Lisa Gerrard

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Lisa Germaine Gerrard (; born 12 April 1961) is an Australian musician, singer and composer who rose to prominence as part of the music group Dead Can Dance with music partner Brendan Perry. She is known for her unique singing style technique (glossolalia), influenced by her childhood spent in multicultural areas of Melbourne. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lisa Gerrard has received more than 1,243,728 page views. Her biography is available in 81 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 78 in 2019). Lisa Gerrard is the 257th most popular musician (down from 237th in 2019), the 32nd most popular biography from Australia and the most popular Australian Musician.

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

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Among musicians, Lisa Gerrard ranks 257 out of 2,675Before her are Sidney Bechet, José Feliciano, Amy Winehouse, Liberace, Kirk Hammett, and Mike Shinoda. After her are Jerry Reed, Ray Conniff, Heinrich Neuhaus, Wanda Landowska, Paul Wittgenstein, and Joe Zawinul.

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Among people born in 1961, Lisa Gerrard ranks 28Before her are Carlos Valderrama, Susan Boyle, Nastassja Kinski, Tim Roth, Laurence Fishburne, and Alfonso Cuarón. After her are Wade Williams, Dave Mustaine, Andoni Zubizarreta, Henry Rollins, Enzo Francescoli, and Karl von Habsburg.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Lisa Gerrard ranks 32 out of 790Before her are Robin Warren (1937), Tamam Shud case (1903), Joan Sutherland (1926), Elizabeth Blackburn (1948), Howard Florey (1898), and Kylie Minogue (1968). After her are John Cornforth (1917), James Clavell (1921), Lionel Logue (1880), Rod Taylor (1930), Alan Jones (1946), and Margaret Court (1942).

Among MUSICIANS In Australia

Among musicians born in Australia, Lisa Gerrard ranks 1After her are Nick Cave (1957), David Helfgott (1947), Phil Rudd (1954), Flea (1962), Michael Hutchence (1960), Sia (1975), Tommy Emmanuel (1955), Colin Burgess (1946), John Williams (1941), Daevid Allen (1938), and Mark Evans (1956).

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