Lyle Mays

1953 - 2020

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Lyle David Mays (November 27, 1953 – February 10, 2020) was an American jazz pianist, composer, and member of the Pat Metheny Group. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lyle Mays has received more than 457,134 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Lyle Mays is the 789th most popular musician, the 3,967th most popular biography from United States and the 276th most popular American Musician.

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Among musicians, Lyle Mays ranks 789 out of 2,675Before her are Big Joe Turner, Vitas, Christian Ferras, Paul van Dyk, Dave Grohl, and Tommy Aldridge. After her are Lennie Tristano, Taj Mahal, Vanessa-Mae, Andi Deris, Juan d'Arienzo, and Joe Walsh.

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Among people born in 1953, Lyle Mays ranks 135Before her are Agathe Uwilingiyimana, Jane Badler, Ivica Šurjak, Maurizio Malvestiti, Sophie Calle, and Sergio Castellitto. After her are Kathleen Kennedy, David Chipperfield, Steve Jackson, Stanley Williams, Carlos Mesa, and Paul Haggis. Among people deceased in 2020, Lyle Mays ranks 313Before her are Adrianus Johannes Simonis, Jahn Teigen, Michael Robinson, Tom Belsø, Zhaksylyk Ushkempirov, and Fernando Solanas. After her are Tonie Marshall, Wes Unseld, Edmond Baraffe, Tatyana Prorochenko, John Baldessari, and Fatemeh Rahbar.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lyle Mays ranks 3,967 out of 15,968Before her are Alice Ball (1892), Dave Grohl (1969), Black Hawk (1767), Jim Reeves (1923), Roy J. Plunkett (1910), and Tommy Aldridge (1950). After her are Lennie Tristano (1919), Taj Mahal (1942), Sam Wanamaker (1919), Giovanni Ribisi (1974), John Amos (1939), and Warren Oates (1928).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Lyle Mays ranks 276Before her are Louis Moreau Gottschalk (1829), Berry Gordy (1929), Woody Herman (1913), Big Joe Turner (1911), Dave Grohl (1969), and Tommy Aldridge (1950). After her are Lennie Tristano (1919), Taj Mahal (1942), Joe Walsh (1947), Henry Cowell (1897), John Mayer (1977), and Johnny Hodges (1906).