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Lhasa de Sela

1972 - 2010

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Lhasa de Sela (September 27, 1972 – January 1, 2010), also known by the mononym Lhasa, was an American-Canadian singer-songwriter who was raised in Mexico and the United States and divided her adult life between Canada and France. Her first album, La Llorona, went Platinum in Canada and brought Lhasa a Félix Award and a Juno Award. Following this success, Lhasa toured with Lilith Fair and then joined her sisters in a French circus troupe, contributing her husky voice to the musical backdrop. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lhasa de Sela has received more than 451,741 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Lhasa de Sela is the 1,165th most popular singer (down from 1,100th in 2019), the 6,244th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,083rd in 2019) and the 316th most popular American Singer.

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  • 450k

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  • 47.12

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.86

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Lhasa de Sela ranks 1,165 out of 3,528Before her are Mandy Moore, Gangubai Hangal, Anouk, Carlos Vives, Laila Kinnunen, and Azis. After her are Pete Ham, Natalie Imbruglia, Jeanette MacDonald, Salvador Sobral, James Arthur, and Elissa.

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Among people born in 1972, Lhasa de Sela ranks 128Before her are Poppy Montgomery, Beth Hart, Nina Badrić, Evan Williams, James Dashner, and Victor Ponta. After her are Sergey Aksyonov, Elissa, Paula Hawkins, Jang Dong-gun, Bang Si-hyuk, and Paul Gray. Among people deceased in 2010, Lhasa de Sela ranks 245Before her are Jamie Gillis, Takeshi Shudo, Vitaly Sevastyanov, Walter Rudin, Robert B. Parker, and Geoffrey Burbidge. After her are Carla Del Poggio, John Wooden, Hans van Mierlo, Nelly Landry, Irina Arkhipova, and Paul Gray.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lhasa de Sela ranks 6,244 out of 18,182Before her are Ferde Grofé (1892), Jill Tarter (1944), Harry Beaumont (1888), Mark Boone Junior (1955), Charles Daniels (1885), and Casey Kasem (1932). After her are Ben Sharpsteen (1895), Jerry Van Dyke (1931), Leo Buscaglia (1924), Stephen Sommers (1962), Memphis Slim (1915), and Mayim Bialik (1975).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Lhasa de Sela ranks 316Before her are Kenny Dorham (1924), Beth Hart (1972), Bob Hite (1943), Thomas Hampson (1955), Steve Porcaro (1957), and Mandy Moore (1984). After her are Jeanette MacDonald (1903), Gil Scott-Heron (1949), Sherrill Milnes (1935), Nancy Wilson (1937), Bob Welch (1945), and Darlene Love (1941).