Kurt Nilsen

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Kurt Erik Nilsen (born 29 September 1978) is a Norwegian pop/country singer. He won the first season of the Norwegian version of the reality television show Pop Idol, which aired on TV 2 in May 2003. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kurt Nilsen has received more than 245,016 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Kurt Nilsen is the 1,815th most popular singer (down from 1,653rd in 2019), the 418th most popular biography from Norway (down from 325th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Norwegian Singer.

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  • 250k

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  • 53.82

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.54

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Kurt Nilsen ranks 1,815 out of 3,541Before him are Shindong, Rob Rock, Natti Natasha, Kitty Wells, Tijana Dapčević, and Polina Gagarina. After him are Fiona Apple, Black Francis, Misia, Freddie Aguilar, Doda, and Tiken Jah Fakoly.

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Among people born in 1978, Kurt Nilsen ranks 233Before him are Papa Bouba Diop, Leandro Cufré, Alena Šeredová, José Mari, Carmen Kass, and Michelle Borth. After him are Misia, Yi So-yeon, Ian Anthony Dale, Kuno Becker, Hossein Rezazadeh, and Jamie Clayton.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Kurt Nilsen ranks 418 out of 735Before him are Truls Mørk (1961), Roy Khan (1970), Nils Gaup (1955), Jostein Flo (1964), Necrobutcher (1968), and Ingvar Ambjørnsen (1956). After him are Marte Olsbu Røiseland (1990), Trond Espen Seim (1971), Fenriz (1971), Frank Hansen (1945), Kari Traa (1974), and Erik Mykland (1971).

Among SINGERS In Norway

Among singers born in Norway, Kurt Nilsen ranks 22Before him are Arne Bendiksen (1926), Gaahl (1975), Grethe Kausland (1947), Liv Kristine (1976), Anne-Karine Strøm (1951), and Roy Khan (1970). After him are Maria Mena (1986), Geir Rönning (1962), Marit Larsen (1983), Espen Lind (1971), Anja Garbarek (1970), and Karoline Krüger (1970).