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Ken Hirai

1972 - Today

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Ken Hirai (平井 堅, Hirai Ken, born January 17, 1972) is a Japanese R&B and pop singer. Since his debut, Hirai has worked as a model, actor, composer, lyricist, singer, and brand ambassador. During his career, Hirai has released 45 singles and nine studio albums as of January 2019. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ken Hirai has received more than 230,451 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Ken Hirai is the 1,676th most popular singer (up from 1,688th in 2019), the 1,355th most popular biography from Japan (down from 1,161st in 2019) and the 23rd most popular Japanese Singer.

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  • 230k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.84

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.36

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.86

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Ken Hirai ranks 1,676 out of 3,541Before him are Roza Rymbayeva, Cho Kyu-hyun, Bebel Gilberto, Kevin DuBrow, Roy Brown, and Darren Hayes. After him are Haha, Yıldız Tilbe, R. L. Burnside, Lena Philipsson, Malvina Reynolds, and Dani Filth.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1972, Ken Hirai ranks 258Before him are Capone, Khary Payton, Lola Pagnani, Meng Wanzhou, Claudia Pechstein, and Darren Hayes. After him are Derek Mears, Alexei Shirov, Mark Owen, DJ Ashba, Vitaly Scherbo, and Roberto Torres.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Ken Hirai ranks 1,355 out of 5,560Before him are Emiko Kubo (1966), Tomohisa Yamashita (1985), Shuji Tsurumi (1938), Katsuyuki Konishi (1973), Kenichi Suzumura (1974), and Kouta Hirano (1973). After him are Tsuyoshi Kitazawa (1968), Satoshi Miyauchi (1959), Tomoko Matsunaga (1971), Yasutaro Matsuki (1957), Kazunori Yamauchi (1967), and Jun Maeda (1975).

Among SINGERS In Japan

Among singers born in Japan, Ken Hirai ranks 23Before him are Kōji Wada (1974), Damo Suzuki (1950), Yutaka Ozaki (1965), Joji (1992), Mika Nakashima (1983), and Tomohisa Yamashita (1985). After him are Momo Hirai (1996), Tak Matsumoto (1961), Misia (1978), Koda Kumi (1982), Daimaou Kosaka (1973), and Yui (1987).