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Mick Hucknall

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Michael James Hucknall (born 8 June 1960) is an English singer and songwriter. Hucknall achieved international fame in the 1980s as the lead singer and songwriter of the soul-influenced pop band Simply Red, with whom he enjoyed a 25-year career and sold over 50 million albums. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mick Hucknall has received more than 2,820,130 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Mick Hucknall is the 883rd most popular singer (up from 1,224th in 2019), the 2,707th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 3,502nd in 2019) and the 96th most popular British Singer.

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  • 49.54

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  • 15

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  • 4.26

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  • 2.11

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Mick Hucknall ranks 883 out of 3,528Before him are Bill Medley, Laurel Aitken, Sandro de América, Elaine Paige, Serge Lama, and Jimmie Rodgers. After him are Billy Ocean, Cat Power, Theo Adam, Toše Proeski, Liane Augustin, and Patsy Cline.

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Among people born in 1960, Mick Hucknall ranks 155Before him are Franz Welser-Möst, Mohamed Bazoum, Bako Sahakyan, Atom Egoyan, Doug Jones, and Dominique Wilkins. After him are David Baldacci, Tracy Pollan, Yu Hua, Taneti Mamau, Jari Kurri, and Igor Larionov.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Mick Hucknall ranks 2,707 out of 7,765Before him are Thandie Newton (1972), Gillian Rubinstein (1942), Arthur Ransome (1884), Elaine Paige (1948), Patrick Manson (1844), and John Osborne (1929). After him are Dan Stevens (1982), Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury (1400), Adolphus Cambridge, 1st Marquess of Cambridge (1868), John Christie (1899), Edmund Campion (1540), and Frederic W. H. Myers (1843).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Mick Hucknall ranks 96Before him are Nicky Hopkins (1944), Andrew Ridgeley (1963), Nick Kamen (1962), Jerome Flynn (1963), Charli XCX (1992), and Elaine Paige (1948). After him are Tony Martin (1957), Harry Styles (1994), Chris Farlowe (1940), Kiki Dee (1947), Paul Weller (1958), and Paul Potts (1970).