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Lights Poxleitner-Bokan (born Valerie Anne Poxleitner; April 11, 1987), known mononymously as Lights (previously stylized as LIGHTS), is a Canadian musician, singer, and songwriter. The platinum certified 2009 debut album, The Listening, included the singles "Drive My Soul" and "Saviour". Her second album, Siberia, which featured the single "Toes", was released in 2011. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lights has received more than 127,646 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Lights is the 3,874th most popular singer (down from 3,459th in 2019), the 1,263rd most popular biography from Canada (down from 1,051st in 2019) and the 62nd most popular Canadian Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 130k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 20.33

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.92

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Lights ranks 3,874 out of 3,528Before her are Dierks Bentley, Ace Hood, Lisa Ajax, Bertine Zetlitz, Mike Will Made It, and Sam Sparro. After her are Giannis Karagiannis, Paule Desjardins, Alicja Szemplińska, Cassadee Pope, Monali Thakur, and Phillip Phillips.

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Among people born in 1987, Lights ranks 1,295Before her are Sally Conway, Mário Brandão da Silveira, Ilana Glazer, Jason Day, Niall McGinn, and Tim Ream. After her are Maksim Dyldin, Hideya Okamoto, Shraddha Arya, Aidy Bryant, Andrei Bahdanovich, and Claudia Ciesla.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Lights ranks 1,263 out of 1,350Before her are Marlène Harnois (1986), Sophie Schmidt (1988), Jon Montgomery (1979), Corey Crawford (1984), Erin McLeod (1983), and Kim Lamarre (1988). After her are Trevor Devall (1972), Alex Pietrangelo (1990), Shannon Chan-Kent (1988), Jessie Reyez (1991), Priscilla Lopes-Schliep (1982), and Dale Begg-Smith (1985).

Among SINGERS In Canada

Among singers born in Canada, Lights ranks 62Before her are Tory Lanez (1992), Taylor Mitchell (1990), Melanie Fiona (1983), PartyNextDoor (1993), Allie X (1985), and Deborah Cox (1974). After her are Nikki Yanofsky (1994), Fefe Dobson (1985), and Tate McRae (2003).

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