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MUSICIAN

Kayhan Kalhor

1963 - Today

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Kayhan Kalhor (Persian: کیهان کلهر, Kurdish: کەیھان کەڵھوڕ, romanized: Keyhan Kelhur, born 24 November 1964) is an Iranian-Kurdish kamancheh and setar player and vocal composer. He has received three Grammy Award for Best Traditional World Music Album nominations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kayhan Kalhor has received more than 199,203 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Kayhan Kalhor is the 2,084th most popular musician (down from 1,892nd in 2019), the 385th most popular biography from Iran (down from 340th in 2019) and the most popular Iranian Musician.

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  • 200k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 40.01

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.05

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Kayhan Kalhor ranks 2,084 out of 2,662Before him are Devendra Banhart, Mike Garson, Cornelius, Tony Alva, Ian Mosley, and Simon Webbe. After him are Tina Brooks, Danny Kirwan, John Holt, Vitalic, Macy Gray, and Gabriela Montero.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1963, Kayhan Kalhor ranks 475Before him are Srđan Dragojević, Lars Elstrup, Laurell K. Hamilton, Stefan Pettersson, Joel Osteen, and Jan Zahradil. After him are Mohamed Hussein Roble, Ian Brown, Hennadiy Avdyeyenko, Biagio Antonacci, Les Claypool, and Alexandra Silk.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Kayhan Kalhor ranks 385 out of 528Before him are Masoumeh Ebtekar (1960), Abd al-Samad (1500), Shohreh (1959), Safdar Jang (1708), Hossein Rezazadeh (1978), and Javad Nekounam (1980). After him are Reza Hosseini Nassab (1960), Mostafa Zamani (1982), Khodadad Azizi (1971), Gholam Hossein Mazloumi (1950), Alireza Jahanbakhsh (1993), and Esfandiar Rahim Mashaei (1960).

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Among MUSICIANS In Iran

Among musicians born in Iran, Kayhan Kalhor ranks 1After him are Shahin Najafi (1980) and Salim Ghazi Saeedi (1981).