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Pat Metheny

1954 - Today

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Patrick Bruce Metheny ( mə-THEE-nee; born August 12, 1954) is an American jazz guitarist and composer. He is the leader of the Pat Metheny Group and is also involved in duets, solo works, and other side projects. His style incorporates elements of progressive and contemporary jazz, Latin jazz, and jazz fusion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pat Metheny has received more than 1,596,572 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Pat Metheny is the 351st most popular musician (up from 399th in 2019), the 1,958th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,081st in 2019) and the 106th most popular American Musician.

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  • 1.6M

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  • 67.08

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.08

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Pat Metheny ranks 351 out of 2,675Before him are Enrico Macias, Joe Strummer, Sérgio Mendes, Farid al-Atrash, Jack Bruce, and Adrian Smith. After him are Richie Sambora, Mick Taylor, Coleman Hawkins, Steve Morse, Billy Ray Cyrus, and Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1954, Pat Metheny ranks 58Before him are Riccardo Patrese, Michael Dudikoff, Uli Stielike, David Grossman, Eric Gerets, and Ross Brawn. After him are Ilan Ramon, Kathleen Turner, Steve Morse, Jorge Jesus, Chris Evert, and Katey Sagal.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Pat Metheny ranks 1,958 out of 15,968Before him are Aaron Eckhart (1968), William Lipscomb (1919), Henry Molaison (1926), Spiro Agnew (1918), Rami Malek (1981), and Thomas Eakins (1844). After him are Karl Barry Sharpless (1941), James Bond (1900), John DeLorean (1925), Richie Sambora (1959), William Daniel Phillips (1948), and Susan Sullivan (1942).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Pat Metheny ranks 106Before him are Johnny Ramone (1948), Peggy Lee (1920), Ry Cooder (1947), Steve Vai (1960), Robby Krieger (1946), and Bobby McFerrin (1950). After him are Richie Sambora (1959), Coleman Hawkins (1904), Steve Morse (1954), Billy Ray Cyrus (1961), Wayne Shorter (1933), and Moby (1965).

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