PJ Harvey

1969 - Today

PJ Harvey

Polly Jean "PJ" Harvey (born 9 October 1969) is an English musician and singer-songwriter. Primarily known as a vocalist and guitarist, she is also proficient with a wide range of instruments.Harvey began her career in 1988 when she joined local band Automatic Dlamini as a vocalist, guitarist and saxophone player. The band's frontman, John Parish, became her long-term collaborator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of PJ Harvey has received more than 2,905,952 page views. Her biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 341st most popular musician.

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  • 2.9M

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  • 56.10

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, PJ Harvey ranks 341 out of 2,258Before her are Enrico Macias, Baden Powell, Steve Vai, Paul Desmond, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Chet Atkins. After her are Christian Lorenz, Eric Carr, Serj Tankian, Billy Gibbons, Billy Ray Cyrus, and David Popper.

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Among people born in 1969, PJ Harvey ranks 31Before her are Leonardo Araújo, Matthew Perry, Norman Reedus, Simon Baker, Jens Lehmann, and Kersti Kaljulaid. After her are Keith Flint, Ajay Devgn, Ed Miliband, Paul Rudd, Ellen Pompeo, and Mariah Carey.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, PJ Harvey ranks 1,178 out of 5,347Before her are Herbert Kilpin (1870), Mary Leakey (1913), Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk (1484), Ohthere of Hålogaland (900), Scott Adkins (1976), and Edward Lear (1812). After her are Harriet Taylor Mill (1807), Robert Stephenson (1803), John Austin (1790), Edward Bulwer-Lytton (1803), Robert Recorde (1512), and Joan Robinson (1903).

Among MUSICIANS In United Kingdom

Among musicians born in United Kingdom, PJ Harvey ranks 68Before her are Nicko McBrain (1952), Billy Idol (1955), Mark Hollis (1955), Paul Rodgers (1949), Roger Daltrey (1944), and Andy Summers (1942). After her are Ian Anderson (1947), Don Airey (1948), Ginger Baker (1939), Steve Hackett (1950), Dave Murray (1956), and Mick Taylor (1949).