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Mark King

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Mark Raymond King (born 20 October 1958) is an English musician. He is the lead singer and bassist of the band Level 42. King is known for his slap style of playing the bass guitar, with MusicRadar describing him as "the guy who put the slap in pop during the 80s". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mark King has received more than 30,819 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Mark King is the 1,766th most popular musician (up from 1,913th in 2019), the 4,476th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 4,641st in 2019) and the 298th most popular British Musician.

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  • 17

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Among musicians, Mark King ranks 1,766 out of 2,662Before him are Lene Marlin, Guy Fletcher, Robert Stigwood, Dominic Howard, Mikhail Krug, and Charlie Puth. After him are Brian Bennett, Brad Wilk, Andy Fraser, Louis Walsh, Jack Casady, and Angerfist.

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Among people born in 1958, Mark King ranks 331Before him are Martin Whitmarsh, Bill Berry, Thomas Reiter, Sergei Pavlovich Baltacha, Manuel Serifo Nhamadjo, and Antoine Kambanda. After him are Simon Baron-Cohen, Wendie Jo Sperber, David O'Leary, Frank Ullrich, Derek Riggs, and Tom Shadyac.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Mark King ranks 4,476 out of 7,765Before him are Jack Wilshere (1992), William Burges (1827), Edgeworth David (1858), Alex Garland (1970), George Montagu (1751), and Isabel Jeans (1891). After him are Brian Bennett (1940), Ali Smith (1962), Simon Baron-Cohen (1958), Andy Fraser (1952), Sam Taylor-Johnson (1967), and Harry Blackstaffe (1868).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, Mark King ranks 298Before him are Nick Rhodes (1962), Jason Orange (1970), Dave Mason (1946), Ian Wallace (1946), Guy Fletcher (1960), and Dominic Howard (1977). After him are Brian Bennett (1940), Andy Fraser (1952), Zayn Malik (1993), Solomon (1902), Jule Styne (1905), and Robert Del Naja (1966).

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