Loreena McKennitt

1957 - Today

Loreena McKennitt

Loreena Isabel Irene McKennitt, (born February 17, 1957) is a Canadian musician, composer, harpist, accordionist, and pianist who writes, records and performs world music with Celtic and Middle Eastern themes. McKennitt is known for her refined and clear dramatic soprano vocals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Loreena McKennitt has received more than 1,198,107 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 331st most popular musician.

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  • 1.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.32

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.47

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Loreena McKennitt ranks 331 out of 2,258Before her are Buddy Guy, Coleman Hawkins, Roger Daltrey, Dionisio Aguado y García, Jacques Loussier, and Peter Criss. After her are Beck, Andy Summers, Roger Whittaker, Enrico Macias, Baden Powell, and Steve Vai.

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Among people born in 1957, Loreena McKennitt ranks 38Before her are Theo van Gogh, Nick Cave, Michael Madsen, Anna Lindh, Ivo Josipović, and Rinat Dasayev. After her are Cesare Prandelli, Masayoshi Son, Kelly McGillis, Marita Koch, Yuen Biao, and Lucien Favre.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Loreena McKennitt ranks 70 out of 840Before her are Steven Pinker (1954), Rachel McAdams (1978), Rudolph A. Marcus (1923), Geneviève Bujold (1942), David Easton (1917), and Justin Bieber (1994). After her are Mike Myers (1963), A. E. van Vogt (1912), Mylène Farmer (1961), Carrie-Anne Moss (1967), Jacques Villeneuve (1971), and Joshua Slocum (1844).

Among MUSICIANS In Canada

Among musicians born in Canada, Loreena McKennitt ranks 7Before her are Leonard Cohen (1934), Glenn Gould (1932), Neil Young (1945), Oscar Peterson (1925), Joni Mitchell (1943), and Avril Lavigne (1984). After her are Gil Evans (1912), David Foster (1949), Diana Krall (1964), Maynard Ferguson (1928), Paul Bley (1932), and Robbie Robertson (1943).

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