,844th most popular singer (down from 2,148th in 2019), the 708th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 463rd in 2019) and the 94th most popular South Korean Singer.

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  • 2.7M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 36.70

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Kang Daniel ranks 2,844 out of 4,381Before him are Dorofeeva, Zara, Fish Leong, BamBam, Gracie Abrams, and Regina. After him are Keri Hilson, Amanda Somerville, Kalomira, Maarja-Liis Ilus, Kim Hyo-yeon, and Sofia Jannok.

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Among people born in 1996, Kang Daniel ranks 171Before him are Lorde, Justine Braisaz, Krystsina Tsimanouskaya, Maria Bakalova, Ella Henderson, and Lili Reinhart. After him are Boulaye Dia, Valentino Lazaro, Kaitlyn Dever, Jasmine Paolini, Karolína Muchová, and Álvaro Rico.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Kang Daniel ranks 708 out of 1,128Before him are Jang Jin-young (1974), Choi Ye-na (1999), Han Ye-ri (1984), Sohyang (1978), Kahi (1980), and Jo Hyeon-woo (1991). After him are Kim Soo-nyung (1971), Kim Hyo-yeon (1989), Lee Jae-sung (1992), Kim Min-seok (1990), Na Jae-min (2000), and Cho Yi-hyun (1999).

Among SINGERS In South Korea

Among singers born in South Korea, Kang Daniel ranks 94Before him are Kim Chae-won (2000), Jang Wooyoung (1989), Kwon Nara (1991), K.Will (1981), Choi Ye-na (1999), and Sohyang (1978). After him are Kim Hyo-yeon (1989), Na Jae-min (2000), Minzy (1994), Lee Soo-young (1979), Mino (1993), and Jun Hyo-seong (1989).