Phil Anselmo

1968 - Today

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Philip Hansen Anselmo (born June 30, 1968) is an American heavy metal vocalist best known as the lead singer for Pantera, Down, and Superjoint, amongst other musical projects. He is the owner of Housecore Records. Anselmo is regarded as one of the greatest frontmen in metal history, known for being particularly animated and donning a machismo attitude that became emblematic of the general theme of Pantera. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Phil Anselmo has received more than 3,032,547 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Phil Anselmo is the 815th most popular singer (down from 750th in 2019), the 4,561st most popular biography from United States (down from 4,021st in 2019) and the 236th most popular American Singer.

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  • 32

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  • 5.21

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  • 3.34

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Among singers, Phil Anselmo ranks 815 out of 3,541Before him are Sami Yusuf, Riccardo Fogli, Dr. John, Gregg Allman, Michael Bublé, and The Weeknd. After him are Dennis Frederiksen, Lightnin' Hopkins, Guy Béart, Elaine Paige, Angelica Catalani, and Midge Ure.

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Among people born in 1968, Phil Anselmo ranks 89Before him are Timothy Olyphant, Colin McRae, Patsy Kensit, Ramush Haradinaj, Robert Jarni, and Cuba Gooding Jr.. After him are Molly Ringwald, Martin Dahlin, Jorja Fox, Abu Ayyub al-Masri, Marcus Grönholm, and Rasmus Lerdorf.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Phil Anselmo ranks 4,561 out of 15,968Before him are Dennis Haysbert (1954), George Bellows (1882), Cuba Gooding Jr. (1968), Benjamin Apthorp Gould (1824), Doug Savant (1964), and John Carroll Lynch (1963). After him are Julie Bowen (1970), Colm Feore (1958), Buster Douglas (1960), Godfrey Reggio (1940), Ed Heinemann (1908), and Dennis Frederiksen (1951).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Phil Anselmo ranks 236Before him are Johnny "Guitar" Watson (1935), Tammi Terrell (1945), Travis Scott (1991), Vanilla Ice (1967), Dr. John (1941), and Gregg Allman (1947). After him are Dennis Frederiksen (1951), Lightnin' Hopkins (1912), Bill Medley (1940), Adam Lambert (1982), Rita Coolidge (1945), and Minnie Riperton (1947).