MUSICIAN

Mike Watt

1957 - Today

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Michael David Watt (born December 20, 1957) is an American bassist, vocalist and songwriter. Watt co-founded and played bass guitar for the rock bands Minutemen, Dos, and Firehose. He is also the frontman for the supergroup Big Walnuts Yonder, a member of the art rock group Banyan and is involved with several other musical projects. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mike Watt has received more than 632,539 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Mike Watt is the 2,239th most popular musician (down from 1,990th in 2019), the 11,872nd most popular biography from United States and the 980th most popular American Musician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 630k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 50.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.03

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Mike Watt ranks 2,239 out of 2,675Before him are Roger Sanchez, Şebnem Ferah, Dave Abbruzzese, Stala, Hallucinogen, and ICS Vortex. After him are Madeleine Peyroux, Robin Finck, Joe Duplantier, Frank Bello, Henry Jackman, and Dan Swanö.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1957, Mike Watt ranks 509Before him are Amy Goodman, Takahiro Kimura, Shinichiro Takahashi, Joseph Atiyeh, Michael Foale, and Norbert Növényi. After him are Hannelore Anke, Xu Haifeng, Richard Jeni, Robert de Castella, Robin Cousins, and Amanda Redman.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mike Watt ranks 11,872 out of 15,968Before him are Al Jean (1961), Becca Fitzpatrick (1979), Roy D. Bridges Jr. (1943), Anthony Parker (1975), Larry Craig (1945), and Madge Evans (1909). After him are Hattie Wyatt Caraway (1878), Seth Meyers (1973), Kristy McNichol (1962), Ishmael Reed (1938), George Stephanopoulos (1961), and Kevin Willis (1962).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Mike Watt ranks 980Before him are Ralph Stanley (1927), Chris Adler (1972), Billy Gould (1963), Bob Johnston (1932), Roger Sanchez (1967), and Dave Abbruzzese (1968). After him are Madeleine Peyroux (1974), Robin Finck (1971), Frank Bello (1965), David Lovering (1961), Jewel (1974), and Scott Storch (1973).