Lisa Gerrard

1961 - Today

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Lisa Germaine Gerrard ( jə-RARD; born 12 April 1961) is an Australian musician, singer and composer and member of the group Dead Can Dance with music partner Brendan Perry. She is known for her unique singing style technique (glossolalia). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lisa Gerrard has received more than 1,626,896 page views. Her biography is available in 79 different languages on Wikipedia. Lisa Gerrard is the 298th most popular musician (up from 300th in 2019), the 39th most popular biography from Australia (up from 44th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Australian Musician.

Lisa Gerrard is most famous for being the vocalist of the group Dead Can Dance.

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  • 1.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.13

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 79

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.09

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among musicians, Lisa Gerrard ranks 298 out of 3,175Before her are Sixto Rodriguez, Terpander, André Previn, Riccardo Cocciante, Johann Friedrich Franz Burgmüller, and Jerry Reed. After her are David Popper, Salif Keita, Barış Manço, Carl Michael Bellman, Joe Strummer, and Fela Kuti.

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Among people born in 1961, Lisa Gerrard ranks 47Before her are Dmitry Muratov, Karl von Habsburg, Andy Lau, Macky Sall, Ricky Gervais, and Ben Johnson. After her are Armin Meiwes, Ian Rush, Aziz Akhannouch, Daniele Massaro, Wayne Gretzky, and Walter Mazzarri.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Lisa Gerrard ranks 39 out of 1,143Before her are Ned Kelly (1855), Tamam Shud case (1903), John Noble (1948), Kylie Minogue (1968), Joan Sutherland (1926), and Alan Jones (1946). After her are Phil Rudd (1954), Rod Taylor (1930), Roy Emerson (1936), Johnny Logan (1954), Barry Marshall (1951), and Eric Bana (1968).

Among MUSICIANS In Australia

Among musicians born in Australia, Lisa Gerrard ranks 2Before her are Sia (1975). After her are Phil Rudd (1954), Nick Cave (1957), Flea (1962), Michael Hutchence (1960), Colin Burgess (1946), David Helfgott (1947), Mark Evans (1956), Daevid Allen (1938), John Williams (1941), and Tommy Emmanuel (1955).