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Kim Young-woon (born January 17, 1985), better known by his stage name Kangin (lit. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kangin has received more than 1,366,034 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Kangin is the 2,268th most popular singer (down from 1,995th in 2019), the 507th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 407th in 2019) and the 58th most popular South Korean Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 40.79

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.12

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Kangin ranks 2,268 out of 4,381Before him are Mildred Bailey, Heather Nova, Aram Mp3, Paula Cole, Jóhanna Guðrún Jónsdóttir, and Shin Seung-hun. After him are Calogero, Andrea, Rosanne Cash, P. P. Arnold, Jimmy Dean, and Billy Fury.

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Among people born in 1985, Kangin ranks 218Before him are Hikari Mitsushima, Shindong, Sebastian Larsson, Hamed Haddadi, Arielle Kebbel, and Deborah Ann Woll. After him are Nicolas Lombaerts, Sonequa Martin-Green, Tom Hopper, Danila Kozlovsky, Yū Aoi, and László Cseh.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Kangin ranks 507 out of 1,128Before him are Shindong (1985), Seol Ki-hyeon (1979), Choi Woo-shik (1990), Lee Yoo-mi (1994), Jin Goo (1980), and Shin Seung-hun (1966). After him are Ye Ji-won (1973), Ha Seok-ju (1968), Chaeyoung (1999), Im Soo-hyang (1990), Jang Dong-yoon (1992), and Eric Mun (1979).

Among SINGERS In South Korea

Among singers born in South Korea, Kangin ranks 58Before him are Jang Won-young (2004), Sunmi (1992), Dahyun (1998), Daesung (1989), Shindong (1985), and Shin Seung-hun (1966). After him are Chaeyoung (1999), Wendy (1994), Changmin (1988), Hani (1992), Gary (1978), and Bada (1980).