Ken Hensley

1945 - Today

Ken Hensley

Kenneth William David Hensley (born 24 August 1945) is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer, best known for his work with Uriah Heep during the 1970s.He wrote or co-wrote the majority of Uriah Heep's songs during this period, including the hit singles "Lady in Black" (on which he sang lead vocals), "Easy Livin'" and "Stealin'", as well as "Look at Yourself", on which he also sang lead vocals, and "Free Me". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ken Hensley has received more than 384,395 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 268th most popular musician.

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  • 380k

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  • 58.13

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.90

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Ken Hensley ranks 268 out of 2,258Before him are Lucio Dalla, Ian Stewart, Chris de Burgh, Izzy Stradlin, Dolores O'Riordan, and Johann Friedrich Franz Burgmüller. After him are Joe Zawinul, Leslie Cheung, Scott McKenzie, Narciso Yepes, Tiësto, and Maria João Pires.

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Among people born in 1945, Ken Hensley ranks 62Before him are John Lithgow, Patch Adams, John Fogerty, Carmen Maura, Pete Townshend, and George Miller. After him are Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, Bette Midler, Joseph Kosuth, Billy Drago, Micheline Calmy-Rey, and George Smoot.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ken Hensley ranks 936 out of 5,347Before him are Lady Margaret Beaufort (1443), David I of Scotland (1084), Gertrude Bell (1868), John Horton Conway (1937), Joseph Wright of Derby (1734), and Natasha Richardson (1963). After him are Rob Halford (1951), William Henry Perkin (1838), Richard Griffiths (1947), Frederick Griffith (1879), Lee Child (1954), and George Shaw (1751).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Ken Hensley ranks 57Before him are Ronnie Wood (1947), Steve Harris (1956), Brian Eno (1948), Pete Townshend (1945), Karl Jenkins (1944), and Ian Stewart (1938). After him are Keith Moon (1946), John McLaughlin (1942), Cozy Powell (1947), Cliff Williams (1949), Nicko McBrain (1952), and Billy Idol (1955).