Lou Bega

1975 - Today

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David Lubega (born 13 April 1975), better known by his stage name Lou Bega, is a German recording artist. His 1999 song "Mambo No. 5", a remake of Pérez Prado's 1949 instrumental piece, reached Number 1 in many European countries and was nominated for a Grammy Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lou Bega has received more than 1,178,468 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Lou Bega is the 1,280th most popular singer (down from 1,114th in 2019), the 3,867th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,895th in 2019) and the 52nd most popular German Singer.

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  • 1.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.82

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.04

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Lou Bega ranks 1,280 out of 3,541Before him are Simone Simons, Arthur Alexander, Helmut Lotti, Christina Milian, Tom Verlaine, and Cilla Black. After him are Amy Macdonald, Alissa White-Gluz, Ray Wilson, 6ix9ine, Shirley Manson, and Missy Elliott.

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Among people born in 1975, Lou Bega ranks 120Before him are Oleksandr Shovkovskiy, Robbie Fowler, Hugh Dancy, Jason Sudeikis, Yasmin Levy, and Nina Hoss. After him are India Summer, Ed Stafford, Adam Rodriguez, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Sara Gilbert, and Sean Lennon.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Lou Bega ranks 3,867 out of 5,289Before him are Michael, Prince of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1946), Nina Hoss (1975), Lothar Späth (1937), Stefan Andres (1906), Marieluise Fleißer (1901), and Halil Altıntop (1982). After him are Andrew Sachs (1930), Kevin Trapp (1990), Sebastian Kehl (1980), Ria Baran (1922), Friedrich Engel (1861), and Markus Babbel (1972).

Among SINGERS In Germany

Among singers born in Germany, Lou Bega ranks 52Before him are Max Raabe (1962), Mary Roos (1949), Ute Lemper (1963), Lena Meyer-Landrut (1991), Lian Ross (1962), and Bill Kaulitz (1989). After him are Andreas Scholl (1967), Rob Pilatus (1965), Hansi Kürsch (1966), Carlos Marín (1968), Ellen Allien (1968), and Joy Fleming (1944).