Lila Downs

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Ana Lila Downs Sánchez (born 19 September 1968) is a Mexican singer-songwriter and actress. She performs her own compositions and the works of others in multiple genres, as well as tapping into Mexican traditional and popular music. She also incorporates indigenous Mexican influences and has recorded songs in many indigenous languages such as Mixtec, Zapotec, Mayan, Nahuatl and Purépecha. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lila Downs has received more than 517,117 page views. Her biography is available in 111 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 110 in 2019). Lila Downs is the 647th most popular singer (up from 656th in 2019), the 135th most popular biography from Mexico (down from 128th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Mexican Singer.

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  • 62.93

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  • 111

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Lila Downs ranks 647 out of 3,541Before her are René Jacobs, "Weird Al" Yankovic, Lotte Lehmann, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Virginia E. Johnson, and Christine McVie. After her are Nicki Minaj, Vince Neil, Sandie Shaw, Izhar Cohen, Adele, and Mikel Laboa.

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Among people born in 1968, Lila Downs ranks 66Before her are Michael Kiske, Damon Albarn, Mateusz Morawiecki, Paul Scheuring, Michael Weatherly, and Anna Gunn. After her are Kelly Hu, Daniel Dae Kim, Cliff Curtis, Robert Rodriguez, Margrethe Vestager, and Kelly Rutherford.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Lila Downs ranks 135 out of 487Before her are Edith González (1964), José Vasconcelos (1882), Valentín Gómez Farías (1781), Juventino Rosas (1868), Francisco S. Carvajal (1870), and Laura Harring (1964). After her are Juan Álvarez (1790), Jacob Bekenstein (1947), José Alfredo Jiménez (1926), Manuel Álvarez Bravo (1902), Ignacio Allende (1769), and José José (1948).

Among SINGERS In Mexico

Among singers born in Mexico, Lila Downs ranks 5Before her are Vicente Fernández (1940), Thalía (1971), Jorge Negrete (1910), and Juan Gabriel (1950). After her are José Alfredo Jiménez (1926), Paulina Rubio (1971), Luis Miguel (1970), Marco Antonio Solís (1959), Anahí (1983), Alejandro Fernández (1971), and Dulce María (1985).

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