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Cornell Iral Haynes Jr. (born November 2, 1974), better known by his stage name Nelly, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and entrepreneur. He embarked on his music career with Midwest hip hop group St. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nelly has received more than 6,418,109 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Nelly is the 1,639th most popular singer (down from 1,534th in 2019), the 9,008th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,732nd in 2019) and the 474th most popular American Singer.

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  • 6.4M

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  • 55.13

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.07

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.60

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Nelly ranks 1,639 out of 3,541Before him are Siti Nurhaliza, Demet Akalın, Carly Rae Jepsen, Seo Kang-joon, Tony Cetinski, and Tajči. After him are Taeyang, Mika Nakashima, Sergey Lazarev, Greg Graffin, Lawrence Tibbett, and Anne-Marie.

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Among people born in 1974, Nelly ranks 207Before him are Danny Pino, Christopher Gorham, Abubakar Shekau, Àlex Corretja, Roberto Heras, and Stephen Wiltshire. After him are Flavio Roma, Stephen Merchant, Sonya Walger, Jenna Fischer, Princess Claire of Belgium, and Mark Hunt.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Nelly ranks 9,008 out of 15,968Before him are Janine Turner (1962), Lee Calhoun (1933), Ruth Roland (1892), William E. Thornton (1929), Brad Anderson (1964), and Walker Percy (1916). After him are Jim Hall (1935), Eddie Cahill (1978), Anikka Albrite (1988), Buck Owens (1929), Joe E. Brown (1891), and Zitkala-Sa (1876).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Nelly ranks 474Before him are Irma Thomas (1941), Raekwon (1970), Joey Belladonna (1960), Ol' Dirty Bastard (1968), Rakim (1968), and Redfoo (1975). After him are Greg Graffin (1964), Lawrence Tibbett (1896), Bruce Hornsby (1954), Jeremy Camp (1978), Chuck Billy (1962), and AJ McLean (1978).

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