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Marisa dos Reis Nunes ComIH (born 16 December 1973), known professionally as Mariza (Portuguese pronunciation: [mɐˈɾizɐ]), is a Portuguese fado singer.Mariza was born in Lourenço Marques, Portuguese Mozambique, to a Portuguese father, José Brandão Nunes, and a Mozambican mother, Isabel Nunes. When she was three years old, her family moved to Metropolitan Portugal, and she was raised in Lisbon's historic quarters of Mouraria and Alfama. While very young she began singing in a wide variety of musical styles, including gospel, soul and jazz. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mariza has received more than 321,069 page views. Her biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 38 in 2019). Mariza is the 1,015th most popular singer (up from 1,084th in 2019), the 18th most popular biography from Mozambique (up from 20th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Singer.

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  • 320k

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.54

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.53

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Mariza ranks 1,015 out of 3,528Before her are Martha Mödl, George London, Elīna Garanča, Pilar Lorengar, Nas, and Bobby Bland. After her are Shirley Verrett, Diana Damrau, Anita Traversi, Ofelya Hambardzumyan, Loretta Lynn, and Shaggy.

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Among people born in 1973, Mariza ranks 119Before her are Saïd Taghmaoui, Roman Golovchenko, Oliver Neuville, Igor Matovič, Nas, and Peter Facinelli. After her are Yunjin Kim, Paulo Fonseca, Juan Diego Flórez, Stacey Abrams, Shannon Elizabeth, and T. R. Knight.

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In Mozambique

Among people born in Mozambique, Mariza ranks 18 out of 34Before her are Filipe Nyusi (1959), Carlos Agostinho do Rosário (1954), Afric Simone (1956), Júlio Duarte Langa (1927), Ruy Guerra (1931), and Mia Couto (1955). After her are Paulo Fonseca (1973), Abel Xavier (1972), Luísa Diogo (1958), José Craveirinha (1922), Marcelino dos Santos (1929), and Vicente Lucas (1935).

Among SINGERS In Mozambique

Among singers born in Mozambique, Mariza ranks 2Before her are Afric Simone (1956). After her are António Calvário (1938).

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