Mari Boine

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Mari Boine (born Mari Brit Randi Boine, 8 November 1956) is a Norwegian Sámi singer. She combined traditional Sámi joik singing with rock. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mari Boine has received more than 505,963 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Mari Boine is the 489th most popular singer (down from 481st in 2019), the 136th most popular biography from Norway (down from 132nd in 2019) and the 4th most popular Norwegian Singer.

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  • 510k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.54

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.60

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Mari Boine ranks 489 out of 3,541Before her are Gigi D'Agostino, Claudio Villa, Waylon Jennings, Ahmad Zahir, Bobby Darin, and Renato Carosone. After her are Don McLean, Isabella Colbran, Isabelle Aubret, John Wetton, Sinéad O'Connor, and Emmylou Harris.

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Among people born in 1956, Mari Boine ranks 87Before her are Alain Ducasse, Hans van Breukelen, Milan Babić, Taur Matan Ruak, Jens Fink-Jensen, and Frances Arnold. After her are Bo Derek, Sultan bin Salman Al Saud, Lisa Niemi, El Risitas, Luis Guzmán, and Klaus Allofs.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Mari Boine ranks 136 out of 735Before her are Ole Einar Bjørndalen (1974), Frits Thaulow (1847), May-Britt Moser (1963), Ole Gunnar Solskjær (1973), Jens Munk (1579), and Ulvhild Håkansdotter (1090). After her are Thorleif Haug (1894), Viggo Brun (1885), Odvar Nordli (1927), Haakon Magnusson of Norway (1068), Karin Fossum (1954), and Peter Waage (1833).

Among SINGERS In Norway

Among singers born in Norway, Mari Boine ranks 4Before her are Anni-Frid Lyngstad (1945), Kirsten Flagstad (1895), and Morten Harket (1959). After her are Wenche Myhre (1947), Nina Grieg (1845), Jahn Teigen (1949), Eva Nansen (1858), Kirsti Sparboe (1946), Anita Hegerland (1961), Nora Brockstedt (1923), and Sissel Kyrkjebø (1969).