Kurt Elling

1967 - Today

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Kurt Elling (born November 2, 1967) is an American jazz singer and songwriter. Born in Chicago, Illinois, and raised in Rockford, Elling became interested in music through his father, who was Kapellmeister at a Lutheran church. He sang in choirs and played musical instruments. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kurt Elling has received more than 281,119 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Kurt Elling is the 2,436th most popular singer (up from 2,474th in 2019), the 12,499th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,602nd in 2019) and the 712th most popular American Singer.

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  • 280k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.41

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.47

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.88

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Kurt Elling ranks 2,436 out of 3,541Before him are Yelawolf, Veronica Maggio, Birgit Õigemeel, Mary Black, Koit Toome, and Krassimir Avramov. After him are Gabriella Cilmi, MakSim, Blas Cantó, Ziynet Sali, Deen, and Brad Paisley.

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Among people born in 1967, Kurt Elling ranks 527Before him are Makoto Teguramori, Jacek Zieliński, Philippe Poutou, Valentine Strasser, Michael Morhaime, and Nicole Uphoff. After him are Brian Michael Bendis, Hiroaki Matsuyama, Hubert Fournier, Artashes Minasian, Sérgio Soares, and Alf Poier.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kurt Elling ranks 12,499 out of 15,968Before him are Charlie Crist (1956), Michael Morhaime (1967), Muriel Bowser (1972), Brandy Aniston (1984), Nate McMillan (1964), and Ralph Beard (1927). After him are Claire Dodd (1911), Joe Johnson (1981), Brian Michael Bendis (1967), Paul Ginsparg (1955), Bryan Fuller (1969), and Nolan Gould (1998).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Kurt Elling ranks 712Before him are Joel Madden (1979), Madison Beer (1999), Obie Trice (1977), Tony Yayo (1978), Talib Kweli (1975), and Yelawolf (1979). After him are Brad Paisley (1972), Nate Ruess (1982), Josh Ritter (1976), Jesse McCartney (1987), Yaki Kadafi (1977), and Scott Stapp (1973).