Matt Sorum

1960 - Today

Matt Sorum

Matthew William Sorum (born November 19, 1960) is an American drummer and percussionist. He is best known as both a former member of the hard rock band Guns N' Roses, with whom he recorded three studio albums, and as a member of the supergroup Velvet Revolver. Sorum is currently a member of the touring project, Kings of Chaos, and is a former member of both the Cult and Y Kant Tori Read. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matt Sorum has received more than 1,070,938 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,045th most popular musician.

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  • 46.19

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.77

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Matt Sorum ranks 1,048 out of 2,258Before him are Blind Willie Johnson, Ian Stuart Donaldson, Hank Marvin, Sonny Clark, Jimmy Cobb, and David Cross. After him are Horace Andy, Al Kooper, Christian Zacharias, Hubert Sumlin, Duane Eddy, and Matt Bellamy.

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Among people born in 1960, Matt Sorum ranks 150Before him are Dominique Wilkins, Jon Huntsman Jr., Brenda Strong, Jari Kurri, Neil Flynn, and Eric Betzig. After him are Annabella Sciorra, Isaac Herzog, Vladimir Krutov, Mikael Håfström, Sally Yates, and Tracy Pollan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Matt Sorum ranks 5,003 out of 12,171Before him are Billie Burke (1884), George Eads (1967), Joan Osborne (1962), King Kong Bundy (1955), Dorothy Gish (1898), and Gina Torres (1969). After him are Howard Schultz (1953), James Franciscus (1934), Jim Lightbody (1882), Emma Roberts (1991), Shirley Booth (1898), and Charles Demuth (1883).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Matt Sorum ranks 400Before him are Jason Becker (1969), Charlie Mariano (1923), Steven Adler (1965), Marshmello (1992), Wynton Marsalis (1961), and Blind Willie Johnson (1897). After him are Al Kooper (1944), Duane Eddy (1938), Randy Jackson (1961), Skip James (1902), Wynton Kelly (1931), and Myles Kennedy (1969).