Kool G Rap

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Nathaniel Thomas Wilson (born July 20, 1968), better known by his stage name Kool G Rap (or simply G Rap), is an American rapper from Queens. He began his career in the mid-1980s as one half of the group Kool G Rap & DJ Polo and as a member of the Juice Crew. He is often cited as one of the most influential and skilled MCs of all time, and a pioneer of mafioso rap/street/hardcore content and multisyllabic rhyming. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kool G Rap has received more than 984,413 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Kool G Rap is the 2,234th most popular singer (down from 2,209th in 2019), the 11,855th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,983rd in 2019) and the 657th most popular American Singer.

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  • 980k

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  • 50.69

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Kool G Rap ranks 2,234 out of 3,541Before him are Sora Amamiya, Joci Pápai, Nipsey Hussle, Ryo Nishikido, Natasha Bedingfield, and Pastora Soler. After him are John Garcia, Elitsa Todorova, Nico, Nadia Ali, Barbara Dex, and GZA.

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Among people born in 1968, Kool G Rap ranks 478Before him are Shahbaz Bhatti, Marco Pezzaiuoli, Laurent Brochard, Ambrose Mandvulo Dlamini, Sebastian Schipper, and Dave Abbruzzese. After him are Nikolaos Kaklamanakis, Naoto Otake, Jérôme Ferrari, Bill Burr, Graeme Le Saux, and Michael S. Hopkins.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kool G Rap ranks 11,855 out of 15,968Before him are Larry Hogan (1956), Gretchen Whitmer (1971), Sophia Lillis (2002), Pamela Fryman (1959), Dave Abbruzzese (1968), and Sidney Lanier (1842). After him are Jeffrey Lieber (1969), John Garcia (1970), Reid Hoffman (1967), Dan Majerle (1965), Andrew M. Allen (1955), and Al Joyner (1960).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Kool G Rap ranks 657Before him are Carrie Underwood (1983), Teena Marie (1956), Bhad Bhabie (2003), Young Buck (1981), Young Maylay (1979), and Nipsey Hussle (1985). After him are John Garcia (1970), GZA (1966), Kat DeLuna (1987), Lee Greenwood (1942), Mark Arm (1962), and JoJo (1990).

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