Nexhmije Pagarusha

1933 - 2020

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Nexhmije Pagarusha (Albanian pronunciation: [neˈd͡ʒmijɛ pagaˈɾuʃa]; 7 May 1933 – 7 February 2020) was a Kosovo-Albanian singer and actress, often referred to as the queen of Kosovan music. Pagarusha gained acclaim as a recording artist in Kosova and neighbouring countries for her distinct soprano vocal range, which she displayed performing various Kosovan folk songs during her career, which spanned 36 years, from 1948, in her debut in Radio Prishtina, to 1984, in her final concert in Sarajevo. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nexhmije Pagarusha has received more than 124,065 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Nexhmije Pagarusha is the 361st most popular singer (up from 671st in 2019).

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  • 120k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 66.31

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Nexhmije Pagarusha ranks 361 out of 3,541Before her are Joseph Kobzon, Ali Farka Touré, Kim Carnes, Mariah Carey, Chubby Checker, and Miguel Bosé. After her are Udo Dirkschneider, Joey Tempest, Facundo Cabral, André Claveau, Lisa Marie Presley, and Carlo Bergonzi.

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Among people born in 1933, Nexhmije Pagarusha ranks 126Before her are Tomas Milian, Sacha Distel, Katharine, Duchess of Kent, Jehan Sadat, William Anders, and Franz, Duke of Bavaria. After her are Julian Bream, Cees Nooteboom, Emanuel Ungaro, Renato Salvatori, Will Sampson, and Edward Bunker. Among people deceased in 2020, Nexhmije Pagarusha ranks 164Before her are Carlo Ubbiali, Juan Giménez, Sisavath Keobounphanh, Sidi Ould Cheikh Abdallahi, Jack Charlton, and Giacomo dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto. After her are Pierre Nkurunziza, Emilio Caprile, Gérard Houllier, Jean Raspail, Cecil Bødker, and Julian Bream.

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