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Kyo (Japanese: 京, Hepburn: Kyō, born February 16, 1976 in Kyoto) is a Japanese musician, singer, lyricist and poet. He is best known as the vocalist and lyricist of the metal band Dir En Grey. He was formerly in a string of visual kei rock bands, with the most notable being La:Sadie's from 1995 to 1997. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kyo has received more than 53,210 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Kyo is the 2,302nd most popular singer, the 1,706th most popular biography from Japan and the 40th most popular Japanese Singer.

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  • 53k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 50.24

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.46

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Kyo ranks 2,302 out of 3,541Before him are Amel Bent, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, Frances Langford, Mac Davis, Joey Yung, and Lee Aaron. After him are Vani Jairam, Ronnie Milsap, Eda-Ines Etti, JC Chasez, Angelica Agurbash, and Vukašin Brajić.

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Among people born in 1976, Kyo ranks 428Before him are Juan Manuel Gárate, Hannu Tihinen, Kevin Rankin, Tatsuhiko Kubo, Sven Nys, and Laidback Luke. After him are Igor Astarloa, JC Chasez, Sahlene, Gabriel Iglesias, Mauro Lustrinelli, and Serhiy Arbuzov.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Kyo ranks 1,706 out of 5,560Before him are Nozomi Sasaki (1988), Tatsuhiko Kubo (1976), Hiroshi Kiyotake (1989), Satoru Mochizuki (1964), Saori Yoshida (1982), and Shinjirō Koizumi (1981). After him are Hiroshi Ohashi (1959), Takahiro Moriuchi (1988), Hiromitsu Isogai (1969), Ryuzo Morioka (1975), Shingo Katori (1977), and Yoshiyuki Matsuoka (1957).

Among SINGERS In Japan

Among singers born in Japan, Kyo ranks 40Before him are Angela Aki (1977), Sho Sakurai (1982), Sora Amamiya (1993), Ryo Nishikido (1984), Rimi Natsukawa (1973), and Kyary Pamyu Pamyu (1993). After him are Yuko Nakazawa (1973), Tomomi Kahara (1974), Sakura Miyawaki (1998), Masaki Aiba (1982), Airi Suzuki (1994), and Nanase Aikawa (1975).