Leo Sayer

1948 - Today

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Gerard Hugh "Leo" Sayer (born 21 May 1948) is an English-Australian singer-songwriter musician and entertainer whose singing career has spanned five decades. He has been an Australian citizen and resident since 2009. Sayer launched his career in the United Kingdom in the early 1970s, and he became a top singles and album act on both sides of the Atlantic in the 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leo Sayer has received more than 2,008,815 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Leo Sayer is the 1,122nd most popular singer (down from 1,067th in 2019), the 3,283rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,010th in 2019) and the 125th most popular British Singer.

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  • 2.0M

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  • 58.91

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

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  • 2.37

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.85

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Leo Sayer ranks 1,122 out of 3,541Before him are Roberto Goyeneche, Gil Scott-Heron, Laila Kinnunen, Mary J. Blige, Viktor Lazlo, and Taboo. After him are Yoko Kanno, Sheena Easton, Irina Arkhipova, Kvitka Cisyk, Candice Night, and Doris Dragović.

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Among people born in 1948, Leo Sayer ranks 347Before him are Dušan Kovačević, Susanna Kaysen, Johan De Muynck, Oliver Shanti, Dave Cowens, and M. C. Gainey. After him are Alex Ribeiro, Mahamane Ousmane, Geoff Nicholls, Zhou Xiaochuan, Felix Kulov, and Paquito D'Rivera.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Leo Sayer ranks 3,283 out of 6,924Before him are Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw (1902), Centwine of Wessex (643), John Ireland (1879), John D. Barrow (1952), Vic Buckingham (1915), and Mary Elizabeth Braddon (1835). After him are Norman Smith (1923), Sheena Easton (1959), Steve Bloomer (1874), Eva Le Gallienne (1899), Robert Wight (1796), and James Whitbread Lee Glaisher (1848).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Leo Sayer ranks 125Before him are Janet Baker (1933), Gary Numan (1958), Calvin Harris (1984), Biff Byford (1951), Simon Fuller (1960), and Emma Bunton (1976). After him are Sheena Easton (1959), Long John Baldry (1941), Siouxsie Sioux (1957), Imogen Heap (1977), Acker Bilk (1929), and Chris Farlowe (1940).