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Mac Davis

1942 - 2020

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Morris Mac Davis (January 21, 1942 – September 29, 2020) was an American country music singer, songwriter, and actor. A native of Lubbock, Texas, he enjoyed success as a crossover artist, and during his early career he wrote for Elvis Presley, providing him with the hits "Memories", "In the Ghetto", "Don't Cry Daddy", and "A Little Less Conversation". A subsequent solo career in the 1970s produced hits such as "Baby, Don't Get Hooked on Me". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mac Davis has received more than 2,857,065 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Mac Davis is the 2,222nd most popular singer (up from 2,290th in 2019), the 11,977th most popular biography from United States (up from 12,022nd in 2019) and the 635th most popular American Singer.

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  • 2.9M

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  • 38.09

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  • 16

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  • 1.34

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  • 3.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Mac Davis ranks 2,222 out of 3,528Before him are Taio Cruz, Tim Armstrong, Theuns Jordaan, Shane Filan, Glennis Grace, and Philippe Lafontaine. After him are Era Istrefi, Warrel Dane, Tracey Thorn, Eyal Golan, Brett Anderson, and Skylar Grey.

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Among people born in 1942, Mac Davis ranks 610Before him are Anthony W. England, Karen Hantze Susman, Olivia Cole, Adrian Metcalfe, Jürgen Kissner, and Bobby Rydell. After him are Gerry Ashworth, Ann Packer, Geoffrey Palmer, Walter Lini, Nathan Deal, and Kathleen Blanco. Among people deceased in 2020, Mac Davis ranks 675Before him are Nicholas Parsons, Gene Reynolds, Geoffrey Palmer, Erick Morillo, Tarun Gogoi, and Jay Benedict. After him are Road Warrior Animal, Nate Brooks, Rahat Indori, Michel Roux, Tony Waiters, and Balbir Singh Sr..

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mac Davis ranks 11,977 out of 18,182Before him are Colin Jost (1982), Greg Mottola (1964), Rodger Bumpass (1951), Justin Berfield (1986), Phil LaMarr (1967), and Jay Benedict (1951). After him are L.A. Reid (1956), Carl Robie (1945), Ross Lynch (1995), David Gallagher (1985), Hiram Fong (1906), and Leroy Chiao (1960).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Mac Davis ranks 635Before him are Michelle Williams (1979), Carrie Underwood (1983), Amanda Lepore (1967), Cheryl Lynn (1957), Bobby Rydell (1942), and Tim Armstrong (1965). After him are Warrel Dane (1961), Skylar Grey (1986), Marcus Mumford (1987), Levi Stubbs (1936), Kurtis Blow (1959), and Everlast (1969).