Loleatta Holloway

1946 - 2011

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Loleatta Holloway (, lo-LEE-tə; November 5, 1946 – March 21, 2011) was an American singer known for disco songs such as "Hit and Run" and "Love Sensation". In December 2016, Billboard named her the 95th most successful dance artist of all time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Loleatta Holloway has received more than 426,113 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Loleatta Holloway is the 1,596th most popular singer (down from 1,567th in 2019), the 8,823rd most popular biography from United States (down from 7,845th in 2019) and the 456th most popular American Singer.

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  • 430k

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  • 55.37

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Loleatta Holloway ranks 1,596 out of 3,541Before her are Magnus Uggla, Eleni Foureira, Emmelie de Forest, Hélène Ségara, Frankie Lymon, and Fontella Bass. After her are Brad Delp, Noemi, Dao Bandon, Concha Buika, Alaska, and Lucinda Williams.

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Among people born in 1946, Loleatta Holloway ranks 534Before her are Giorgos Koudas, Kjell Johansson, Sonny Perdue, Michel Chossudovsky, Hannes Swoboda, and Harald Irmscher. After her are Charles Asati, Jacques Sylla, César Villanueva, Joseph Serge Miot, Reinhard Lauck, and Kees Schouhamer Immink. Among people deceased in 2011, Loleatta Holloway ranks 341Before her are Kjell Johansson, Mamoni Raisom Goswami, Iván Menczel, Chris Lawrence, Salmaan Taseer, and Roberto Lippi. After her are Oldřich Machač, Mohamed Bouazizi, Aloysius Ambrozic, Annette Charles, François Nourissier, and Elaine Stewart.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Loleatta Holloway ranks 8,823 out of 15,968Before her are Chris Bosh (1984), Kenneth Rexroth (1905), Fontella Bass (1940), Anthony Lake (1939), Lowell Sherman (1888), and Wally Ris (1924). After her are Napoleon Chagnon (1938), Jon Tenney (1961), F. Gary Gray (1969), Jonathan Gilbert (1967), Brad Delp (1951), and Daniel Akaka (1924).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Loleatta Holloway ranks 456Before her are Johnny Ace (1929), MC Ren (1969), Eddy Arnold (1918), Charlie Dominici (1951), Frankie Lymon (1942), and Fontella Bass (1940). After her are Brad Delp (1951), Lucinda Williams (1953), C. J. Ramone (1965), Roy Acuff (1903), Jay Park (1987), and Mildred Bailey (1907).