Neil Tennant

1954 - Today

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Neil Francis Tennant (born 10 July 1954) is an English musician, singer, songwriter and music journalist, and co-founder of the synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys, which he formed with Chris Lowe in 1981. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Neil Tennant has received more than 1,768,350 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Neil Tennant is the 616th most popular singer (up from 653rd in 2019), the 2,078th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,112th in 2019) and the 70th most popular British Singer.

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  • 1.8M

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  • 63.22

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  • 30

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  • 4.23

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  • 3.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Neil Tennant ranks 616 out of 3,541Before him are Patti Page, Piero Cappuccilli, Nina Grieg, Alanis Morissette, Anna Tomowa-Sintow, and Lill Lindfors. After him are Đorđe Balašević, Sertab Erener, Melissa Etheridge, Agathonas Iakovidis, Ian Dury, and Idir.

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Among people born in 1954, Neil Tennant ranks 118Before him are David Lee Roth, Patsy Reddy, James Pickens Jr., Luis Arconada, Peter MacNicol, and Jon Krakauer. After him are Annie Sprinkle, Brigitte Lin, Lee Chang-dong, Patriarch Theodore II of Alexandria, Abdelilah Benkirane, and Akemi Iwata.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Neil Tennant ranks 2,078 out of 6,924Before him are Edmund Kean (1787), Matthew Stewart, 4th Earl of Lennox (1516), Alfred Fowler (1868), Luke Evans (1979), Stephen Rea (1946), and William Robertson Smith (1846). After him are Millicent Fawcett (1847), John Haigh (1909), Pieter de Molijn (1595), Robert Chambers (1802), John Hadley (1682), and Robert Palmer (1949).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Neil Tennant ranks 70Before him are Mary Hopkin (1950), Ed Sheeran (1991), Peter Frampton (1950), Dua Lipa (1995), Geri Halliwell (1972), and James Blunt (1974). After him are Ian Dury (1942), Genesis P-Orridge (1950), Gary Brooker (1945), Christine McVie (1943), Sandie Shaw (1947), and Adele (1988).

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