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Kendrick Lamar

1987 - Today

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Kendrick Lamar Duckworth (born June 17, 1987) is an American rapper, songwriter, and record producer. He is often cited as one of the most influential rappers of his generation. Aside from his solo career, he is also a member of the hip hop supergroup Black Hippy alongside his former Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE) labelmates Ab-Soul, Jay Rock, and Schoolboy Q. Raised in Compton, California, Lamar embarked on his musical career as a teenager under the stage name K.Dot, releasing a mixtape titled Y.H.N.I.C. (Hub City Threat Minor of the Year) that garnered local attention and led to his signing with indie record label TDE. He began to gain recognition in 2010 after his first retail release, Overly Dedicated. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kendrick Lamar has received more than 23,418,516 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Kendrick Lamar is the 1,571st most popular singer (down from 1,359th in 2019), the 8,709th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,969th in 2019) and the 447th most popular American Singer.

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  • 23M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.53

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 48

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Kendrick Lamar ranks 1,571 out of 3,541Before him are Joji, Martin Solveig, Garth Brooks, Dulce María, Chris Barnes, and Jonathan Richman. After him are Geoffrey Oryema, Seo Taiji, Grethe Kausland, Karita Mattila, Ilse DeLange, and Porter Wagoner.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1987, Kendrick Lamar ranks 113Before him are Adrián, Sandro Wagner, Darren Criss, Seo In-guk, Esteban Granero, and Tarra White. After him are Eleni Foureira, T.O.P, Ivan Strinić, Jay Park, Giuseppe Rossi, and Oleksandr Usyk.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kendrick Lamar ranks 8,709 out of 15,968Before him are Susan Anspach (1942), Dan Dailey (1915), Jane Krakowski (1968), Robert Ridgway (1850), Gerald Carr (1932), and Rikishi (1965). After him are Yancy Butler (1970), Curtis Fuller (1934), Sonny Perdue (1946), Sean Michaels (1958), Julie Gibson (1913), and Daniel Chester French (1850).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Kendrick Lamar ranks 447Before him are LaVern Baker (1929), Jackie DeShannon (1941), Doc Pomus (1925), Garth Brooks (1962), Chris Barnes (1967), and Jonathan Richman (1951). After him are Porter Wagoner (1927), Mississippi Fred McDowell (1906), Johnny Ace (1929), MC Ren (1969), Eddy Arnold (1918), and Charlie Dominici (1951).

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