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, 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 394,732 page views. Her biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Lhasa de Sela is the 1,102nd most popular singer (down from 1,063rd in 2019), the 6,087th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,642nd in 2019) and the 312th most popular American Singer.

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  • 390k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.06

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Lhasa de Sela ranks 1,102 out of 3,541Before her are Luis Miguel, Hanka Paldum, Izumi Sakai, Van McCoy, Don Omar, and Carl Douglas. After her are Wiz Khalifa, Azis, Elena Paparizou, Joe Jonas, Majida El Roumi, and Simon Fuller.

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Among people born in 1972, Lhasa de Sela ranks 118Before her are Noriaki Kasai, Trine Dyrholm, Abel Xavier, RedOne, Edward Calvin Kendall, and Facundo Arana. After her are Kirsten Vangsness, Julie Benz, Christian Ziege, Victor Ponta, Elissa, and Tré Cool. Among people deceased in 2010, Lhasa de Sela ranks 248Before her are Hans van Mierlo, Enrique Morente, Kenneth Noland, Chushiro Hayashi, Galimzyan Khusainov, and Eino Tamberg. After her are Corey Haim, Irina Arkhipova, Sally Menke, Vesna Parun, Bernard Clavel, and Edoardo Sanguineti.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lhasa de Sela ranks 6,087 out of 15,968Before her are Shirley Ann Grau (1929), Jocelyn Brando (1919), Mary Lou Williams (1910), Jennifer Hudson (1981), Doug Hutchison (1960), and Edward Everett (1794). After her are Billy Barty (1924), Wiz Khalifa (1987), Eli Lilly (1838), Edward Cook (1888), Zero Mostel (1915), and Granville Woods (1856).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Lhasa de Sela ranks 312Before her are Conway Twitty (1933), Yvonne Elliman (1951), Jakob Dylan (1969), Bob Hite (1943), Jon Brion (1963), and Van McCoy (1940). After her are Wiz Khalifa (1987), Joe Jonas (1989), Willie Colón (1950), Darlene Love (1941), Gil Scott-Heron (1949), and Mary J. Blige (1971).