Nikki Sixx

1958 - Today

Nikki Sixx

Nikki Sixx (born Frank Carlton Serafino Feranna Jr.; December 11, 1958) is an American musician, songwriter, radio host, and photographer, best known as the co-founder, bassist, and primary songwriter of the band Mötley Crüe. Prior to forming Mötley Crüe, Sixx was a member of Sister before going on to form London with his Sister bandmate Lizzie Grey. In 2000, he formed side project group 58 with Dave Darling, Steve Gibb and Bucket Baker issuing one album, titled Diet for a New America, the same year while, in 2002, he formed the hard rock supergroup Brides of Destruction with L.A. Guns guitarist Tracii Guns. Formed in 2006, initially to record an audio accompaniment to Sixx's autobiography The Heroin Diaries: A Year in the Life of a Shattered Rock Star, his side band Sixx:A.M. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikki Sixx has received more than 8,624,821 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 383rd most popular musician.

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  • 8.6M

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  • 55.10

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  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Nikki Sixx ranks 383 out of 2,258Before him are Stig Anderson, Joey DeMaio, Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach, Mick Taylor, Nick Drake, and Adrian Smith. After him are Artur Schnabel, Per Gessle, Wolfgang Sawallisch, Ginette Neveu, Ralf Hütter, and Grigory Sokolov.

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Among people born in 1958, Nikki Sixx ranks 38Before him are Hugo Sánchez, Javier Aguirre, Annette Bening, Avigdor Lieberman, Angela Bassett, and Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca. After him are Janez Janša, Madeleine Stowe, Chris Columbus, Dragan Đokanović, Elio de Angelis, and Goran Hadžić.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Nikki Sixx ranks 2,015 out of 12,171Before him are Carl Perkins (1932), Michael Rooker (1955), Allan Kaprow (1927), Wes Studi (1947), Kim Carnes (1945), and Kelly Lynch (1959). After him are Arthur Danto (1924), Stephen Lang (1952), Cornell Woolrich (1903), Eazy-E (1964), George Gaylord Simpson (1902), and Robert W. Wood (1868).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Nikki Sixx ranks 118Before him are Wayne Shorter (1933), Alan Menken (1949), Tony Levin (1946), Wes Montgomery (1923), Johnny Ramone (1948), and Joey DeMaio (1954). After him are Fred Durst (1970), Robby Krieger (1946), Gerry Mulligan (1927), Benny Golson (1929), Ry Cooder (1947), and Pat Metheny (1954).