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Vanda Maria Ribeiro Furtado Tavares de Vasconcelos (born 17 June 1962), known professionally as Lio, is a Portuguese-Belgian singer and actress who was a pop icon in France and Belgium during the 1980s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lio has received more than 415,511 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Lio is the 1,279th most popular singer (up from 1,482nd in 2019), the 330th most popular biography from Portugal (up from 336th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Portuguese Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 420k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 48.24

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.23

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Lio ranks 1,279 out of 4,381Before her are Tony Martin, Goran Karan, Ana Torroja, Koko Taylor, Charlotte Perrelli, and Enrique Morente. After her are Sandra Reemer, Brian Hyland, Tetsuya Komuro, Cheo Feliciano, Dan Reynolds, and Salvador Sobral.

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Among people born in 1962, Lio ranks 232Before her are José Cura, Alexey Miller, Hunter Tylo, Domènec Torrent, Eriq La Salle, and Keir Starmer. After her are John Slattery, Edivaldo Martins Fonseca, Lana Clarkson, Stefano Gabbana, Anatoliy Serdyukov, and Jure Franko.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Lio ranks 330 out of 633Before her are Paulo Ferreira (1979), Bruno Fernandes (1994), Lourenço de Almeida (1480), Dulce Pontes (1969), Joaquim Carvalho (1937), and Rui Vitória (1970). After her are Jaime Pacheco (1958), Salvador Sobral (1989), Simão Sabrosa (1979), Simone de Oliveira (1938), Renato Sanches (1997), and Hugo Almeida (1984).

Among SINGERS In Portugal

Among singers born in Portugal, Lio ranks 8Before her are Carmen Miranda (1909), Zeca Afonso (1929), Maria Severa Onofriana (1820), Carlos do Carmo (1939), Mísia (1955), and Dulce Pontes (1969). After her are Salvador Sobral (1989), Simone de Oliveira (1938), Sara Tavares (1978), Paulo de Carvalho (1947), Carlos Mendes (1947), and Teresa Salgueiro (1969).