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Kenny G

1956 - Today

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Kenneth Bruce Gorelick (born June 5, 1956) is an American smooth jazz saxophonist. His 1986 album Duotones brought him commercial success. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kenny G has received more than 3,401,853 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 38 in 2019). Kenny G is the 623rd most popular musician (up from 669th in 2019), the 3,227th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,250th in 2019) and the 213th most popular American Musician.

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  • 3.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 63.87

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 41

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.84

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.33

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Kenny G ranks 623 out of 2,675Before him are Henri Herz, Liam Gallagher, Scott Walker, Willi Boskovsky, Bill Bruford, and Nikolai Zverev. After him are Alan Price, Steve Gadd, Alan Wilson, Link Wray, Julian Fontana, and Tim Buckley.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1956, Kenny G ranks 101Before him are Kazuyo Sejima, Horacio Cartes, Marie Colvin, Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga, Bidzina Ivanishvili, and Sebastian Coe. After him are Afric Simone, Anders Tegnell, Fernando Gomes, Trần Đại Quang, La Toya Jackson, and Georg Gänswein.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kenny G ranks 3,227 out of 15,968Before him are Hannibal Hamlin (1809), Mariska Hargitay (1964), Alexander Vandegrift (1887), Allen Garfield (1939), Reuben Fine (1914), and Mancur Olson (1932). After him are Larry Clark (1943), Horace McCoy (1897), Fernando J. Corbató (1926), Coolio (1963), Cheech Marin (1946), and Charles J. Guiteau (1841).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Kenny G ranks 213Before him are Smokey Robinson (1940), James Burton (1939), Willie Dixon (1915), Eddie Vedder (1964), Charlie Haden (1937), and Scott Walker (1943). After him are Steve Gadd (1945), Alan Wilson (1943), Link Wray (1929), Tim Buckley (1947), Charlie Christian (1916), and Scott Bradley (1891).

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