Les Claypool

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Les Claypool

Leslie Edward Claypool (born September 29, 1963) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, producer, author, director, and actor. He is best known as the founder, lead singer, bassist, primary songwriter, and only continuous member of the funk metal band Primus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Les Claypool has received more than 2,088,176 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,732nd most popular musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 37.67

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Les Claypool ranks 1,735 out of 2,258Before him are Philip Selway, Roope Latvala, Julian Lloyd Webber, Lost Frequencies, Bushido, and Deadmau5. After him are Jimmy Miller, Jon Schaffer, Jimmy Webb, Adam Taubitz, Goldie, and Robb Flynn.

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Among people born in 1963, Les Claypool ranks 412Before him are Aloísio Pires Alves, Toshiya Miura, Gianfranco Rosi, Hennadiy Lytovchenko, Corinne Maier, and Liu Huan. After him are Jed Brophy, Joel Osteen, John Cameron Mitchell, Peter Rufai, Mike Gascoyne, and Peter Stamm.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Les Claypool ranks 8,380 out of 12,171Before him are Arabian Prince (null), Mike Colter (1976), Lindsay Price (1976), Jada Fire (1976), Lil Jon (1971), and Arthur Laurents (1917). After him are Ernestine Anderson (null), Scott Steiner (1962), Derek Jeter (1974), Christy Canyon (1966), Robin Lord Taylor (1978), and Jack Lew (1955).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Les Claypool ranks 687Before him are Post Malone (1995), Adam Jones (1965), James Williamson (1949), Marin Alsop (1956), Meredith Brooks (1958), and Reginald Arvizu (1969). After him are Jon Schaffer (1968), Jimmy Webb (1946), Robb Flynn (1967), Joe Lovano (1952), Randy Jackson (1956), and Debbie Gibson (1970).